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Meet California’s largest, most experienced partition team. We have decades of combined experience handling partition actions throughout California.

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Scott Talkov

Partition Attorney / Managing Partner

Scott Talkov is the President of Talkov Law in California where he focuses on partition actions and related real estate litigation. He is a former partner at one of the region’s oldest law firms. Scott graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law after completing his undergraduate degree at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Olivia Dajee

Partition Attorney

Olivia Dajee is a Partition Attorney with Talkov Law where she assists co-owners in bringing an end to their co-ownership disputes by filing a partition action. Olivia graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

Adeeb Djawad

Partition Attorney

Adeeb Djawad is a Partition Attorney with Talkov Law. He practices partition actions and related co-ownership disputes. Adeeb graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

Katja Grosch

Katja M. Grosch

Partition Attorney (Of Counsel)

Katja Grosch is a Partition Attorney for all of Talkov Law’s offices. She graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law. She has experience litigating matters in both state and federal courts, as well as appearing in more than 50 matters in California Appellate Courts.

Natalie Myung

Partition Attorney

Natalie Myung is a Partition Attorney with Talkov Law where she practices in the area of partition actions and related real estate litigation. Natalie graduated from UC Law San Francisco (previously UC Hastings, College of the Law).

Scott Resnick

Partition Attorney

Scott Resnick is a Partition Attorney with Talkov Law where the focus of his practice is the equitable division of co-owned property via a partition action. Scott received his J.D. from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University while simultaneously obtaining his MBA.

Attorney Colleen Sparks

Colleen Talkov

Partition Attorney

Colleen Talkov (Sparks) is a dedicated Partition Attorney who specializes in helping co-owners navigate the process of partition actions in California. Colleen ensures her clients achieve fair and efficient resolutions to their partition disputes.

Elaine Huang

Partition Law Clerk

Elaine Huang is a Partition Law Clerk with Talkov Law where she assists attorneys with partition actions and ending co-ownership disputes. Elaine is in her third year of law school at UC Law San Francisco (previously UC Hastings, College of the Law).

Layla Ong

Layla Christian Ong

Operations Director

Layla Christian Ong is the Partition Operations Director at Talkov Law serving all of the firm’s offices in California. Layla completed a Digital Marketing Certificate at the University of California, San Diego after completing her undergraduate degree at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington.

Madeline Smitherman

Human Resources Director

Madeline Smitherman is Talkov Law’s Human Resources Director. Madeline is in charge of the firm’s human resources, administration, personnel, and business systems. She graduated from Grand Canyon University with her degree in Government & Legal Studies.

Francisco Ramos

Partition Intake Director

Francisco Ramos is the Partition Intake Director at Talkov Law, where he focuses on partition actions and related real estate litigation. Francisco reviews all potential leads and schedules attorney consults for partition actions. He graduated from the University of California, Riverside with his B.A. in history.

Lexi Scott

Lexi Scott

Partition Technology Director

Lexi Scott is the Partition Technology Director at Talkov Law, where she focuses on improving the technology used by the firm to handle partition actions and related real estate litigation. She graduated from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and completed the UC Berkeley Extension Full Stack Web Development Certificate.

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Courtney Valadez

Partition Accountant

Courtney Valadez is Talkov Law’s Partition Accountant. She handles all accounts receivable and accounts payable needs, ensures that the firm’s invoices and statements are all correct, and helps with other accounting tasks as needed.

Lauren Silva

Partition Paralegal

Lauren Silva is a Partition Paralegal with Talkov Law. She assists attorneys with docketing, calendaring, filing, and service related to partition actions. Lauren received her Paralegal Certificate from California State University, East Bay after receiving her B.A. in Pre-Law.

Malou Reyes

Partition Paralegal

Malou Reyes is a Partition Paralegal with Talkov Law. She assists attorneys with docketing, calendaring, filing, and service related to partition actions. Malou completed the Attorney Assistant Training Program at UCLA after receiving her Bachelor’s Degree from Maryknoll University.

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      Offices Throughout California

      Los Angeles Office
      10880 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1101
      Los Angeles, CA 90024
      Phone: (310) 496-3300

      Orange County Office
      4000 MacArthur Blvd Ste 655
      Newport Beach, CA 92660
      Phone: (949) 888-8800

      San Jose Office
      99 S. Almaden Blvd Suite 600
      San Jose, CA 95113
      Phone: (408) 777-6800

      San Diego Office
      11622 El Camino Real Ste 100
      San Diego, CA 92130
      Phone: (858) 800-3300

      San Francisco Office
      50 California St, Ste 1500
      San Francisco, CA 94111
      Phone: (415) 966-3300

      Riverside Office
      3610 Central Ave, Ste 400
      Riverside, CA 92506
      Phone: (951) 888-3300

      Sacramento Office
      500 Capitol Mall, Suite 2350
      Sacramento, CA 95814
      Phone: (916) 668-3300

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