Dennis M. Wasser


Wasser, Cooperman & Carter


Ste. 1200 2029 Century Park E.
Los Angeles CA, 90067-2913
Phone: (310) 277-7117
Fax: (310) 553-1793
2029 Century Park East, Suite 1200
Los Angeles CA, 90067
Phone: (310) 277-7117
Fax: (310) 553-1793


Since the firm's founding in 1984, the attorneys at Wasser, Cooperman & Carter, P.C. have established a reputation for handling even the most complex and contentious disputes with the utmost discretion. The firm's attorneys understand the sensitive nature of difficult family law matters, and are dedicated to maintaining the privacy of a diverse clientele, including a number of prominent figures in business and the entertainment industry. In recognition of their work, the firm's attorneys have been honored by venerated legal organizations, including SuperLawyers magazine, "Best Lawyers in America", and national directory of attorneys Martindale-Hubbell, which has awarded the firm its AV Preeminent rating, signifying the highest standards of professional excellence. In addition, many attorneys at the firm have been certified as Specialists in Family Law by the California Board of Legal Specialization, indicating that they have demonstrated a high level of experience, proficiency, and commitment in their field of practice.


With offices in Los Angeles, the law firm Wasser, Cooperman & Carter, P.C. provides clients throughout Southern California with exceptional legal services in all aspects of family law. The firm's areas of expertise include jurisdictional divorce issues; marital property characterization, valuation, and division; spousal and child support; child custody cases; paternity matters; and prenuptial, postnuptial, and marital settlement agreements.



  • Los Angeles, California

Legal Organizations

Beverly Hills (Chairperson, Family Law Section, 1978-1979), Los Angeles County (Chairperson, 1984; Member, Executive Committee, Family Law Section, 1978-1988) and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California; American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

CLE Presentations

Continuing Education of the Bar, Beverly Hills Bar Family Law Symposium, Los Angeles County Bar Family Law Symposium, Community Property Journal, Fifth Annual Seminar, 1979; University of Southern California Law Center, Family Law Seminar, 1978; The Rutter Group Family Law Specialist Program, 1981; The Rutter Group Family Law Workshop, 1983-1985; University of California at Los Angeles Law School, Community Property. Program Participant: Pepperdine University School of Law - Masters Series Conference on Advanced Family Law Practice, 1984, Canada; American Bar Association Family Law Section, "Divorce and Estate Planning in an Uncertain Marital Climate," Beverly Hills, New York, 1983. Co-Instructor, University of Southern California Advanced Professional Program Family Law, 1989.


Author: "Spousal Support and The Wife's Desire and Ability to Work"; "Increases in the Value of Property After Separation - Community or Separate Property"; "Child Custody & Visitation: Update"; "Prenuptial Disagreements," Los Angeles Lawyer, Vol. 23, No. 9, December 2000; "Million-Dollar Babies," Los Angeles Lawyer, Vol. 27, No. 11, February 2005.