About Jeanann

Jeanann Khalife is an experienced family law attorney and mediator, who is licensed in the State of California and the Central District Court. Ms. Khalife commenced her legal career in 2012 as a litigation attorney, with a primary focus in Business and Employment Law. She enjoyed the challenging nature of the litigation realm and excelled in case management and legal argumentative construction.

As time passed, Ms. Khalife shifted her legal career to family law matters as she desired to utilize her legal training to positively impact her community. Family law, specifically divorce mediation, provided Ms. Khalife with the opportunity to positively influence people’s lives and empowered her development as an attorney-mediator.

While Ms. Khalife values mediation as a better alternative for resolving legal disputes, she recognizes that not all matters are prime for mediation. Thereby, reintegrating family law litigation as part of her carrier course. By finding a balance between mediation and litigation, Ms. Khalife strategically utilizes both skill sets to guide clients through their matters, while tailoring the services provided to their unique circumstances.

Ms. Khalife enjoys participating in speaking engagements. Ms. Khalife has served as a guest speaker on the Inclusive Education Project Podcast, and provided professional commentary on KFI AM 640’s Dr. Wendy Walsh Show.

In her spare time, Ms. Khalife enjoys mentoring young adults in their career journeys and serving as an instrumental member of her community. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling and spontaneous adventures.


  • University of California, Irvine
    • Bachelor of Arts, Economics
  • Whittier College School of Law
    • Juris Doctorate, Business Law Concentration

Professional Licensure & Admissions

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court, Central District of California

Committee Affiliations & Memberships

  • Orange County Bar Association

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