• Bio

Daniel D. Garcia, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Daniel Garcia is a dedicated attorney who brings a strong commitment to family law, social justice, and client-centered representation. With his expertise in family and immigration law and a passion for advocating for his clients, Daniel has a proven track record of successfully navigating difficult proceedings and protecting the rights of his clients. His bi-lingual ability in Spanish and English serves a major advantage over other family law attorneys in representing latino clients in family court in that he is able to communicate with his clients and obtain accurate facts in Spanish, translate this into English, and prepare evidence necessary to prove his case in court. Mr. Garcia aggressively represents clients in RFO hearings dealing with custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, and attorneys fees issues. He also represents clients in Domestic Violence Restraining Order application hearings. Mr. Garcia also deals with complex real estate and property division issues in divorce cases in collaboration with Mr. Reyes.

Prior to working at the Law Offices of Kenneth U. Reyes, Mr. Garcia worked at the Immigrant Defenders Law Center. As a Staff Attorney at the Immigrant Defenders Law Center in Los Angeles, Daniel has provided highly effective representation to clients in facing deportation and guardianship proceedings. He has demonstrated his skills in determining eligibility for legal relief and developing strategic case plans to achieve the best outcomes for his clients. Daniel goes above and beyond by traveling to shelters for unaccompanied children and other custodial settings to interview clients, complete immigration benefit applications, and provide essential legal advice. In court, Daniel has represented individuals at initial or prolonged custody redetermination hearings, master calendar hearings in the Immigration Court, individual merits hearings, and ancillary state court proceedings. He is well-versed in preparing and submitting country conditions, declarations, and supporting evidence to defend clients against removal. Daniel's commitment to his clients extends beyond his legal work. He has actively contributed to the office's Client Intake Project, ensuring that individuals in need receive the assistance they deserve. With his fluency in Spanish, he effectively communicates with clients throughout their entire case, ensuring they understand the legal processes and are actively involved in decision-making.

Daniel's legal journey began at the University of San Francisco School of Law, where he earned his Juris Doctor in 2022. As a first-generation law school graduate, he brings a unique perspective and determination to his practice. Prior to law school, Daniel obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Oregon. In addition to his legal qualifications, Daniel possesses strong case management, legal research, and legal writing skills. He is a quick learner who thrives under pressure, always taking initiative to deliver high-quality work. With excellent time management skills, he consistently meets deadlines and exceeds expectations. Daniel's bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish allows him to effectively communicate with a diverse range of clients. He is fluent in speaking, reading, and writing, ensuring that language barriers do not hinder the legal process. With his combination of legal expertise, dedication to social justice, and bilingual skills, Daniel Douglas Garcia is an invaluable team member of our law firm. His commitment to providing exceptional client-centered representation and his passion for defending immigrant rights are characteristics that sets him apart from other family law attorneys.