The Law Office of Stephanie White is committed to providing her clients with a positive outcome in what is inevitably the most trying times in their lives. Our office works with each client as an individual — developing goals and outcomes and then providing results-oriented services specifically tailored to meet those needs. Ms. White uses her decade of experience in the field, understanding of the process, the players, and the tactics often used by other attorneys to provide for your best outcome.
Stephanie White, Esq.
Stephanie White has been practicing law since 2007. She earned her undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University. During her undergraduate studies, she produced and anchored a daily news broadcast on the university’s television and radio stations, in addition to writing for the newspaper.
Ms. White spent a decade as an Emmy™ and GoldenMicrophone™ winning television news journalist in Utah, Hawaii, and Los Angeles. She was actively involved with the Girl Scouts as an adult leader trainer, as producer for the Hawaii Food Bank food drive, and as a newsreader for Radio Reading Service.
Not wanting to slow down, Ms. White earned her California Teaching Credential and taught 6th and 7th grade.
After earning her law degree from Ventura College of Law and beginning her legal practice she has volunteered with the Free Clinic of Simi Valley, the Ventura County Family Law Facilitator’s Office, and Sarah’s House.
Ms. White is actively involved in the community having participated in the Leadership program through the Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce. Her office actively supports the Simi Valley Historical Society, One of the Girls, Special Children’s Day, the Cajun Festival, Leadership Simi Valley, For The Troops, the Samaritan Center, Sarah’s House, Simi Valley Community Foundation, as well as a variety of schools, sports teams, and societies.
Ms. White is active in local organizations including the Ventura County Bar Association and the Los Angeles County Bar Association. Her reputation in the legal community and with the courts is based on her strong advocacy, her support of reasonable settlement, and providing a “legal voice” for those who need to be heard.
Jessica A. Zylak
Jessica A. Zylak has been practicing law since 2013. Ms. Zylak earned her undergraduate degree from the University of California at Los Angeles. Ms. Zylak graduated UCLA Magna Cum Laude; and earned her degree in History. As an undergraduate, Ms. Zylak served as a Research Assistant to Professor Eric Avila. The position of Research Assistant is a position typically reserved for graduate level students, but is offered to promising undergraduate students. Additionally, Ms. Zylak served as a Reader/Grader in the History Department, again, a position typically reserved for graduate level students.
In 2012, Ms. Zylak graduated from Southwestern Law School. While in law school, Ms. Zylak volunteered with the Los Angeles’ City Attorney’s Office working with Project T.O.U.G.H. (Taking Out Urban Gang Headquarters)—a specialized and unique unit that works in close partnership with local and federal law enforcement agencies to target nuisance gang properties. Ms. Zylak is very proud of her work at Project T.O.U.G.H., and the efforts she made in helping to free neighborhoods and community’s from the tyranny of gangs. Through her work at Project T.O.U.G.H., Ms. Zylak accumulated enough volunteer hours to earn Southwestern Law School’s special Public Interest Law distinction. Ms. Zylak’s academic achievements include earning multiple Witkin and CALI awards, specifically in the areas of Products Liability and Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Ms. Zylak joined the Law Office of Stephanie White as an Associate in 2013. Ms. Zylak practices Family Law and Estate Planning. As to Family Law, Ms. Zylak enjoys the multifaceted nature of Family Law and the many hats she gets to wear as a Family Law Attorney. As to Estate Planning, Ms. Zylak admittedly, is also a bit of a planner and a “control freak” and gets satisfaction out of helping people to both plan and control what happens to their belongings even after they have gone.
In her free time, Ms. Zylak enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her two dogs, Coco and Cinnamon. My Zylak is an avid sports fan. Her favorite sport is baseball, and her favorite team is The Los Angeles Dodgers. Ms. Zylak is also a very passionate Bruin. In addition to cheering on Bruin athletics, Ms. Zylak “reps” her Bruin Pride by serving as the Vice President of Young Alumni of the Channel Islands Burins, a local chapter of the UCLA Alumni Association.