University of La Verne, College of Law
Los Angeles County Bar Association
San Fernando Valley Bar Association
Conejo Chamber of Commerce
Super Lawyers 2010, 2011-12, 2015-2019
Matthew A. Breddan, earned his Bachelor of Arts from California State University, Fullerton, in Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology. Thereafter, he obtained his Juris Doctorate Degree from University of La Verne, College of Law.
Mr. Breddan has been in the practice of law since 1994. While he started his career working for others, he later opened his own practice in the San Fernando Valley which was predominately dedicated to all aspects of family law. It is Mr. Breddan’s goal to achieve the best possible results for his clients and in the process, assuring that children are not used as “pawns” or bargaining chips to accomplish a goal or agenda of either party. Mr. Breddan volunteers his time sitting as a temporary judge, predominantly in the Santa Monica, San Fernando and Central Courthouses, as well as mediating in San Fernando, Van Nuys and the Central Courthouses.
As of December 2013, Mr. Breddan will head up The Reape-Rickett Law Firm’s Calabasas office; proudly joining the firm as a trusted shareholder. Additionally, in September 2016 Mr. Breddan was appointed as a Trustee to the San Fernando Valley Bar Association. Following his first year as Trustee, Mr. Breddan was successfully elected for a second term and looks forward to continuing to serve the members and uphold SFVBA’s service to the community.