Shareholder Matthew Breddan, Esq. is the newly elected Secretary for the San Fernando Valley Bar Association’s Executive Committee. This is Mr. Breddan’s sixth year serving the SFVBA and his first as the organization’s Secretary. Ove the past five years, Mr. Breddan has volunteered his time and advocated for the SFVBA, its members, and the public they serve, first as a Trustee and most recently as the Treasurer. In each of these roles, Mr. Breddan enjoyed finding new and creative ways to bolster support for SFVBA programs and membership to ensure enduring success for our community. In this new role, he is excited to continue advocating for member development and strengthening community outreach through dynamic partnerships and programs which serve the critical needs of our community.
Mr. Breddan began practicing law in 1994 and has focused nearly exclusively on family law with offices throughout the San Fernando Valley. Upon joining The Reape-Rickett Law Firm in 2013 as a Shareholder, he was able to expand our presence in San Fernando and Conejo Valleys while continuing our mission of empowering our clients and community. Since joining the firm, The Reape-Rickett Law Firm has grown to three offices to serve the Los Angeles and Ventura counties. In addition to his years of service on the SFVBA Executive Committee, Mr. Breddan has volunteered his time in the Judge Pro Tem program, served as Chair on the Family Law Executive Committee, and is a member of Haven Hills Domestic Violence Agency Board of Directors.
As a family law practitioner for over twenty-five years, Mr. Breddan understand the value of strong professional relationships and the importance of professional organizations such as the SFVBA for providing critical support and resources for the membership and community it serves. He looks forward to the opportunity to continue serving the SFVBA as Secretary as our organization continues to innovate and adapt to an ever-changing legal landscape.