Linda A. Jazo
Linda A. Jazo is a founding partner at Tot Law, APC who has represented family law clients in San Diego County since 2004. Ms. Jazo represents clients in all aspect of family law, including child custody and visitation, child and spousal support, division of assets and debts, and restraining order matters.
Ms. Jazo is a successful litigator and has advocated for her clients through many complex family law cases involving discovery disputes, sanctions, third-party joinders, grandparent visitation, and move-away requests. She also represents parties in adoption, guardianship, termination of parental rights cases and civil harassment restraining order matters, as well as Child Welfare Services’ (formerly Child Protective Services) investigations.
Ms. Jazo is bilingual in English and Spanish and a San Diego native. She graduated from La Jolla High School and attended San Diego State University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a double major in Psychology and Sociology, and was recognized as a McNair’s scholar and a member of Golden Key, Phi Kappa Phi, Psi Chi, and Psychology Honor Societies.
In 2001, Ms. Jazo earned a Master of Education in Human Development and Psychology from Harvard University, before returning to California to attend the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. While earning her JD in San Francisco, Ms. Jazo met Elizabeth Pulido Swiller and Paul A. Swiller who would later become her co-founding partners of Tot Law, APC.
Upon being admitted to the bar in December 2004, Ms. Jazo opened her own law practice and remained a sole practitioner until partnering with Elizabeth Pulido Swiller in 2007 to form the law office of Jazo & Swiller. Jazo & Swiller later joined forces with Paul A. Swiller from Tot Law, APC to create a one-stop shop for all matters involving children, parents, relatives, and prospective parents.
Ms. Jazo’s education, cultural, and legal experience combined with her strong work ethic gives her clients an edge in and out of the courtroom. Her educational background in child psychology, education and, sociology gives her a unique perspective in dealing with high conflict matters.
J.D., UC Hastings College of the Law
Ed.M., Harvard University
B.A., San Diego State University