Mediating a solution to custody is always the first hope, but if that fails the dispute will be reviewed in court by a Family Law judge.
The goal of spousal support is to provide enough support for the lower earning spouse while they adjust to their new single lifestyle.
The determination of a property’s ”character,” whether it is community property or separate property, is often contested by attorneys.
Few experiences are more emotionally difficult than the end of a marriage. Divorce is a scary word with complex implications.
Generally, a parent who has a permanent order for sole physical custody can move away with the children unless the other parent can show that the move is harmful.
The basic test of whether or not a court will grant a modification is “Has there been a significant change in circumstances?”
Child support is determined by a precise code and set of calculations. The priority of our firm is to ensure that your children have the financial support they deserve.
Prenups and premarital agreements have an unfortunate stigma. They are not an indication that a divorce is in the future or that there may already be trouble.
Abuse can be verbal (spoken), emotional, or psychological. You do not have to be physically hit to be abused.