Picture this: You and your spouse are going through divorce, but you aren’t sure how you’re going to financially support yourself when the divorce is finished. Because of this, the court will order something known as spousal support (or alimony), which orders the other partner to pay a certain amount of support each month. We… Continue reading →
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Could Your Spouse be Hiding Assets From You During Divorce?
You may be surprised to find out that spouses hide assets more than you could imagine. If you are going through divorce, you want to avoid being the victim of this type of fraud that can have an affect on the rest of your life. You want what is fair for both of you during… Continue reading →
Annulments: Why Are They so Rare? Are They for me?
To understand why annulments are so rare in today’s times, you must understand the difference between an annulment and a divorce. Divorce is the process that officially terminates a previously valid marriage, while an annulment says that a marriage was never valid to begin with. This can happen for many reasons, including: Somebody not being… Continue reading →
Legal Mistakes to Avoid When Going Through a Divorce
There are many mistakes that couples can make during the divorce process, especially when they decide to go it alone. This is why it is always recommended that you have an experienced attorney on your side through every step of the process. Perhaps you have fears of settling for too little, or making decisions that… Continue reading →
When Separation is the Best Option and How the Process Works
It can be a very complicated process to decide whether legal separation or divorce is best for you. Weighing your options will only help you in the end, when you must consider things like custody, assets, and where you want to live. How are the two different? Why will a separation work best for you?… Continue reading →
Paternity and the Various Types of Fathers in a Custody Situation
If there is no agreement between you and the father of your child, you or the father will have to bring a paternity suit to identify the father of your child. In many cases, paternity suits are used as a way to establish financial responsibility or gain visitation rights between parents. Biological Fathers: The Only… Continue reading →
The Process of Serving Your Spouse With Divorce Papers
The thought of having your spouse served with divorce papers may make you nervous and even scared. However, the process is made relatively easy to make life simple for you and your spouse. There are some general principles that we will help you understand in your moment of need. Before you move forward with the… Continue reading →
What Financial Information do You Disclose in a Divorce?
When you are at certain parts of your divorce, you may find that you will be expected to disclose certain pieces of financial information. Complying with these laws in the state of California will only work in your favor when you are going through the divorce process. We can help you understand what you are… Continue reading →
Some Things That Only Your Divorce Attorney Knows in Your Divorce
The divorce process can be long and arduous, bringing many battles along the way as you attempt to figure out many aspects of your life like child custody and assets. Because divorce can be so complicated, it is best to turn to an attorney in your time of need because they understand the specific laws… Continue reading →