Category Archives: Family Law

Do You Qualify for a Summary Dissolution?

The divorce process can be long and traumatic. Not only are you dealing with the emotions that go along with a breakup, but you must now divvy up your property and address mass amounts of paperwork. Luckily, there is a way to speed up the divorce process, and make it easier on both parties. A…
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How to Prepare for a Child Custody Battle

Child custody battles are extremely stressful. Knowing how to properly prepare for one will help the process run much smoother. In child custody battles, the court looks to see which parent is providing the best environment for the child. They will look at many aspects of your life, as well as the life of the…
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Circumstances Changed? Consider Updating Child Support

Have there been changes in your circumstances since your last child support order? If so, child support may need to be adjusted. In California, child support is based on a variety of factors including each parent's income, the percentage of time each parent spends with the children, the number of children, each parent's tax liability,…
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Divorce Mediation – An Appealing Alternative

  What if you could keep your divorce out of the courtroom, save time and money, and obtain a more satisfying result? You can, through divorce mediation. Mediation is a voluntary process in which you and your spouse meet with a mediator who assists you in reaching an agreement. The mediator is not a judge;…
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