The 7 Child Custody Tips You Need to Know During a California Divorce

In a perfect world, you and your ex would get along perfectly and there would be no need to discuss child custody at all. The two of you would simply agree on what to do and that would be the end of it. Unfortunately, this is rarely the case. If you’re getting divorced and need... read more →

Posted on: July 28, 2017

Excessive Alimony in California and How to Avoid Paying It

When applied correctly, alimony is fair. When applied incorrectly, it can be a huge burden on the person who’s paying it. However, even if you believe that your alimony is much higher than it should be, you can’t simply stop paying it without the potential for serious consequences. Read on to learn more about the... read more →

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Don’t Let Your Divorce Affect Your Reputation: Learn How to Protect Your Reputation

No matter how long you may have wanted a divorce, when it comes time to go through with it, it’s normal to have a mix of emotions. In many situations, those emotions include anger and they may encourage someone to act in a way they normally wouldn’t. The most important thing to remember is that... read more →

Posted on: July 14, 2017

Divorce for the Self-Employed: Should You Keep or Sell the Family Home?

Divorce proceedings aren’t easy for anyone but they can be especially complex for the self-employed. If you’re self-employed, own a home with your soon-to-be-ex spouse, then you’re likely wondering what the best option is. Read on to learn more about the many options available to you and then reach out to at for a consultation.... read more →

Posted on: July 7, 2017

Positive Divorce is Much Better for the Kids: Can You and Your Spouse Pull It Off?

The American Psychological Association has been very clear that while divorce can be traumatic to kids, most of the time they adjust within two years. That said, there are steps parents can take to make the transition shorter and easier. What does the APA suggest parents do? They suggest that parents keep the conflict away... read more →

Posted on: June 25, 2017

Does Domestic Violence Affect Child Custody? Get the Answers You Need

There’s no question that child custody is one of the most complex areas of family law. There are of course some custody situations that are more complex and some that are rather simple. When it comes to domestic violence, California law seems simple: A judge isn’t supposed to give custody to any parent who’s committed... read more →

Posted on: June 20, 2017

De-stressing During a Divorce: 4 Tips to Help You Make It Through

There’s no way around it: Divorce is stressful. Whether you’re sure that divorce is the right move, you’re on the fence about it, or you wish you weren’t getting divorced at all, there’s no question that emotions are running high. At we are proud to help our clients through these stressful times. To make an... read more →

Posted on: June 13, 2017

Dating While Separated: Find Out What You Should and Shouldn’t Do

Some people aren’t ready to date for years after they’re divorced. Others have known their marriage was over for many years and are ready as soon as they separate. If you’re considering starting to date, but you’re still technically married, then we encourage you to reach out to a divorce attorney as soon as possible.... read more →

Posted on: June 6, 2017

Worried Your Spouse is Hiding Assets in Your Divorce? Learn How to Find Them

When a divorce is inevitable, it’s unfortunately all too common for one spouse to begin to hide assets. This is especially prevalent in high-net worth couples but it can happen to anyone. According to one study completed in 2011, 31% of people who said they combined their finances with their spouse admitted to being deceptive... read more →

Posted on: May 26, 2017

Simple Tips to Help You More Easily Co-Parent After a Divorce

It’s common for two people to stay together much longer than they’d like to for the good of the children. The truth is that, in many cases, it’s better for the child if the parents separate or divorce and learn to co-parent together. At , when we’re working on custody cases, the well-being of your... read more →

Posted on: May 19, 2017

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