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Are You Ready to File for Divorce? These Signs May Point to Yes

There are some instances in which it is easy to see that a couple should divorce. This may involve one infidelity or some other drastic situation. However, many people are not sure if they should divorce or stay with their spouse. At we are here to provide legal advice but whether or not now is... read more →

Posted on: February 26, 2019

Divorce and Inheritances: Is Your Former Spouse Entitled to Your Inheritance?

There are many aspects of divorce that can be complicated but in many cases determining property rights is the hardest part of all. California is a community property state which means that any assets obtained during the marriage are split 50 / 50 and any assets a person brought into the marriage are theirs when... read more →

Posted on: February 19, 2019

Tips for Winning Custody of Your Child in California

As a parent, you want custody to your child. Whether you are trying to get primary custody, joint custody, or sole custody, there are steps you can take to improve the chances you will get custody. The best way to do so is to work with an experienced family law attorney like . We are... read more →

Posted on: February 12, 2019

Understand the Significant Differences Between Shared and Sole Custody in California

There is no question that any divorce brings many challenges but for parents, there is no greater challenge than agreeing on custody arrangements. We strongly suggest that you have your own family law attorney to ensure that your rights are being upheld. You can read on to learn more about the differences between shared and... read more →

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Can a Family Law Attorney Help End Your Requirement to Pay Spousal Support?

Have you been paying spousal support for many years and are beginning to feel that it will never end? Are you wondering what you can do to put an end to it? The truth is that modifying or terminating spousal support may be easy or it may be difficult – it depends on why you... read more →

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Learn How to Prepare for Custody Mediation in California

Are you headed for custody mediation? This can be a much more positive experience than taking your case before a judge but it can also be nerve wracking. At we work tirelessly to ensure that our clients get the fairest possible results. In some cases, that comes from mediation. Continue reading to find out more... read more →

Posted on: January 22, 2019

Pets Will be Handled Differently in California Divorces Starting in January 2019

Divorce is hard for all people involved – and for family pets too. For many families, pets are treated as members of the family. However, when a family divorces, pets do not have the same rights or get the same treatment as a child would. Instead, pets are considered property according to California law –... read more →

Posted on: January 15, 2019

Tips for Getting Full Custody as a Father in California

As a father in California, you may believe that it is impossible to get full custody. This is not true. While it was true decades ago that mothers almost always got full custody, the courts cannot legally take your gender in account when deciding on child custody matters. As a result, your best tips for... read more →

Posted on: January 8, 2019

5 Tips for Successfully Negotiating a Divorce Settlement

Every divorce is different but there are always steps you can take to ensure that you get the outcome that is best for your needs. To learn more about what you can reasonably expect with your own divorce, reach out to at for a consultation. In the meantime, you can read on to learn five... read more →

Posted on: November 27, 2018

Custody Complications: What Happens When Your Co-Parent Takes Your Child Overseas?

California is home to many immigrants, which can create complications when a citizen and non-citizen have a child together. If your co-parent is a citizen of another country, you may wonder what affect your child custody agreement has overseas, or if you have any recourse if they take your child out of the country without... read more →

Posted on: November 20, 2018

Kristina Kendall-Gkikas
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