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Are You Considering a Prenuptial Agreement?

While getting married is about love, it’s also a legal and official union that is confirmed and documented in the courts. That means that even if you do not join all of your finances together, the court still views assets collected throughout the marriage as joint property. That means income, property, vehicles, retirement accounts, and... read more →

Posted on: September 16, 2019

How Is Alimony Determined in a Divorce Case?

If you are getting divorced or separated there are many issues that need to be sorting through when splitting your lives apart. How to divide child custody, assets, shared property, and other factors are always considered. In most cases of divorce or separation, alimony also comes into play. What is alimony? Alimony, also known as... read more →

Posted on: September 10, 2019

My Ex-Spouse Wants to Move Away With My Child. Do I Have Any Rights?

After getting divorced you and your ex-spouse work up a custody agreement—or a judge orders one if you’re not able to come to terms—and you think you’re all set. You get to visit your child every other weekend, or half the week, or whatever the agreement is. The point is after a custody agreement is... read more →

Posted on: September 5, 2019

What Happens to a Family Business During a Divorce?

Getting a divorce is always complicated. There are often custody agreements, child support orders, assets to divide, and the emotional aspect to overcome. However, when you share a business with your spouse, a divorce can be even more complicated as it’s your livelihood at state. If you own a business with your spouse and are... read more →

Posted on: August 27, 2019

How Can an Attorney Help in a Domestic Violence Situation?

If you find yourself in a domestic violence situation, it is important to act quickly. Domestic violence cases can escalate quickly, which is why you should consider employing a domestic violence attorney to help protect yourself and your children.  Getting a restraining/protection order in place to protect you Victims of domestic violence can seek an... read more →

Posted on: August 23, 2019

Can Child Custody Agreements Be Changed?

The drop off. The pick-up. Shuffling back and forth between two houses. Always feeling unsettled. You child voicing their desire to stay put in one place. Does that sound familiar? Does the back and forth custody agreement you have in place feel like it is no longer working? If that’s the case, you might be... read more →

Posted on: August 14, 2019

Jeff and Mackenzie Bezos’ Divorce Finalized in Washington State

Seven months ago in January 2019, Jeff and Mackenzie Bezos filed for divorce in Washington State after 25 years of marriage. The divorce was billed as the most expensive divorce in history as Bezos has a reported net worth of $157 billion. Because Washington is a community property state, it means that all assets acquired... read more →

Posted on: August 8, 2019

Four Reasons You Might Need a Family Law Attorney in Orange County

You might think that you’re immune to ever need a lawyer as long as you never break the law, but that is not always the case. In some instances, lawyers are required to ensure that your rights are protected. This is certainly the case when it comes to family law matters. If you’re involved in... read more →

Posted on: July 24, 2019

Why Do I Need an Experienced Family Law Attorney When Going Through a Divorce?

Are you and your spouse planning to get divorced? If so, you can be entering into a very emotional and volatile time in your life. If you feel like you’re alone, you’re not! The experienced family law attorneys at Kendall Gkikas & Mitchell, LLP are here to help you through every step of the process.... read more →

Posted on: July 19, 2019

Do Grandparents Have Rights to See Their Grandchildren?

The bond between a grandparent and their grandchildren is a strong one. Unfortunately, sometimes difficult circumstances surrounding the family can result in grandparents—and even parents—being denied visitation. Do grandparents have visitation rights? Yes! Typically, any grandparent who has an existing relationship with a grandchild may file a petition to obtain visitation rights with the said... read more →

Posted on: July 12, 2019

Kristina Kendall-Gkikas
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