Can I make a “big” purchase before my divorce or legal separation is finalized?
Like so many legal answers, the answer to this question is “it depends.” At the commencement of divorce and legal…Learn More
Five Frequently Forgotten Assets
In divorce, legal separation, and domestic partnership dissolution actions, parties are required to disclose the existence of all assets, regardless…Learn More
Disqualifying a Judge: An Early Strategic Move
Too often, individuals are so focused on initiating or responding to a family law lawsuit that they overlook an easy…Learn More
Automatic Restraining Orders Created by Family Code Section 2040
Automatic Restraining Orders Created by Family Code Section 2040 Section 2040 of the Family Code lays out some very important…Learn More
The Secret Weapon in Family Law
I have been thinking lately about the very best family law attorneys I know, and I have identified an attribute…Learn More
Huge Family Law Changes in 2015
California Family Code section 760 establishes that in general all property ( and money) acquired during the marriage is community…Learn More
Child Custody Tips
If you find yourself in a situation in which you share custody of your children with their other parent, the…Learn More
How much does a divorce cost?
At one point or another, virtually every client asks, “How much will it cost to divorce?” The correct answer is,…Learn More
What makes certain family law attorneys better than others?
Over the years I have gone up against dozens of attorneys in my family law cases. Some of those attorneys…Learn More
Cant I Represent myself in a Family Law Case?
One question that I hear on occasion is, “Should I try to represent myself in my case?” My answer is…Learn More