What to Expect in a California Divorce Mediation

Mar 17, 2020 - Divorce by

Divorce can be a stressful, emotional, and costly endeavor. Divorce mediation is generally recommended for couples who wish to manage their divorce discreetly, efficiently, and amicably. Irvine family mediation lawyers can counsel clients through the end of their marriage in a manner that benefits everyone involved. Making the decision to […]

Not All Prenup Provisions Are Enforceable

Jan 17, 2020 - Divorce by

A prenup — or, more formally, a prenuptial agreement — is an agreement entered into prior to marriage that lists the property each party owns and specifies what each party’s property rights will be upon the dissolution of the marriage. They can be an effective tool for couples looking to […]

What Is No Fault Divorce in California?

Jan 10, 2020 - Divorce by

The term “no fault divorce” is often used when discussing divorce, without further reference to its meaning. Before 1970, California had a fault-based divorce system, which required one spouse to prove that the other had engaged in wrongdoing before obtaining a divorce. California was the first state in the nation […]

Child Custody and California’s Court System: Our Orange County Child Custody Attorney Explains the Process

Dec 13, 2019 - Child Custody by

Child support and custody issues present unique challenges and require careful consideration in light of each family’s unique circumstances. The children’s best interests must always be the top priority; however, getting both parents to agree to what is “best” can sometimes be easier said than done, and there are statutory […]