Divorce

Alternative Dispute Resolution in Family Law

Aug 18, 2020 - Divorce by

What are the Alternatives to Litigation for Family Law Matters? Family law matters can be challenging and stressful. To reduce the costs of litigation and the stress that sometimes comes with going to trial, parties should consider whether their matter can be resolved outside of court. That is where Alternative […]

The Spike in Divorces After COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has spawned unprecedented challenges for Americans, who over the last five months have had to deal with layoffs, school closures, event cancellations and more. Though these are certainly some of the more talked-about results of a pandemic that has irrevocably altered the American way of life, the […]

Are You an Entrepreneur Who’s Contemplating Divorce? Take Steps to Protect Your Business

Divorce happens. According to the American Psychological Association (APA), “about 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States divorce.” While getting divorced presents challenges for everyone, if you are an entrepreneur or a small business owner, our Irvine divorce attorney notes that there are some special considerations […]

Fiduciary Duties During a California Divorce

May 8, 2020 - Divorce by

Fiduciary Duties Owed Between California Spouses Under California law, spouses owe each other certain duties, known as “fiduciary duties.”  These duties begin at the date of the marriage and continue after separation, all the way through completion of the dissolution and the distribution of community property.  This includes the following […]

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 […]