A divorce or marriage dissolution is one of the most difficult things a person will ever have to face. Even if the split is amicable, it is still important to ensure that your final agreement is fair and equitable. We will help guide you through the divorce process every step of the way.
Child custody and visitation
Custody issues are the most emotionally contentious aspects of any divorce proceeding. We can let you know what your options are and help you reach an agreement that is in the best interests of your children.
Child support payments
Whether you are requesting support payments or are being asked to make support payments, we can let you know what to expect while working to minimize the stress that this can place on your family.
California is a community property state. This means that most assets acquired over the course of a marriage are subject to division. There are many nuances that must be considered when working toward a property division agreement. We can help identify and properly value property to help ensure a fair division.
Modifying a divorce agreement
Some terms of a final divorce decree cannot be changed. However, certain terms, such as child custody, child support and spousal support may be modified. We can help you whether you are seeking a modification or if you wish to challenge your ex’s request for a modification.
Enforcing a divorce agreement
Unfortunately, sometimes a person may not follow the terms of a divorce agreement. In these cases, we can explore your options for enforcement actions to help you receive what you deserve.
Cases involving domestic abuse are never easy. Whether you are seeking an order of protection from a violent member or have been falsely accused of domestic abuse, we are here to help you through this difficult time.
Legally identifying the father of a child is essential to establishing parental rights and to securing support payments. Whether you are a mother or a father, we are dedicated to protecting your interests.