Recent Posts in Family Law Category

  • How is Debt Divided in a California Divorce?

    || 9-Dec-2016

    Community property division might understandably be the focus of your divorce proceedings in California, especially if you don't share any children or dependents with your ex-spouse. But while deciding who gets to keep what is important, you must also realize that who pays what debts is just as crucial, if not more so. Without proper planning, debt division in divorce can become a nightmare, ...
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  • Tips on Coping with Divorce during the Holidays

    || 9-Nov-2016

    Once again the holiday season is here, bringing with it the seemingly inescapable message that this is a time for family and celebrations. While the holidays and family gatherings can be chaotic even in the best situations, they can be especially difficult following a divorce. Managing family expectations and responsibilities all while in a volatile emotional state can result in tremendous stress. ...
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  • Divorce can be a traumatic time of transition from one phase of life to the next. In many cases, spouses may wish to relocate to a new location after a divorce as a means to start fresh or distance themselves from people and places that remind them of their past relationship. While this is completely understandable, this can introduce difficulty in situations where ex-spouses share children under ...
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  • Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Facing Harsh Disapproval

    || 22-Jul-2015

    Ever since the United States Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriages in late June 2015, the media world has been abuzz with news stories and controversies. To see if the debates and arguments have swayed peoples' opinions on the matter one way or another, the Associated Press conducted an online survey that included 1,004 Americans between the days of July 9 th and July 13 th. The results ...
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