Posts filed under: Family Law

Premarital Agreements (Part 2): Requirements and Limitations

Planning Ahead with a Premarital Agreement Who can enter into a premarital agreement? Nearly anyone of legal age may enter... Read More

Premarital Agreements (Part 1): Breaking the Stereotype

Planning Ahead with a Premarital Agreement What is a premarital agreement? A premarital agreement, commonly referred to as a prenuptial... Read More

Divorce without the Court: Collaborative Divorce

What is a collaborative divorce? A collaborative divorce is one that occurs out of court and without a judge; rather,... Read More

Becoming a Parent through a Surrogacy Agreement

In many states, surrogacy is not an option for parents, but California courts do honor properly drafted surrogacy agreements and... Read More

Child Custody Part 2: Contested Custody

Contested Custody:  What happens when parents cannot agree on a child custody arrangement? If parents cannot come to an agreement... Read More

Child Custody Part 1: Custody Arrangements

What are the different types of child custody? The list below are some of the different child custody arrangements: sole... Read More

What is the Child Support Calculator?

Under the law, a parent’s foremost duty is to support his or her minor children. Both parents share this responsibility.... Read More

What to Expect from Court Mandated Child Custody Mediation

What to Expect from Court Mandated Child Custody Mediation When initiating a divorce, our clients often ask us how child... Read More

Estate Planning During Divorce Proceedings

Many people are surprised to learn that even though they filed for divorce, without a proper estate plan, everything that... Read More

What are Automatic Temporary Restraining Orders (ATROS)?

At the onset of a divorce, automatic temporary restraining orders, also known as ATROS, go into effect to make sure... Read More