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

Understanding the California Probate Process

The passing of a loved one is a sad and emotional time. It can be made harder by figuring out... Read More

Estate Planning (Part 2): Other Estate Planning Tools

As we wrote in part one of our estate planning series, estate planning is a method of organizing your affairs.... Read More

Estate Planning is for Everyone (Part 1): Wills and Trusts

What is estate planning? Estate planning is a method of organizing your affairs and assets. You do not need to... 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