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Dealing With Divorce When You Own A Business Together

Divorce

When couples obtain a divorce in the state of California, if there is a disagreement over marital property and assets, and if there is no prenuptial or postnuptial agreement that specifies otherwise, a court will usually split the couple’s property and assets in half. Splitting the assets and properties in…

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By: Wail Sarieh

Property Division In A Same-Sex Divorce

Divorce

If you are divorcing in the state of California, the rules that govern the division of assets are the same whether you are in a same-sex marriage or a male-female marriage. As Orange County divorce lawyers, we feel that you should understand the legal difference between marital and non-marital properties…

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By: Wail Sarieh

The Role Of Soberlink In Custody Cases

Child Support | Family Law

Nothing can trigger more anxiety or concern than a dispute over the custody of your children. Who will raise your kids? Will you be able to see them? How do the family law courts in California make child custody determinations? Can an Orange County child custody law firm help? In…

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Spousal Support In Long-Term Marriages…Is It A Permanent Thing?

Spousal support

If you divorce in California, can you be ordered to make spousal support payments – that is, alimony payments? How does a court determine an alimony payment amount? What if that amount isn’t fair? Is paying alimony something that you may have to do for the rest of your life?…

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By: Wail Sarieh

What Is A QDRO?

Divorce

Divorce is difficult for anyone at any age, but if you are approaching retirement age, protecting your long-term best interests must be your top priority in a divorce. In Southern California, anyone who is divorcing must be represented by an experienced Orange County divorce attorney who knows how to protect…

Wail Sarieh
By: Wail Sarieh

What To Do When A Prenup Is Unfair

Divorce

According to a survey conducted in 2016 by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, prenuptial agreements are “trending” among couples under age 35. If you currently have a prenuptial agreement, or if you are about to marry and considering a prenup, let our Orange County divorce lawyers help. We’ll guide…

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By: Wail Sarieh

Top Five Considerations Regarding Property Division And Divorce

Property Division

We all know that the divorce process is not a pleasant emotional experience, but what many people do not consider is this: if you’re not careful, divorce can also be a disaster for your finances. First things first: Before considering what financial mistakes you can make in a divorce –…

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Making Travel Arrangements With Your Children After A Divorce

Divorce

It’s true. When parents divorce, it really is harder on the kids, but it can be just a bit easier on the kids if the parents can cooperate, find some common ground, and remain flexible during and after the divorce. For divorced parents, disputes can sometimes arise regarding travel plans…

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Mistakes To Avoid During The Divorce Process

Divorce

If you are divorcing or considering a divorce in southern California – or if you are anticipating that your spouse may be about to divorce you – there are a number of mistakes that you must be careful not to make during the divorce process. But, what exactly are the…

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By: Wail Sarieh

What To Do When You Need Your Child Custody Agreement Changed

Child Custody

Every child is unique, and every child custody case is unique. If you are a divorced parent in California, or if you are currently divorcing, considering, or anticipating a divorce, a child custody law firm may be able to help. Whether your child custody arrangement is a voluntary agreement or…