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TIPS FOR PREPARING FOR A HIGH ASSET DIVORCE (HOW TO KEEP WHAT’S YOURS)

Divorce

In southern California, if you and your spouse own considerable assets, and if your divorce can be characterized as a “high net worth” divorce, you must be advised and represented by an experienced Orange County divorce attorney from the very beginning of the divorce process.   If you don’t have…

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By: Wail Sarieh

How To Prove False Statements Were Made About Assets In A Divorce Case

Divorce

In a California divorce, the spouses are required to disclose information regarding their assets, properties, incomes, and debts. This way, assets, properties, and debts can be equally divided, and both spouses can make informed decisions regarding finances during the divorce proceeding. In some divorces, however, spouses may not disclose everything…

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By: Wail Sarieh

What Are The Options For LGBT Couples Who Want To End Their Marriage?

Divorce

A number of options are open in California for married LGBT couples who are seeking to divorce. If you are seeking to end an LGBT marriage in southern California, it is important to discuss your options as soon as possible with an experienced Orange County divorce attorney. In the case…

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By: Wail Sarieh

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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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…

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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 –…