One of the most critical steps in a divorce for couples with children is crafting a parenting agreement, or in family law what is referred to as a custody and visitation schedule. […]Continue reading
Category Archives: Mediation
You Just Got Served Divorce Papers, What’s Next?
Being served with divorce papers can create a rollercoaster of emotions. If you’ve anticipated being served, you may not be surprised; but if the filing is unexpected, you might be shocked and […]Continue reading
Are You Required to Appear in Court for Divorce Proceedings in California?
When spouses get ready to file for divorce or legal separation, they may differ on issues like child custody, property division, or support. However, if you are divorcing in the state of […]Continue reading
House Rules for Living Together While Getting Divorced
Have you contacted an attorney and are moving forward with divorce but cannot move out of your residence? It isn’t uncommon today that couples in the process of marital dissolution find that […]Continue reading
Marriage Money Problems that Lead to Divorce
Experiencing money problems within a marriage can be the source of frequent and heated arguments. Many separated couples who experienced prolonged financial stress cite this issue as the root cause of divorce. […]Continue reading
Child Custody Mediation Tips
Divorce can be a complicated process. When children are involved, divorce can often be intensified by disputes arising over child custody and visitation. Negotiating a child custody and visitation schedule comes down […]Continue reading
Tips to Keep Your Divorce Amicable
Going through a divorce is a big, emotional transition in one’s life, but it doesn’t have to result in hurt feelings and bitterness. Instead, out of respect for your history together, consider […]Continue reading
My Wife Wants a Divorce
“I was hit hard when my wife told me she wanted a divorce. Certainly, our marriage wasn’t perfect. Is anyone’s? But in reality, we didn’t fight very much. We have two wonderful […]Continue reading
Divorce Conversation Starters
Once you have made the decision that you want to get a divorce, the next step is to broach the topic with your husband or wife. Before doing so assure you have […]Continue reading
How Fast Can You Get Divorced in California?
Do you and your spouse agree that it is time to end the marriage? Once you have come to that decision, it’s easier on everyone involved if you’re able to resolve the […]Continue reading