What Does The Court Evaluate Concerning Parental Relocations?

The guiding principle which is going to determine whether or not the court approves a parental relocation is if the move is within the best interest of the child. The court of law will consider these: Reason for move Age of child Educational, psychological, and religious needs of child Proximity of new location to other members of the family Quality… Read More

Valentine’s Day During Divorce

Valentine’s Day is an occasion to experience and share love.  But what if you’re thinking about divorce, in the middle of divorce, or recently divorced?  What does Valentine’s Day mean to you? You might be uncertain of how you feel and that’s OK.  It might be just another day, memories – good or bad – might arise, or it might… Read More

Do I Have to Leave or Sell the House When We Divorce?

By Lynn Waldman and Shawn Skillin Many clients ask us if they have to leave or sell their home when they get a divorce. The answer is not always clear! It’s complicated, so there are many factors that we consider when we are advising our clients how to handle the family home. Here are a few questions and thoughts we… Read More

What You Should Know About Alimony – Join Us for Divorce Options San Diego Workshop, February 2

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When going through a divorce there are many questions that may come up regarding alimony.   What determines your alimony payment?   My friend gets _____ for support, why isn’t mine that much? How long must alimony be paid? Find out the answers to these questions and more when you join us for our next Divorce Options Workshop, February 2. Learn more… Read More

Announcing Divorce Options Workshops Hosted by the Collaborative Practice San Diego (CFLGSD)

San Diego, CA — (SBWIRE) — 11/20/2018 – The three-hour program is for families with and without children, formally married or not, and same gender and opposite genders couples. Attorneys with the CFLGSD will explain the divorce process and what to expect along the way. Read full post here  … Read More

The Importance of Professional Help During Your Divorce: Join Us for Divorce Options San Diego Workshop – December 1

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Going through a divorce can be difficult, especially when children are involved.  That’s why it’s important to get the professional help necessary.  Get answers to your questions, learn how to talk to your children about your divorce, next steps and much more when you join us for our Divorce Options Workshop, December 1. Learn more about our workshops and RSVP… Read More

Divorce Mediation: What are the Benefits?

Using divorce mediation permits couples to settle their differences instead of fighting like kids while avoiding litigation in a court of law. There are several benefits to divorce mediation. Below we list a few: Peaceful: Just because the couple makes a decision to dissolve a marriage does not mean the divorce must become a battlefield. Divorce mediators assist both parties… Read More

How to Gain Clarity During the Divorce Process

Experts note stress levels experienced during a divorce are equal to experiencing other significant losses, such as a death in the family.  It is, after all, the loss of a marriage. A marriage that once had a vision of a future that had hopes and dreams. It is an uncomfortable time, full of anxiety. Anxiety over the unknown.  Where will… Read More