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What is the Fastest Way to Get a Divorce in Los Angeles?

What is the Fastest Way to Get a Divorce in Los Angeles?

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In California, there are three ways to effectively end a marriage or domestic partnership; divorce, legal separation or annulment. Luckily, in California, both spouses do not need to agree to end the marriage or domestic partnership, but if they do agree, it can speed up the...
How to Meet with A Divorce Attorney in Secret in Los Angeles

How to Meet with A Divorce Attorney in Secret in Los Angeles

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If you’re contemplating divorce, it is important that you meet with a divorce attorney who can walk you through all of the options for divorce in Los Angeles. You might consider secretly meeting with a divorce attorney in Los Angeles because you’re not ready to speak to your...
When Should You Speak to A Divorce Attorney?

When Should You Speak to A Divorce Attorney?

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Divorce is usually associated with heavy baggage and a lot of bad feelings. It can make people feel like outcasts or disappointments to society, which in turn can cause people to want to hide a divorce. However, being dishonest or simply avoiding divorce will not make it go away,...
Five Tips to Reduce Stress Related to Divorce

Five Tips to Reduce Stress Related to Divorce

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In the complicated web of human relationships, many know very personally, and certainly very statistically, that a great number of marriages will end with a divorce. When it becomes your own reality, or the reality of close friends and family, remembering that a good many have...
How Will Spousal Debt Be Split Upon Divorce?

How Will Spousal Debt Be Split Upon Divorce?

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In a marital dissolution, the issue of asset and debt division does arise fairly often. If you reside in California, the law of community property dictates that the marital assets and debts be divided equally between the parties, regardless of what seems fair or which spouse was...
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How a Divorce Attorney Makes Separation a Little Easier

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Divorces are common these days. The sad fact is that 60% of all marriages end up in divorce or separation. Though the emotional aspects of a breakup can be devastating for the parties and children, a Los Angeles divorce lawyer can help ease the separation. A truly competent...
the most expensive divorces in history

UPDATED: The 5 Most Expensive Divorces

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People are always fascinated by the extreme. The highest mountain, the tallest building, the fastest runner or the richest person in the world. In the legal field, we have the longest criminal trial of all time and the highest civil jury verdict. Given our obsession with the rich...
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How to Deal with Antagonizing Ex-Spouses

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Marriage or intimate relationships can be wonderful thing. Having a special person in your life whom you love, care about and for whom you would do most anything to please enriches us and makes us who we are. Unfortunately, too many marriages end in divorce and many of those are...
child custody after divorce

Child Custody After Divorce

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When your divorce is over and the marital settlement agreement has been signed and judgment has been entered, you can settle into your routine as either the custodial or non-custodial parent. You may not have agreed with the custody arrangement or the time sharing schedule, but...
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A Father’s Guide to Child Support

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Child support refers to payments that a noncustodial parent must pay to the other parent if the parents are separated or divorced in order to help with the financial expenses incurred in raising a child. In many cases, the father is the payer since the mother is typically the...
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