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Getting a Student Visa to Study in Los Angeles / Southern California

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Southern California, and Los Angeles in particular, is home to some of the finest colleges and universities in the world, including UCLA, USC, UC Irvine, Loyola Marymount, Pepperdine, San Diego State, Fullerton, and Occidental College, just to name a few. Students flock from all...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 08/10/18

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 08/03/18

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 07/30/18

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 07/20/18

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...

Getting a K-1 Fiancé Visa For a Non-Citizen You Intend to Marry

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If you intend to marry a person who is not an American citizen and who is currently living abroad, and you intend to marry that person in the United States, you may need to obtain a visa simply to get that person inside the United States so that the wedding can occur. While your...

What is the Statute of Limitations for a Child Sexual Abuse Claim in California?

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The sexual abuse of children is one of the worst horrors in our society, and, tragically, one that perpetrators and institutions take steps to cover up to avoid liability. Even an institution such as the Los Angeles archdiocese of the Catholic Church spent decades covering up...

Bringing a Sexual Abuse Claim in CA Where There Was No Conviction and/or Arrest

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A frequent question regarding a California sexual abuse claim – whether related to a child or on adult – is whether it is possible to bring a civil claim for damages where the police either failed to arrest the person or where the perpetrator was never prosecuted or...

Can I Get More Spousal Support (Alimony) If I Lost My Job in California?

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Losing a job, or even suffering a loss in pay due to demotion or lack of business when you are an independent contractor, often means less money to pay your expenses and maintain your regular lifestyle. If you are receiving spousal support (also called alimony) from an ex-spouse...

Dealing With False Accusations of Domestic Violence in a California Divorce

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Domestic violence is a very real problem in California, and many divorces involve very real accusations of horrific and traumatic domestic abuse. Which is why it can feel extremely alarming and anxiety-inducing when your spouse accuses you of domestic violence during the process...