Many people don't realize how difficult it is to get a divorce through the California courts. Some people make the assumption that if the paperwork is correct, the divorce process should be fairly easy. This is simply not true! A prospective client called our firm just yesterday. He told me … Read more about The California Divorce Process vs. the Divorce Forms
It is very important to understand what document services say and what they do not say. A very well advertised document service offers it's uncontested divorce for $299. Here's what they tell you: you will get legal documents prepared; a marital settlement agreement is included the filing … Read more about How Does Legal Action Workshop Compare with Document Services?
California document services tell you that they can complete your divorce quickly and easily—as easy as 1, 2, 3. But is this true? Here’s what they don’t tell you: They do not offer legal advice for your particular situation so you will not be sure if the paperwork is correct, if it protects … Read more about What California Document Services Don’t Tell You
When people are faced with the prospect of Divorce, the first thing that they think about is price. They have heard the horror stories related to Attorney legal fees and they are scared that they will get in over their head! They may look online or in the phone book and find advertisements for a … Read more about Why a California Document Service is Dangerous for Your Divorce!
Legal oversight means that a Divorce Attorney will be available to answer questions and to make changes and additions as needed as your Divorce proceeds through the California court system. It also means that when the unexpected occurs, there is an experienced Family Law Attorney who is available … Read more about Why is Legal Oversight Important for a California Divorce?
Making sure that your family is taken care of in the event of your passing is a good thing to think about as we approach 2012. Failure to have a California Will or Trust prepared can make the transfer of assets difficult for heirs. A California Will is important because: it can designate a … Read more about Protect Your Family with a California Will or Trust
The name on the deed of property in California is very important. If there is only one person who owns the property and that person is not married, then ownership is very clear. However, if the person who is on the deed is married and the spouse's name is not on the deed, then complications can … Read more about How Important is the Name on the Deed of a California Property?
A Publication Divorce is needed when a person wishes to divorce his/her spouse but does not know where the spouse lives or works. Once the divorce is filed, the spouse must be served. The California courts have created a way to handle service on a spouse whose whereabouts is unknown. This … Read more about What is a Publication Divorce?