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Mediated Divorce

Mediated Divorce The most common reason for pursuing a mediated divorce is the desire to avoid court altogether. When couples hire an attorney, they are at the mercy of the court system. When a couple seeks a mediated divorce, they have the ability to choose the date...
Flat Fee Probate

Flat Fee Probate

What can you do to take control of your loved one’s assets if they die without a trust? The estate will have to go through a sometimes extensive and usually expensive legal process called probate. What is probate? Probate is a legal process that takes place...

Divorce Mediation

Divorce mediation is a faster, less expensive and friendlier divorce process. If you and your soon-to-be-ex spouse agree on most things, mediation the way to go.  How Does Divorce Mediation Work? According to California Courts, “In mediation, an impartial person...
Child Custody

Child Custody

Divorce is hard on everyone, espcecially when children are involved. When children are young, the parents and/or the courts decide on the custody arrangements. But at what age do kids get to have a say? At what point does the court take the requests of the child into...
What is a Family Trust?

What is a Family Trust?

A family trust is a specific type of trust that families can use to create a financial legacy for future generations. There are several benefits to creating one, including ensuring your family members receive your assets, property and belongings. In a family trust,...
Are you excited about your future?

Are you excited about your future?

Are you excited about your future? An unhappy marriage can be very stressful. If you are ready to take your future into your own hands, we can help. Our expert legal assistance with divorce, mediation, custody, visitation, child support and spousal support will make...
Why Should I Create a Trust?

Why Should I Create a Trust?

You would establish a trust to provide legal protection for your assets, to make sure those assets are distributed according to your wishes, and to save time, reduce paperwork and, in some cases, avoid or reduce inheritance or estate taxes. A trust is a written...
Wills, Trusts and Probate

Wills, Trusts and Probate

How do you decide if you need to set up a trust? A will and a trust are two different estate planning tools. Your will acts as a high-level set of instructions to be used after you pass away. A will is where you name the executor of your estate and guardians for your...