What You Need to Know About Seeking Sole Custody in California

After a divorce or separation, seeking sole custody of your children may the next important step in protecting the best interests of your family. Yes, child custody cases can be both complex and unpleasant. This is especially so if one of the parents is believed to be unfit or unable to adequately care for the […]

Establishing Visitation Rights for Unmarried Parents

Establishing visitation rights for unmarried parents often presents a legal challenge. In such cases, it’s important to settle the question of paternity, determine rightful custody as well as make appropriate child support arrangements. When you add visitation rights to the mix, things can become much more complex. This is true especially if the parents are […]

Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan and the Divorce Mediation Process 

Divorce does not have to be an all out all battle. Some may prefer the more peaceful divorce mediation process. Even celebrities often appear to be trying to taking the high road. This spring Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan announced they were divorcing. However, instead of the typical tabloid fodder, they surprised many people with a joint statement. In part, […]

What Are the Effects of Divorce on Children?

Even though divorce is sometimes necessary, it has a direct effect on all family members. The effect on children can be especially long-lasting. Some children will carry the impact of this event into adulthood. As a parent, it’s important that you try to recognize the effects and be proactive in assisting your child or children through this life-altering transition. Below, […]