Deciding to end your marriage is never an easy experience, but if you and your spouse cannot agree on critical issues regarding how to separate your lives, the situation can be particularly stressful. This is known as a contested divorce, and it requires an experienced divorce attorney to settle your case. At the law office..
California family courts prefer that in divorce cases involving a minor child, the parents share joint custody of that child. The best possible scenario is that the child spends time equally, 50/50, with each parent and the parents share legal decision-making responsibility regarding the child’s well-being. How does an equal split in custody affect child..
Determining custody and visitation issues for a minor child can be fraught with emotions for the parents and the child in a divorce. When determining custody and visitation in the California family courts, the judge in the case will make a determination about which parent will be the custodial parent of the child. But what..