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The pros and cons of revocable trusts

There are a variety of estate planning tools one might choose for the purpose of transferring assets upon death. There’s no one prime way to move generational wealth. Each tool has its advantages and disadvantages. Many Californians are opting for revocable trusts A revocable trust is an estate planning tool designed to sidestep

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Do high-asset divorces face special issues?

In the big picture, California divorces work the same no matter how much a couple has in the bank. They still have to divide their community property, decide child custody and parenting time issues and, if necessary, award spousal support and child support. Even though the laws are the same, a

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What does joint custody look like in California?

If you are separating from your child’s other parent, you may find yourself arguing over who your child should live with and who should make decisions for them. If you are unable to decide on an arrangement, you will both present your cases in front of a family court judge

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Am I entitled to spousal support?

If one spouse serves as the primary breadwinner of the family, the other spouse may focus more on taking care of the home and raising the children. Because of these responsibilities, the other spouse may choose to work part-time, take on a less demanding job, or not work outside of

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