Divorce Financial Mediation in Orange County

Divorce is a process.  It is usually simple, inexpensive and does not often require an attorney.  The process can be lengthy and expensive when the financial issues are complex.  If the marital home was transmuted during marriage, then it is more complicated to divide.  Transmutation means that the character of the marital home changed from…

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Alternatives to Divorce in Los Angeles

The process of getting married is relatively fast.  Most would agree that getting divorced is not.  It takes at least six months in California when the divorce is uncontested.  The process is longer when there are complex financial issues.  There are two common disagreements.  The parties often disagree with the community’s interest in the marital…

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Incomplete Opinions in a Divorce Mediation

My client hired me as her consultant.  She was in the middle of a divorce mediation.  It was an alternative to litigation.  The parties hired a neutral forensic CPA.  He calculated her husband’s income available for support.  The new tax law for alimony will change on January 1, 2019.  Spousal support from orders filed by…

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