- Estate Planning
At the Law Offices of Gordon G. Meyer, I understand that filing for a divorce is one of the most stressful times you go through in your life. Deciding to end a marriage can take years. Once you find clarity in your choice, the last thing you need is a waiting period filled with confusion about the legal process. I have the experience to guide you through the process with ease and understanding, so that you can prioritize your financial security and provide support for your loved ones, regardless of whether your separation is amicable or contested.
Understanding Marriage Dissolution
When it comes to divorce, California is a “no-fault state.” This means that the spouse who asks for the separation needn’t prove that the other spouse did anything wrong. In addition, that means that if one spouse did something to prompt the disagreement, the court may not punish that party by awarding less property or child visitation rights. This CA law is one of many that I can help you understand and work through. There are other important issues that can be contested during the dissolution of marriage.
Some of these include:
With my help, it is possible to settle these issues quickly so that your case can be finalized as soon as the six month waiting period is complete.