Category Archives: Legal Fees

Father’s Arrears Handed to Him in Appellate Case

By | July 13, 2018

In any divorce situation, particularly those involving children, it’s ideal to reach a settlement as quickly as possible with minimal rancor. California family law  was written to promote settlement, and even allows spouses to recoup attorneys’ fees when opposing spouses intentionally frustrate the settlement process. But a recent divorce case, the separation of Kelly and… Read More »

Hire a Family Law Judge

By | August 24, 2017

Although judges are typically viewed as public figures, there are in fact private family judges, occasionally referred to as “rent-a-judges”, who will preside over divorce proceedings for a fee. This article will discuss some of the pros and cons of hiring a family judge versus using the public court system for your divorce. This option isn’t… Read More »