Category: Family Law

How to Prepare for a California Divorce

Tue 5th October, 2021 Family Law

Making the decision to file for divorce is a big step. There are other things that you can do prior to filing the petition that can put you in the best possible position financially for the next step. At the Law Office of Bradley S. Sandler in Beverly Hills, our […]

Grounds for Terminating Parental Rights in California

Tue 5th October, 2021 Family Law

Being a parent is one of the greatest joys and also one of the greatest responsibilities. If a parent substantially fails in their responsibilities for their child, it may give rise to the termination of their parental rights. In California, the court will only terminate a parent’s rights in extreme […]

How to Enforce an Alimony Order in California

Thu 18th February, 2021 Family Law

As part of many California divorce cases, one spouse may be ordered or agree to pay the other spouse alimony during and after the proceedings. Spousal support is a normal part of divorce, especially when one spouse earns a higher income than the other. Alimony is meant to help the […]

How to Handle a Contentious California Divorce

Tue 12th January, 2021 Family Law

Around 95% of all divorce cases settle before they go to trial, either through communication and negotiation between spouses or through the use of alternative dispute resolution methods like mediation. However, for the 5% of divorces that are litigated in court, these cases are often high conflict and contentious between […]