Category: Property Division

Who Pays the Debts in a California Divorce?

Meet the Mitchells When Andrew and Sallie said, “I do,” they did not have plans to ever say, “I don’t.” Unfortunately, life often gets in the way of love. Fifteen years, two kids, three failed businesses and plenty of debt later, Andrew and Sallie were looking at separation options before them. Unfortunately, there were a… Read more>>

Am I Allowed to Argue a Property Division Balance Sheet?

The short answer to this question concerning marital property laws in California is yes. But, the establishment of what is or what is not community property in California can be a complicated issue. That is why it is imperative to have an experienced and aggressive divorce lawyer licensed to practice in the state who understands… Read more>>

My Ex Wants To Keep The House, How Can I Obtain A Property Division Balance Sheet?

People are emotionally attached to their homes. It’s where they live and where their possessions and many of their memories are. Therefore, in a divorce, sometimes each spouse wants the house. But only one can get it. Property Division Balance Sheet If the parties themselves cannot agree who gets the house, then lawyers will help… Read more>>

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