Custody/parenting plan

How does a finding of domestic violence between the parties affect their divorce or custody case? Such finding may result in a denial of spousal support to the abuser and affect the abuser’s custodial rights. ¬†California Family Law Code section 3044 provides as follows: “Upon a finding by the court that a party seeking custody […]

Studies show that approximately 40% of children will experience the breakup of their parents’ marriage prior to turning 18 years old. ¬†Children of divorced parents are more likely to experience emotional and behavioral problems in comparison with their peers. Although there is a belief that some children are better off with divorced parents than living […]