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Orange County Divorce Attorney, is one of many phrases used to locate a family law firm when parties are contemplating ending their marriage.
How can a divorce attorney in Orange County California, help me with my divorce matter is a question we are frequently asked. At the Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates our skilled attorneys can assist you in dissolving your marriage, dividing the community property assets and debts while ensuring sound child custody and visitation orders are in the best interest of your child. Moreover, we will ensure child and spousal support follow California’s guidelines.
Please note, California is a no fault state, in other words, either party may obtain a divorce merely on the bases of irreconcilable differences. Irreconcilable differences are defined as, “not finding common ground; therefore, no one is willing to compromise in order to find harmony.
Our divorce attorney in Orange County CA, Bettina Yanez has helped countless of individuals respectfully dissolve their marriages. Attorney Bettina Yanez is a Certified Family Law Specialist (Certified by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization) knowledgeable in all areas of family law, dissolution of a marriage. This includes all forms of alternative dispute resolutions such as collaborative law, divorce mediation, legal separation; annulments.
Our main focus is family law in California. However, we also practice immigration law because ones divorce status can affect ones immigration status. We see this as a bonus for our clients since we are able to address any immigration concerns they may have.
To acquire more information on a divorce attorney in Orange County CA, please contact the Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates. we are here to assist with the changes that a divorce will bring. We have been serving families in Orange County since 2000.
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California law requires that one of the parties be a resident of the State of California for 6-months and of the county where they will file for divorce for 3-months. Further, there is a 6-month and 1 day waiting period before the divorce is final.
If the parties concur on all of the matters involving their divorce, a stipulation “agreement” is drawn up and filed with the court a court appearance may not be necessary depending on the facts of your case.
However, if child custody, child support; spousal support issues need to be addressed, temporary orders will need to be agreed upon or if no agreement a Request For Order will be filed on your behalf. At the hearing, if no unforeseen issues arise the judge will make temporary orders. These orders can then be adopted into the final Judgment and made permanent. (Please note: “permanent” does not mean it is etched in stone. Orders can always be modified if there is a substantial change in circumstances. A substantial change may include loss of employment, move-away, change in marital status, job promotion…etc.)
A trial will be held before a judge if the division of assets, child custody, child support; spousal support “alimony” are not agreed on.
In Orange County, a settlement conference will be scheduled prior the trial in an effort to settle matters.
Free Consultation Divorce Attorney
To schedule your free consultation with our experienced Divorce Attorneys in Orange County CA regarding your divorce, please contact the Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates. Call now, our staff is standing by 24/7. Or if you prefer, use our online contact form located to your right.
Yanez & Associates manages cases in all of Orange County and Los Angeles County. Here is a directory of some of the communities we service: Anaheim, Buena Park, Brea, Costa Mesa, La Palma, Laguna Beach, Fountain Valley, Los Alamitos, Mission Viejo, Fullerton, Irvine, La Habra, Laguna Niguel, Lake Forest, Newport Beach, Orange, Placentia, Santa Ana, Stanton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Tustin, Westminster, Norwalk; Yorba Linda.