Why You Need An Attorney

Why You Need An Attorney

Getting married is easy. Get a marriage license. Have a ceremony. Even a ceremony ...
James Reape, Voted Your Ultimate Lawyer!

James Reape, Voted Your Ultimate Lawyer!

The Reape-Rickett Law Firm is thrilled to share our Co-Founder and Managing Shareholder, ...
What To Do Before You File

What To Do Before You File

For many families, summer is the beginning of cross-country trips and new adventures. ...
CHILD SUPPORT IN CALIFORNIA: CHALLENGING THE GUIDELINE

CHILD SUPPORT IN CALIFORNIA: CHALLENGING THE GUIDELINE

Simply stated, payment of child support is meant to ensure the financial needs of ...
The New Impact of Domestic Violence on Child Custody and Visitation

The New Impact of Domestic Violence on Child Custody and Visitation

For many years Family Code Section §3020 instructed the court that “it is the ...
BUT IT ISN’T FAIR! – Pension and Social Security in Divorce

BUT IT ISN’T FAIR! – Pension and Social Security in Divorce

In California, property acquired during marriage is generally considered community ...
You Have A Judgment For Support, Now What?

You Have A Judgment For Support, Now What?

Oftentimes I hear these exact words when consulting with family law clients. They have ...
When Does Spousal Support End?

When Does Spousal Support End?

Clearly the answer to that question depends on your situation. If you’re paying spousal ...
When Does Spousal Support End?

When Does Spousal Support End?

This is an often confusing area of the law for many litigants. Part of the reason for ...
What Does The Court Want Me To Show In Order To Extend My Spousal Support Under A Richmond-type Spousal Support Order?

What Does The Court Want Me To Show In Order To Extend My Spousal Support Under A Richmond-type Spousal Support Order?

In the case, Khera and Sameer, (2012) 206 Cal.App.4th 1464, we learn what evidence does ...