Legal Separation

Summary Dissolution in California

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on September 19, 2014

Not all marriages work out, and divorce is the solution for many couples. But we believe that not all divorces need become unnecessarily complicated, or contentious, or difficult. Especially here in California, the law provides a relatively simple process called a summary dissolution. Unfortunately, not all divorcing couples qualify for a summary dissolution. There are […]

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Legal Separation & Separation Agreements: Part 2

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on September 5, 2014

Separation Agreements California

In Part 1 of this two-part blog, we discussed “legal separation”.  Here in Part 2, we’ll talk about arrangements known as “separation agreements”.   In California, separation agreements are option for couples that does not involve going to court, and often involves the amicable splitting of a marriage and it’s assets. A separation agreement is […]

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Legal Separation and Separation Agreements, Part 1

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on September 4, 2014

legal separation California

In California, a legal separation is not the same as a separation agreement.  We’ll take an overview of what a legal separation is in this blog, and we’ll tackle the topic of California separation agreements in our next blog. When spouses or life partners reach a point in their relationship in which they are considering […]

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