Divorce Lawyers with Compassion and Expertise
At Jafari Law and Mediation Office, our divorce lawyers provide comprehensive divorce services in Los Angeles and Orange County, CA. As a family-owned firm with over 20 years of experience, we offer legal support and guidance to those navigating the complexities of divorce, ensuring your rights and interests are protected every step of the way.
Understand The Divorce Process
Ending a marital relationship can take various legal forms, each with its own implications and processes. Understanding these options and considerations is crucial in making informed decisions that align with your personal circumstances and legal rights. The most common methods include:
- Divorce (Dissolution of Marriage): This legally terminates the marriage, allowing both parties to remarry if they choose.
- Annulment: Unlike divorce, an annulment treats the marriage as though it never existed. It’s a legal declaration that nullifies the marriage.
- Legal Separation: Allows couples not ready to divorce to live apart and divide assets and debts, without officially ending the marriage.
Things to Consider During a Divorce
Below are a few things that you should consider if thinking about leaving marriage. Understanding these options and considerations is crucial in making informed decisions that align with your personal circumstances and legal rights.
- Prenups/Postnups: These agreements can dictate the terms of asset division, spousal support, and other financial matters in case of divorce.
- Custody: You may need to determine who has the responsibility for the child’s upbringing and where the child will live.
- Division of Assets: This involves dividing property acquired during the marriage, taking into account factors like each party’s financial contribution and the duration of the marriage.
- Spousal Support: Also known as alimony, this is the financial support provided to a spouse post-divorce, based on the length of the marriage, the standard of living during the marriage, and the earning capacity of each spouse.
Why Choose Our Divorce Attorneys?
We are dedicated to providing personalized solutions, focusing on amicable resolutions through mediation and collaborative law. With us, you’re not just a case; you receive dedicated support and guidance every step of the way, making the difficult journey of divorce as smooth and stress-free as possible.
We understand the emotional weight of divorce and offer supportive, empathetic guidance.
We are assertive in protecting your rights and interests in every aspect of the divorce process.
Our familiarity with Los Angeles and Orange County laws ensures that we provide informed and relevant legal advice.
Speak With a Divorce Lawyer Today
If you need a divorce lawyer near Orange County or Los Angeles , contact Jafari Law and Mediation Office for a consultation. Let us provide you with the legal support, guidance, and advocacy you need during this challenging time.
Our Divorce Services
- Legal Consultation: Offering expert advice to understand your rights and options during the divorce process.
- Negotiation of Terms: Assisting in the amicable settlement of issues like asset division, spousal support, and child custody.
- Drafting and Filing Documents: Preparing and managing all legal paperwork required for filing and finalizing the divorce.
- Representation in Court: Advocating on your behalf during court proceedings to ensure your interests are protected.
- Post-Divorce Modifications: Helping modify divorce agreements as circumstances change, such as child support or custody arrangements.
- AND MORE!