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Five Signs You May Need a New Divorce Lawyer in Los Angeles, California

By Michael Whitmarsh |

Divorce is one of the most stressful times in a person’s life, no matter the circumstances behind the split. Choosing the right divorce attorney is an important process that includes your ability to trust the guidance you are given, from more than a legal standpoint. Forming a positive personal connection with your lawyer is… Read More »

Can An Emotional Affair Lead To Divorce?

By Michael Whitmarsh |

At Whitmarsh Family Law, PC, our Los Angeles, California divorce attorney has spent over a decade representing both male and female spouses who have suffered marital hardships because of emotional affairs. While some couples are able to discuss their personal setbacks together or with the help of counseling, some are truly victimized by the… Read More »

Dealing With The Confusion Of An Unexpected Divorce

By Michael Whitmarsh |

For every married couple who can identify when divorce is on the horizon there is another unsuspecting spouse in a separate relationship who is completely blindsided by their wife or husband stating that the time has come to dissolve their marriage. At Whitmarsh Family Law, our divorce attorney in Los Angeles, California has represented… Read More »

Five Common Reasons Couples Seek Divorce in California

By Michael Whitmarsh |

Five Common Reasons Couples Seek Divorce in California California enacted America’s first purely no-fault divorce law in 1969, which states that the one spouse can file for divorce without proving that the other spouse is at fault for the breakdown of the marriage. Simply put, the reason behind the divorce does not have to… Read More »

Delinquent Child Support Payments in California

By Michael Whitmarsh |

Delinquent Child Support Payments in California At Whitmarsh Family Law, PC our child support attorney in Los Angeles, CA has spent the past decade representing non-custodial parents negotiate proper, and more importantly, payable financial payments for their children’s needs. While both parents have a legal duty to provide for their children financially, the California… Read More »

Father Arrested after Failure to Pay Support

By Michael Whitmarsh |

A father of three has found himself behind bars after refusing to pay nearly a quarter million dollars in back child support. 50-year-old Tony Haywood was married to his ex-wife, Renee Ainsworth, for 16 years. After divorcing in 2004, Haywood was instructed by a Georgia court to pay child support. Haywood did not pay… Read More »

Steps to Take When Paternity Test Denied

By Michael Whitmarsh |

When the status of the biological father of a child is questioned, the most reliable way to determine parentage is with a DNA paternity test. Establishing paternity allows a number of important legal privileges which support the well-being of a child, including the right to health and life insurance coverage from a parent, the… Read More »

Father Arrested after Removing Child From Mom’s Custody

By Michael Whitmarsh |

An “armed and dangerous” father has been arrested after kidnapping his 1-year-old daughter in Ranch Segura Cucamonga. An Amber Alert was issued on April 24, 2017 after the child had been forcefully taken from her mother’s custody by her 38-year-oldfather. The mother said that they were having an argument and that the father had… Read More »

Ex-Wife Fighting Over Concealed Family Fortune

By Michael Whitmarsh |

In a UK case which illustrates how divorcing partners might conceal assets, a divorcee has re-opened a lengthy legal battle with her banker ex-husband, claiming he concealed his £1m (approximately $1.3M USD) family fortune. 53-year-old Tina Norman and her ex-husband, Robert Ellis Norman, first met while attending Southampton University in the 1980s. The two… Read More »

How the Court Determines Parental Fitness

By Michael Whitmarsh |

A lot of issues may come into play when it comes to determining child custody and how much – if any – time a parent is legally entitled to spend with his or her child. One question which may arise is just how “fit” one or both parents are to be a part of… Read More »

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