Family Law Attorney

Get the best advice for the best results. Whether you are interested in a premarital agreement, filing for divorce, finally getting your child support, or determining the paternity of your child, Richard E. Bawden, family law specialist, can help. For the last 25 years, Richard E. Bawden has proven that his personable staff and fierce litigation help clients get the best advice for the best results.

Date of Separation Revisited

In 2015, the California Supreme Court issued a decision in Marriage of Davis which stated that for the purpose of determining when a couple is “separated” and no longer acquiring community property a couple must be “living separate and apart.” This changed existing case law which provided that a under the right circumstances couple could be … [Read more...]