The Primary Factors in Child Support

by Rachel Castrejon on Sep 28th, 2018

How is Child Support Calculated? In California, there is a mandatory statutory guideline formula for calculating support. (Family Code section 4050 et seq.) The following is a list of the primary factors that the court will use in determining child support. There… Read More

Is My Adult Disabled Child Entitled to Receive Support?

by Rachel Castrejon on Sep 24th, 2018

In California, a parent has a right to receive child support for an adult disabled child. Family Code section 3910 provides: “The father and mother have an equal responsibility to maintain, to the extent of their ability, a child of whatever age… Read More

How to Support Your Special Needs Child Through a Divorce

by Rachel Castrejon on Mar 27th, 2018

Whether a child is severely disabled or has moderate learning disabilities such as dyslexia, dysgraphia or auditory processing issues, their ability to thrive depends on continuity and stability.  Thus, parents who are going through a divorce with a special needs child should… Read More