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At The Neshanian Law Firm, Inc., Attorney Amy Neshanian has been successfully resolving Spousal Support disputes on behalf of clients for more than 17 years.
A California Board Certified Family Law Specialist, Spousal Support Attorney Amy Neshanian is one of the region’s most respected lawyers, and she fights vigorously to obtain fair and just results on behalf of her clients.
If you are getting divorced and have questions about whether or not you are entitled to receive spousal support or will be obligated to pay it, contact Irvine Spousal Support Lawyer Amy Neshanian at (714) 973-
Dedicated to providing personalized legal counsel and client representation, Family Law Attorney Neshanian returns all emails and telephone calls in a timely manner, and we will keep you updated regarding the progress of your case.
Also known as alimony, spousal support is not automatically ordered by the court. If the parties cannot reach an agreement regarding spousal support, Family Court Judges have discretion as to whether or not alimony will be awarded during divorce proceedings.
A highly skilled negotiator, Family Law Attorney Neshanian will work with you and opposing counsel to resolve your spousal support dispute by engaging in settlement negotiations.
If negotiations fail to provide an acceptable outcome, Irvine Spousal Support Lawyer Amy Neshanian possesses extensive courtroom experience and will utilize her skills as a seasoned litigator to obtain the most favorable results possible.
Prior to the issuance of the final divorce decree, the Court may order the temporary payment of spousal support, allowing the supported spouse to maintain the status quo and continue to meet his or her needs pending final judgment of divorce. When issuing a temporary support order, the Court will thoroughly review the financial needs of each party.
Before entering a permanent order for Spousal Support, the court will examine a number of factors, including:
Because judges are provided with a considerable amount of leeway when setting a spousal support order, it is crucial that you retain a lawyer who is familiar with these statutory guideline factors.
When ordered, the period of time for which Spousal Support must be paid will be based on the length of the marriage. If the marriage is considered to be of a short duration (less than 10 years), the payor spouse will generally only be required to pay Spousal Support for a length of time ranging between half the term of the marriage and for the number of years the marriage lasted.
With respect to long-
As with child support, visitation and custody, spousal support orders may be modified upon a demonstration of change in circumstances sufficient to warrant modification of the order. Change in circumstances may include:
Please contact Irvine Spousal Support Attorney Amy Neshanian at The Neshanian Law Firm, Inc. to obtain information about whether support will be ordered in your case.
For immediate assistance, call (714) 973-
Centrally located in Irvine, Spousal Support Lawyer Amy Neshanian provides knowledgeable legal representation to individuals who reside throughout Orange County.
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