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4 Steps for Adopting Your Ward

2022-06-28T14:29:40-07:00June 28th, 2022|Adoption, California Law, Child Custody, Family Law, Guardianship|

Becoming a guardian is an admirable thing to do. Guardianship protects children but does not strip away the rights of the biological parents. In other words, once the parents are again able to provide the child a safe environment, the child may return to them safely. However, there may be occasions when the biological parents [...]

Relocating To a New State as a Guardian or Custodian of a Child

2022-05-24T13:29:59-07:00May 24th, 2022|California Law, Child Custody, Custody, Family Law, Guardianship|

People change, jobs change, environments change. When you have children, these changes can become complicated and stressful, especially if it means moving a child out of state. Whether you have custody or guardianship over a child, if another parent or family member is still in the picture, moving with a child can become complicated, especially [...]

Guardianships vs Conservatorships in California and Arizona

2022-04-26T15:06:35-07:00April 26th, 2022|Arizona Law, California Law, Conservatorship, Family Law, Guardianship|

When someone is mentally or physically incapacitated, they may not be able to perform tasks necessary to live. When this happens, family members or friends may have the right to become a guardian or a conservator and take legal responsibility for performing personal and financial tasks for them. Which one, guardianship or conservatorship, is right [...]

3 Keys to Making Holiday Custody Work for You

2021-11-23T07:59:04-08:00November 23rd, 2021|Child Custody, Custody, Divorce, Family Law, Holidays|

Plenty can happen to make the holiday season stressful. Simply knowing they’re just around the corner is bad enough; then there’s dealing with shopping, meal preparations and family obligations. The last thing you want is to fight with your former spouse about how much time each of you will get to spend with your son [...]

Domestic Violence and Gabby Petito

2021-09-28T10:20:33-07:00September 28th, 2021|Domestic Violence, Family Law, Pop Culture|

The case of Gabby Petito’s disappearance has dominated many news stories over the past couple of weeks. On the surface, it feels very much like a cut-and-dry case. After a couple of months into a planned four-month road trip with her fiancée, Brian Laundrie, Laundrie returned home without her. As a person of interest in [...]

Lawyer Kings Podcast Now Available

2021-08-31T14:07:25-07:00August 31st, 2021|California Law, Divorce, Estate Planning - Wills, Trusts, and Probate, Family Law, King Law Firm News, Lawyer, Legal Documents|

Ever since I started King Law Firm Attorney’s at Law, Inc., I’ve been committed to your legal success. Part of this commitment is the effective communication of information, which I’ve provided in various forms on this site. We offer plenty of links to information you may need to better understand your particular situation, and videos [...]

California Family and Estate Laws vs Other States: What’s the Difference?

2020-10-02T10:56:34-07:00September 29th, 2020|Business, California Law, Divorce, Estate Planning - Wills, Trusts, and Probate, Family Law|

As a citizen of the United States, we all feel as if we know how laws should be enforced simply because “that’s how it’s done in my state.” What we all fail to understand (or don’t want to understand) is that each state has the constitutional right to create laws for the benefit of their [...]

Child Custody Across State Lines and the Ramifications of COVID-19

2020-10-02T10:55:38-07:00July 28th, 2020|California Law, Child Custody, COVID-19, Custody, Family Law, Uncategorized|

After a divorce, parents may feel they and their child need a change of scenery. This is understandable; however, always make sure to inform the non-custodial parent if that change of scenery means taking a child across state lines. Temporary Vacations If this change is temporary, say to visit relatives or go on a vacation, [...]

Divorce Is A Last Resort: Staying Married Through COVID-19

2020-10-02T10:55:19-07:00May 26th, 2020|COVID-19, Divorce, Family Law|

There is always an abundance of emotion in a time of crisis. Right now, as we attempt to navigate through the realities of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are faced with an extra amount of personal, financial and professional stress, anxiety, fear and uncertainty. Marriage is hard enough during regular times; it’s even more [...]

Changing Your Child’s School When Joint Custody Is Involved

2020-04-29T16:05:44-07:00March 24th, 2020|Child Custody, Family Law|

Have you been thinking of changing your child’s school? With all schools closed for the time being due to the impact of COVID-19, and some states, including California, stating they may remain closed until the near year begins in September, now is a good time to begin the process of changing schools. This is especially [...]