Family Law

Oceanside Family Law Attorney

A Family Law Attorney Represents Your Interest

A good divorce attorney like those at Fischer & Van Thiel will be there to make sure you are not going through the process alone. Your divorce attorney will be there to advise, guide and represent you each step of the way making sure you have the best legal advice and guidance from a viewpoint that has the experience of working with the courts on a daily basis. Divorce can be extremely traumatic and trying as the issues of dividing and distributing property, making decisions on child visitation and support, possibly finding new and affordable living accommodations and a list of other issues is decided. Negative emotions naturally begin to surface during the process. When you hire the firm of Fischer & Van Thiel, you will be investing in a seasoned divorce attorney who has assisted many clients negotiate these contentious situations and you can rest assured that you will have an attorney who will be watching out for your best interest as you navigate the rocky waters of a divorce.

When it is time to divide your personal and marital property, a divorce court will attempt to divide the assets in an economical and equitable way. The court will inquire about each parties financial circumstances, and their future financial plans. Each case is different and there are hundreds of judges in the court system. Although guided by the laws passed by the legislature, judges are given wide latitude on many issues to implement rulings that they determine to be fair and equitable. That is why it is very difficult to predict the outcome of many divorce proceedings. Being aware of this fact is good reason to ask your divorce attorney from Fischer & Van Thiel to help you negotiate an agreement with your spouse without going before the court. If however an agreement cannot be negotiated, it is important to have the experience of a firm like Fischer & Van Thiel LLP working zealously for you to present your case to the judge in proper form and make a convincing argument to the judge deciding your future.

A Family Law Attorney Handles More Than Just Divorce

When most people hear the term family law attorney, they usually assume these attorneys only deal with divorce cases. Nothing could be further from the truth as divorce is only a small part of family law and there are many other facets of family law. Attorney’s specializing in family law matters represents clients on more than just divorce and post-judgment issues like child support, visitation rights and spousal support. The family law attorneys at Fischer & Van Thiel LLP also work zealously in many other areas of family law like negotiating and drafting prenuptial or premarital agreements, addressing paternity issues, coordinating legal guardianships, adoptions and representing clients with domestic violence issues.