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Divorce: The unique hurdles same-sex couples face

Although California and, belatedly the rest of the nation, have caught up with the rights of same-sex couples, gray areas still exist within the laws governing their divorces. Same-sex divorce has its’s own challenges. While marriage is a relatively new legal right for many LGBT citizens, many of their committed relationships predate the U.S. Supreme […]

Myths of Bankruptcy Busted by Steven Brumer on ‘Real Talk Carlsbad’

Steven K. Brumer. bankruptcy law and family law attorney with Fleischer & Ravreby, appeared on the interview program “Real Talk Carlsbad” to address myths surrounding bankruptcy filings, mistakes to avoid in your trusts and estates planning, and other legal issues at the intersection of family law and your financial wellbeing. Brumer is one of a […]

Myra Chack Fleischer Featured in New Video Series

Myra Chack Fleischer Featured in New Video Series Fleischer & Ravreby Senior Counsel Myra Chack Fleischer is featured as part of a new video series called #PowerOfWomen produced in support of the Jewish National Fund. Myra is the San Diego regional president and a longtime supporter of the many programs and activities of JNF. Fleischer […]

Do You Need An Attorney For Your Divorce?

Seventy percent of all couples getting divorced do so without an attorney. When would you be better served hiring an attorney? What are the considerations you need to review before making this decision? Family law attorney Sarah Pinkerton, CLS-F, with Fleischer & Ravreby discusses your choices and options in a recent interview on “Real Talk […]

Filing Bankruptcy And Your Taxes: Steven Brumer on “The Michael Gaddis Show”

Filing Bankruptcy And Your Taxes: Steven Brumer on “The Michael Gaddis Show” When you file bankruptcy, what happens to your tax situation? Do the different types of bankruptcy filings make a difference? Attorney Steven Brumer of Fleischer & Ravreby recently appeared on “The Michael Gaddis Show” on KCBQ Radio to answer the most commonly asked […]

Child support calculations in California

Child support calculations in California To the surprise of many observers, the recent divorce of Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise appeared to be handled with relative ease, including child custody and support arrangements for their daughter, Suri. But for most people, rich and famous or not, divorce is almost universally stressful. From the division of […]

Working through the challenges of divorce

Working through the challenges of divorce Nearly every married couple confronts challenges in their marriage. Some of these challenges can be easily resolved, with the spouses gaining an understanding into the other’s wants and needs. But sometimes a relationship faces serious disagreements that cannot be resolved. Problems can grow into stressful, even dangerous situations. At […]

Community property and division of assets in a California divorce

Community property and division of assets in a California divorce Divorce is a complicated process that can be confusing for any couple to work through, regardless of the specific circumstances. For couples in San Diego County under the laws of the state of California, property division can be one of the more confusing issues that […]