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Happy New Year and that means for many “cleaning” up their criminal record. My clients…

The noncustodial parent (the parent who is not the primary physical custodian) must make a…

Trade secrets are defined in California Civil Code section 3426.1 (d) as “information, including a…

A client who did not have an attorney during her divorce last year focused her…

I have a client that resides in Illinois while mom and children (only 1 remaining…

Atty. Castañeda concluded a three-week trial and successfully argued for her client, among other things,…

All too often in family law parties “stonewall” one another. They make frivolous request. They…

As a result of having been taken into custody, assessed and admitted pursuant to Welfare…

It is important to understand that when people live together, whether or not they are…

There are several ways a prenuptial agreement can be attacked and found invalid. A premarital…

Although family law and criminal law are two very distinct areas of the law, they…