Going through a divorce can be very difficult on all parties emotionally, as going separate ways is never easy for a family, regardless of the reason. If you share children with your spouse, it can be especially difficult to imagine life post-divorce. One issue that many of our clients bring to our attention is that of spousal support payments. You may be worried about how you will afford to support yourself if you were used to having your spouse pay for a significant amount of your bills and lifestyle.
At Gordon D. Cruse, APLC, we help clients in San Diego who are in need of spousal support to continue living their lives. We also work with clients to determine father's rights, as well as assist those who feel that their ex-spouse is asking for unfair spousal support or should not get any payments at all. Our San Diego spousal support attorney has defended clients in court against unfair claims.
Although the law does not guarantee that either spouse will be granted or have to pay spousal support, having a San Diego spousal support attorney on your side can help immensely. With 35+ years of experience, we know what the judges look and listen for when deciding on spousal support cases.
There are many different types of spousal support we may be able to work towards, including:
Many people mistakenly figure they will be entitled to spousal support and don't feel they need a San Diego spousal support lawyer to represent them. This is not the case, and having an experienced family law attorney to argue for your best interest can benefit you greatly.