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Divorce isn’t merely about ending a relationship on paper. It encompasses a myriad of legal intricacies, including property division, child custody, spousal support, and other significant matters. Navigating these complexities without legal expertise can lead to unfavorable outcomes. In the emotional whirlwind of divorce, it’s easy to overlook your rights. An experienced attorney ensures that your rights are protected, and you receive a fair share, be it in asset division or custody arrangements. The legal process is filled with paperwork, deadlines, and protocols. Missteps can delay proceedings or worse, compromise your case. An attorney ensures that all legal formalities are correctly and timely managed.

MCM Law Group, P.C. has a pool of resources, including experienced attorneys, paralegals, and administrative support, ensuring that every aspect of your case gets the attention it deserves. We specialize in family law, which means we are attuned to the latest changes and nuances in the legal landscape of divorce. Through our private counsel, you will always receive timely updates and faster responses to your queries, ensuring you’re always in the loop. Whether it’s negotiating with the other party outside court or representing you robustly in court, MCM Law Group, P.C. brings both negotiation and litigation expertise to the table.

Divorce can be a tumultuous journey, but you don’t have to navigate it alone. Investing in private counsel, especially with a specialized firm like MCM Law Group, P.C., can be the difference between a drawn-out, stressful ordeal and a streamlined, fair resolution. Protect your future and ensure peace of mind by partnering with experts who care.

Automatic Temporary Restraining Orders

In California, Temporary Restraining Orders are automatically triggered upon filing the Petition. There’s no need for a separate application, and they persist until dissolved by the court or until a final divorce judgment is issued. These orders serve as protective measures, deterring actions driven by spite or anger between the parties involved.

Restraining orders involve specific legal criteria that must be met for them to be granted. With MCM Law Group, P.C., you benefit from specialized knowledge that ensures your application is compelling and adheres to all necessary legal standards.

When dealing with the serious matter of restraining orders within the realm of family law, the stakes are high. It’s not merely about legal paperwork; it’s about ensuring safety, upholding rights, and navigating a highly emotional and sensitive landscape. This is where the role of private counsel becomes indispensable, and MCM Law Group, P.C. stands as a beacon of expertise and support in such situations.

Spousal Support

Spousal support is a contentious and intricate matter frequently encountered in California Family Law Court. This complexity arises from two primary factors. Firstly, it involves intricate legal considerations. Secondly, it sparks strong sentiments on both sides of the issue. Typically, the higher-earning spouse aims to minimize the support obligation, while the lower-earning spouse seeks to maximize it.

In the context of California, spousal support entails a court order mandating one spouse to make monthly financial payments to the other spouse. This arrangement is established when there exists an income disparity between the spouses. It’s important to note that spousal support pertains predominantly to married couples, with a narrow legal exception referred to as a “putative spouse” for specific cases. Unmarried couples who share children or cohabit for extended periods without formal marriage typically do not encounter spousal support concerns.

Premarital Agreements

Dismiss any negative connotations surrounding a “pre-nup!” If you genuinely care for someone and possess the maturity to acknowledge life’s uncertainties, you might consider safeguarding both your future spouse and yourself from the ordeal of a contentious divorce. Sitting down as responsible, mature individuals to establish a plan in case the worst-case scenario unfolds is an act of love and respect, akin to crafting an estate plan.

Property Division

Untangling the intricacies of property division amidst a divorce or separation can be overwhelming. How are assets classified? Which properties are shared and which are considered separate? How are debts and liabilities divided? These are just a few of the many questions that may arise during this intricate process.

Property division is essentially the allocation of assets and liabilities between parties when a relationship concludes. The process requires a deep understanding of both legal guidelines and the specific circumstances surrounding the couple’s assets. Ensuring an equitable division is paramount, but achieving it demands expertise and attention to detail.

Enter MCM Law Group, P.C. — where your interests are our top priority. While we don’t sell solutions, we do pride ourselves on providing exceptional legal counsel, ensuring our clients navigate the property division process informed and with confidence. Drawing upon our vast experience and legal acumen, we guide individuals towards decisions that safeguard their financial futures.

If you’re seeking a partner to demystify property division and advocate for your best interests, remember: expertise is not an expense; it’s an investment. Consider letting MCM Law Group, P.C. be that investment in your future.

Child Custody

When disputes arise regarding child custody arrangements, and parents are unable to reach a resolution, the next course of action involves seeking court intervention. In California, particularly within Riverside and San Bernardino counties, this involves filing what is known as a “request for order.” This comprehensive set of documents effectively communicates to the judge that the parents are unable to find common ground on child custody matters. It outlines the requesting parent’s position, detailing their desired outcome and the rationale behind it.

Upon filing these documents, the court will automatically direct you to what was formerly known as mediation but is now referred to as CCRC, or Child Custody Recommendation Counseling.

This involves a session with a court-appointed individual who is not an attorney or judge; typically, they are a therapist or a court employee specially trained for this role. It’s important to note that you cannot bring your attorney to this meeting, although you may have a support person accompany you, although they might not be permitted to participate directly in the session.

Following this session, the Counselor compiles a report. If both parties reach an agreement, the report outlines the specifics of the agreement. If no agreement is reached, the Counselor provides a recommended plan for child custody arrangements, which is then forwarded to the judge.

Child Custody

Child custody decisions are among the most sensitive and crucial aspects of family law. These procedures not only determine the physical residence of the child but also influence the legal rights, responsibilities, and day-to-day involvement of each parent. Various factors come into play, from the child’s well-being and preferences to each parent’s capability and living situation. It’s a process that demands a profound understanding of legal regulations and a compassionate approach to family dynamics.

While the labyrinth of child custody procedures may seem overwhelming, our team at MCM Law Group, P.C. stands ready to light the way. With our deep expertise and unwavering dedication, we aim to ensure that every child’s best interests are at the forefront, and every parent’s rights are respected.

If you’re navigating the challenging terrain of child custody, remember: the right guidance can make all the difference. Allow MCM Law Group, P.C. be your compass, leading you toward resolutions that prioritize your child’s welfare and your peace of mind.

High Asset Divorce

The main objective of our firm is to shield the family’s primary earner from receiving unfairly high support orders or reduced time with their children. We deeply appreciate the dedication and effort required to earn degrees, pay your dues, and establish a career. We firmly believe in people’s capabilities when they set their minds to achieve something remarkable.

Military Divorce

In numerous situations, child support payments are determined in favor of the custodial parents following California’s official child support guidelines. Our legal professionals possess extensive expertise in managing various child support cases. If you find yourself grappling with a child support matter, please feel free to contact MCM Law Group for valuable assistance and guidance.


Mediation procedures are not strictly governed by procedural laws. As such, MCM Law Group has developed a unique process to ensure efficient and mutually beneficial mediation for all parties involved.

  • Explore our services to determine if they align with your needs, which you can do through various social media platforms.
  • Contact our office to arrange a consultation with our client relations manager. They will provide details on fees and address any procedural inquiries you may have.
  • You will receive a packet of paperwork from our office in advance of the mediation, which should be completed.
  • Both parties will attend the mediation appointment and engage with the mediator for a duration of 2 hours.
  • Assuming a comprehensive resolution is reached, our office will initiate the paperwork required to finalize your divorce judgment.
  • Once the initial draft is prepared, it will be shared with both parties for a review of factual errors (without altering the substantive agreement achieved during mediation).
  • Following both parties’ approval of the judgment, our office will prepare the necessary filings for court submission.
  • Once filed with the court, copies will be provided to all parties involved, allowing them to transition to the next chapter of their lives.

Domestic Violence Restraining Orders

Restraining orders related to Domestic Violence are legal orders that regulate the interactions between parties due to physical altercations, harassment, or threats of such behavior.

In California, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders issued by Family Court differ from those issued by Criminal Court. It’s important to note that the requirements for obtaining a domestic violence restraining order in Family Court are generally less stringent compared to Criminal Court, making them more accessible.

Proudly representing clients in California State Courts and Federal Immigration Courts.

We wholeheartedly empathize with the adversities our clients endure. Our unwavering commitment is to relentlessly advocate for justice which they are entitled.

206 W. 4th St., Suite 437, Santa Ana, CA 92701.
657 600 4477
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