Practices at Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C.

What We Provide

Divorce

Dissolving a marriage can have a significant impact on an individual’s
life and may be fraught with anxiety. The family law attorneys at Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C. can guide people in the San Diego region through this process. We take pride in devoting close attention to the details of your situation and understanding your needs and objectives. Our firm will advocate tenaciously for your rights during negotiations or in the courtroom, for we understand the high stakes in these situations.

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High Asset Divorce

Dealing with divorce is never easy, but the process can become even more stressful when there are many high-value assets at stake. When you are in this situation, it is advisable to seek the guidance of a qualified family law lawyer who understands the nuances of this area. At the San Diego firm of Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., we have years of experience when it comes to identifying, valuing and dividing assets. We will zealously pursue all of the legal rights and benefits you are entitled to under California law.


Property Division

Going through a divorce is never easy. The process can become even more complicated when issues of property division enter the equation. Part of the challenge is identifying all the income, assets, and debts that make up the marital estate. At Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., our experienced divorce lawyers can provide you with the capable legal representation you need when dissolving a marriage in the San Diego area. We know that property division is an inevitable consequence of divorce, especially when a couple has accumulated significant assets. We will meticulously assess the nuances of your case and inform you of all your legal rights and options.

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Business Valuation

In many cases, couples dealing with divorce encounter a range of peripheral but important issues related to the proceedings. One of these issues is determining the value of a business interest. This typically involves attributing a fair market value to the enterprise and then determining how it will be divided. At Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., our diligent family law lawyers work tirelessly to help protect the rights of divorcing spouses near San Diego under California law. Valuing a business accurately can be one of the most crucial elements of the proceedings since it can have long-term consequences for your economic situation.

Tax Law

Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C. has been advising on a variety of Tax Law matters and are involved in some of the most innovative and sophisticated cases in San Francisco. Give us a call today and see how we can help you.

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Spousal Support

Divorce is always a difficult time for everyone involved. We understand that the legal process needed to finalize the proceedings can be emotionally taxing. At Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., our family law lawyers understand the stress involved and take the time to sit down with each of our San Diego clients to thoroughly discuss their options. We are committed to helping you navigate every aspect of your divorce, including the issue of spousal support. We take pride in providing all of our clients with high-quality representation designed to advance their specific needs and goals.

Child Support

Unfortunately, children are often caught in the middle when couples get divorced. Your situation does not have to follow this trend. At Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., our family law attorneys can help you resolve child support issues in the San Diego area with respect and civility. We will meticulously examine the facts of your case and inform you of all your legal rights. We encourage clients to voice any concerns they may have so we can address them as thoroughly as possible. Child custody negotiations can be complex, and having solid legal representation on your side can make a difference.

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Child Custody

When a couple with children parts ways, it is not only the spouses but also the children who experience the stress associated with the process. At Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., our compassionate family law lawyers understand the importance of assessing the details of each case that we handle in the San Diego area. We care about your child’s future and will make every effort to pursue what is in his or her best interests.

Modification of Court Orders

It is no surprise that people’s circumstances can change as their lives unfold. Under California law, modifications of support and custody orders are permitted if one former spouse’s situation alters significantly. At Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., our experienced family law attorneys are dedicated to helping individuals throughout San Diego petition for modifications as needed. A former spouse can seek to change a spousal support order, a child support order, and even a child custody agreement. A modification occurs after a final judgment has been rendered and that judgment needs to be altered.

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High Conflict Divorce

While all couples go through some level of conflict when they are getting divorced, sometimes the tensions run extremely high and the process becomes especially stressful. High conflict divorces are difficult to handle for a number of reasons, ranging from the animosity that each spouse feels to the serious problems that may be underlying the broken relationship. You do not have to go through this difficult time alone. At Jenkins Law Firm A.P.C., our diligent family law lawyers will work tirelessly to help you get what you deserve under California law.

Mediation

Mediation can help spouses avoid litigation since the court won’t have to resolve any issues if the spouses reach an agreement on everything. Mediation can be a beneficial alternative to having the court resolve a couple’s disputes. Mediation is less formal than a court hearing, and it provides flexible scheduling, confidentiality and few rules. Mediation may be cheaper than going straight to court since it is less formal and allows the parties to decide for themselves the level of evidence to provide in favor of their arguments. Mediation agreements are voluntary, so spouses cannot be forced to reach an agreement. When agreements are reached, they are the agreements of the parties, not the directive of a judge who has no understanding of the family dynamic, other than what is presented to him or her in court.

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