18Jul

What are the consequences of hiding assets during divorce?

By Forester Purcell / July 18, 2016 / Divorce, Family Law, Resources / No Comments

Our weekly divorce lifestyle radio hour, Split Decisions, covers the uniqueness of high net worth divorce cases on the July 20th live show. The team at FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL PC offered some admonishments on a related topic:   What are the consequences of hiding assets during divorce? &nbs...

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12Jul

Are Children of Divorce Resilient?

By Forester Purcell / July 12, 2016 / Children, Divorce, Family Law, Resources / No Comments

Our weekly divorce lifestyle radio hour, Split Decisions, explores the adage “kids are resilient,” and offers commentary on building resiliency in children of divorce as a topic of the July 13th live show. The team at FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL PC prepared a few conversation-starter tho...

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11Jul

Welcome Future-Planner & Peacebuilder Kristin N. Capritto

By Forester Purcell / July 11, 2016 / Estate Planning, Firm News / No Comments

FPS Adds Business and Estate Planning Services Welcome Bentham – the newest addition to the FPS legal team. He’s rad. Bentham is accompanied by attorney and mediator KRISTIN N. CAPRITTO. We like her, too, and know our clients will be thrilled with the new estate and business planning ...

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8Jul

Jenny Bain Selected to 2016 Northern California Rising Stars List

By Forester Purcell / July 8, 2016 / Firm News / No Comments

Woot! We’re thrilled to give a shout out to family law attorney JENNY BAIN, selected to the 2016 Northern California Rising Stars list. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state. To be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must...

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28Jun

Newlywed Advice from Divorce Lawyers

By Forester Purcell / June 28, 2016 / Divorce, Family Law, Resources / No Comments

Newlywed advice from divorce lawyers?! Well, sure … as the Farmer’s Insurance commercials say, “we know a thing or two because we’ve seen a thing or two.” The team at FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL PC prepared a few thoughts on the topic:   Can I divorce-proof my marr...

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21Jun

Thoughts on Lawyers Behaving Badly in Divorce Court

By Forester Purcell / June 21, 2016 / Divorce, Family Law, FAQ / No Comments

FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL attorneys reveal examples of lawyers behaving badly with answers to the question:   What makes opposing counsel easy to work with vs. a nightmare to work with during family law litigation? NEIL FORESTER Whether an opposing counsel is easy to work with or impossible t...

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13Jun

FAQ: Do kids belong in divorce courtrooms?

By Forester Purcell / June 13, 2016 / Divorce, Family Law, FAQ / No Comments

FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL attorneys weigh in on children and divorce with answers to the question:   Do kids belong in divorce courtrooms?   MATT PURCELL Children are the victims of divorce. They don’t ask for their family to be split up, and while their preferences are heard through med...

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6Jun

Self-Care During Divorce

By Forester Purcell / June 6, 2016 / Divorce, Family Law, FAQ, Resources / No Comments

FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL attorneys offer their take on stress and self-care with answers to the question:   How does “self-care” factor into my divorce process?   NEIL FORESTER One of the more stressful feelings my clients report is not knowing what the future holds for thei...

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4Jun

FAQ: When can child support be modified?

I see a lot of complex child support cases in my practice. One of the more frequent queries involves confusion about when and how child support can be modified:   If we agree to this child support order, can my ex bring me back to court in six months to ask for more?   Child support, [&...

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31May

FAQ: Aren’t prenups only for the wealthy?

By Forester Purcell / May 31, 2016 / Divorce, Family Law, FAQ, Premarital / No Comments

FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL attorneys provide a reality check on prenuptial agreements (prenups) with answers to the question:   Aren’t prenups only for wealthy couples?   NEIL FORESTER Whether an engaged couple realizes it or not, when they get married a whole new set of rules will ...

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