Neil Forester Receives Pro Bono Award from Placer County Bar Association

By FPS / January 18, 2019 / Community Service, Firm News / No Comments

Neil Forester Receives Pro Bono Award from Placer County Bar Association We are pleased to share the news that Neil Forester has received the annual Pro Bono Award from the Placer County Bar Association (“PCBA”). He was honored at the Annual Dinner & Installation of Officers and B...

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A Divorce Lawyer’s Guide to Finding Your Divorce Lawyer

By FPS / January 15, 2019 / Divorce, Family Law, FAQ / No Comments

Finding YOUR Divorce Lawyer in Greater Sacramento Starts with These Key Considerations Finding the right divorce lawyer is a key step toward creating optimal conditions for a faster, less-expensive divorce, compared to a lengthy, drawn-out emotional and financial nightmare. But what is “rig...

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Happy Holidays 2018

By FPS / December 19, 2018 / Firm News / No Comments

Traditions Old & New, From Our Family to You At the holiday season, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our progress possible. It is in this spirit that we say … thank you and best wishes for the holidays and Happy New Year. With modern families in mind, below is our collectio...

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FPS Briefs: Holiday Bonuses and Other Extra Income – Impact on Child/Spousal Support

By FPS / December 3, 2018 / Children, Divorce, Family Law, FAQ / No Comments

FPS Briefs: Expecting a holiday bonus? Know what constitutes “income” for determining child and spousal support. With 2018 coming to a close, divorced parents may be expecting a year-end bonus or other forms of extra income. Whether the funds will purchase a Disney vacation or go towa...

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Rethinking Domestic Violence: Know the Signs Beyond Physical Abuse

By Kristen Sellers / October 22, 2018 / Family Law / No Comments

Rethinking Domestic Violence: Know the Signs Beyond Physical Abuse Domestic Violence is… What qualifies as “abuse” under the law? When people think about domestic violence, physical abuse is usually the first thing that one pictures. Images of a battered woman with a black eye and bruises on her ...

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FPS Briefs: Divorce and the Holidays

By FPS / October 11, 2018 / Children, Divorce, FAQ / No Comments

FPS Briefs: Divorce and Holiday Planning Whether you’re in a blended, separated, recently divorced, or single-parent family, it’s never too early to plan for the holidays. Our team at FORESTER PURCELL STOWELL PC shares brief thoughts on navigating the holiday season.   KRISTEN SE...

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California’s AB 2274 Changes Treatment of Pets in Divorce Proceedings

By Keeley Nickelson / September 30, 2018 / Divorce, FAQ / No Comments

With AB 2274, California becomes the third state to treat pets more like kids during divorce proceedings. Attorney KEELEY NICKELSON gives the ruff overview.

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Sacramento Business Journal Highlights FPS Attorneys in “Best of the Bar” Publication

By FPS / September 4, 2018 / Firm News / No Comments

FPS Among Sacramento’s 2018 “Best of the Bar” Honorees Congratulations to Neil Forester and Michelle Stowell for their showing in the Sacramento Business Journal’s 2018 lineup of top lawyers known as the “Best of the Bar” in the region. This year’s listin...

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Podcast: Debuting Our Modern Family Law Podcast

By FPS / August 17, 2018 / Firm News, Podcast / No Comments

Welcome to Our Modern Family Law Podcast Tune in to this series of candid conversations about family law issues that cross into other areas of law and life. The FPS attorneys will tackle the day’s topics along with a mix of Sacramento professionals who are helping families of all shapes and sizes...

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FPS Attorneys Named “Top Lawyers” in Sacramento Magazine

By FPS / August 6, 2018 / Firm News / No Comments

FPS Attorneys Named to “Top Lawyers” List in Sacramento Magazine We’re pleased to recognize Neil Forester, Michelle Stowell, and Michelle Albright for being named to the 2018 Top Lawyers list, published in the August issue of Sacramento Magazine. Last month, FPS attorneys Matt P...

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