Kaufman Family Law

Q: Can my child testify and decide where they want to live?

A: Depending on your child’s age, he/she may or may not be able to testify at court. Further, even if your child can testify, it is up to each Judge to decide how and when they will hear from your Learn more

Q: Will I be automatically divorced after 6 months?

A: No, it doesn’t happen automatically. This is a common misconception. There is a process thatneeds to be completed in order to restore you to a single person; i.e. dissolve your marital status. California law does not allow anyone to Learn more

Q: What is mediation?

A: Mediation is a process whereby both parties agree to try to resolve their issues with a neutral party (i.e. the mediator). The mediator does not represent either party, but instead works with them on an amicable resolution to all Learn more