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Beverly Hills Spousal Support Attorney

Certified Family Law Specialist Serving Los Angeles

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When a marriage is dissolved, one of the most important parts of the process can be the determination of spousal support. Whether you are being asked for spousal support payments or requesting them, it is important that you have an experienced alimony lawyer on your side to ensure that your interests are protected.

At Mansouri Law Offices, our alimony attorney has extensive experience in all aspects of contested and uncontested divorce, including spousal support determinations. We are always available, even after-hours and on weekends by appointment, to discuss your spousal support options.

Fill out our online contact form or call (310) 878-4077 for comprehensive representation in your spousal support case in Beverly Hills.

When Does Spousal Support End in California?

In California, the duration of alimony is usually calculated based on the duration of the marriage. For marriages that lasted less than 10 years, the support is typically ordered for about one-half of the marriage duration. For example, there would be three years of support after a six-year marriage.

Unlike child support, spousal support payments/alimony is at the sole discretion of the court, and the judge will consider a number of factors before ordering one spouse to make monthly payments to the other.

Is There a Statute of Limitations on Spousal Support in California?

There is no statute of limitations in California when it comes to collecting spousal support. Once the court orders alimony, referred to spousal support in California, the order stays until fully paid or sent to collections.

How Is the Amount Determined?

Hundred dollar bills on a table with a note that says "alimony"The amount of spousal support payment is determined by considering matters such as the marketable skills of the spouse to be supported, the standard of living during the marriage, the duration of the marriage, the age and overall health of both spouses, any child support obligations, and other factors.

Seek Professional Guidance on Spousal Support Today

Whether you are seeking support payments, trying to avoid making them, or seeking a spousal support modification, it is important to speak with an alimony attorney about your goals and concerns.

Founding attorney Pedram Mansouri is a Certified Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization, with the knowledge, skills, and commitment to help you achieve your goals with regard to spousal support.

To arrange a confidential consultation with a compassionate and knowledgeable alimony lawyer, call (310) 878-4077. We always return phone calls as soon as possible.

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What Sets Us Apart

Why Mansouri Law Offices is Right For You
  • Top Notch Academic Credentials
  • Big Firm Service with Personalized Attention
  • Aggressive Litigator With Experience Handling Contentious and Complicated Cases
  • Certified Family Law Specialist

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