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Providing compassionate and tailored legal counsel, Costa Mesa Family Law Attorney Yolanda Torres works to lessen the impact that family law matters can have on the individuals involved. As a Family Law Specialist, Attorney Yolanda Torres has received certification from the Legal Specialization Board. This means Ms. Torres is one of a relatively few attorneys who have met the higher standards required by the Board for education, skill, and experience. She strives to resolve the emotionally charged situations that often arise in family law cases such as child support, custody, and child visitation, as well as divorce and separation. If you would like to schedule a private, confidential consultation with Certified Family Law Lawyer Yolanda V. Torres, call our office at (714) 541-5400.

Family Law Attorney for Costa Mesa, CA

Offering representation exclusively for matters involving family law, Ms. Torres tailors her advice to the specific case at hand. Since she has a higher degree of training and certification, she is able to reliably guide clients on every type of family law issue.

Divorce Lawyer

Divorce cases often give rise to overwhelming and traumatic emotions. Costa Mesa Divorce Attorney Torres assists individuals in making reasonable decisions when faced with troublesome situations that involve contested divorce, separation, and uncontested divorce .

Child Support Attorney | Spousal Support Lawyer

Ms. Torres is a skilled Costa Mesa Child Support Lawyer and Spousal Support Attorney. She understands how child support is calculated by the courts and the factors that are taken into consideration when determining the amount awarded. Income, taxes, other children, parenting time and various other factors all play a part in child support calculations. In the state of California, family law court directs that each parent be responsible for taking care of their financial wellbeing. Some cases will call for spousal support . Circumstances such as the length and lifestyle of the marriage as well as the spouse’s education, health, ability to earn, and disabilities will affect whether or not spousal support is ordered.

Adoption Attorney

Costa Mesa Adoption Lawyer Torres helps individuals with all adoptions, including grandparent, kinship, step-parent, and private adoptions.

Child Custody Lawyer | Visitation Attorney

Due to her background in teaching elementary school, Costa Mesa Child Custody Lawyer and Visitation Attorney Torres has observed firsthand the trauma that divorce and related custody disputes can have on children. After seeing the pain that can be inflicted, Ms. Torres chose to go into family law and help families as a child custody attorney. As a skilled child visitation lawyer, she uses her knowledge and compassion in creating workable solutions to the complex and emotional disputes that arise in child custody cases. In situations where the parents of a child cannot agree on child custody, the court will make the decisions for them. In such cases, the judge will be looking for arrangements that protect the highest interests of the child. The ability of each individual parent to provide their child with a stable environment will be considered. If the parents are able to agree on a parenting plan, it must specify what the arrangements are for specific areas of the child’s life. Visitation schedules, special occasions, and holidays must be handled in a manner that appropriately accommodates the child’s age, how close the parents’ homes are to each other, and other important factors.

Paternity Attorney

When assistance is needed enforcing or establishing an individual’s paternity rights, Family Law Specialist and Paternity Lawyer Torres can help. She guides clients through the case from beginning to end.

Domestic Violence Lawyer

If you are dealing with issues of domestic violence, Costa Mesa Domestic Violence Attorney Torres can provide reliable advice and representation.

Property Division Lawyer

Most assets and debts acquired during a marriage are identified by the state of California as community property. Such community property must be divided in a fair and equitable manner. Property Division Attorney Torres uses her knowledge and experience to ensure the division of assets and debts is accurate and in accord with the law.

Mediated Divorce Lawyer

As a skilled divorce mediator, Attorney Torres helps clients come to an agreement that is practical and reasonable . Using open dialogue, both sides are encouraged to think about the needs of the child, themselves, and the other spouse as well as how certain choices will affect everyone’s future.

Legal Separation Attorney

When a couple decides on legal separation , they will need to make arrangements for a number of issues. These are the same subjects involved in a divorce, such as child custody, visitation, and support as well as spousal support and property division. Costa Mesa Family Law Lawyer and Legal Separation Lawyer Torres can help clients understand the options available and how each choice could impact their lives.

Parental Relocation Lawyer

In some cases, when a custodial parent decides to move , the court must grant permission first. Family court prioritizes the best interests of the child. Factors that are considered in such cases include how the move would affect visitation and child support. To discuss how to reach a favorable outcome in your relocation case, contact Parental Relocation Attorney Torres.

Post-Judgment Modification Attorney

If one parent has a change in circumstances involving marital status, health, employment, or other areas, they may need the previous court orders to be modified. Ms. Torres is a post-judgment modification lawyer who provides reliable advice when changes to court orders are required.

Consult with Certified Family Law Specialist Torres

You can schedule an appointment for a consultation with Board-Certified Family Law Specialist Yolanda Torres by calling (714) 541-5400 or by using our online form . Costa Mesa Family Law Lawyer, Child Visitation Attorney, and Divorce Attorney Torres personally attends to every case. Contact our law firm to learn more and discuss how to resolve family law matters and reach a favorable outcome.

Costa Mesa Family Law Attorney Yolanda Torres

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Costa Mesa Family Law Lawyer Yolanda V. Torres understands the major impact family law issues can have upon those involved. She approaches each client and their case with compassion and personal attention. Ms. Torres has been certified as a specialist in family law by the Board of Legal Specialization. She is one of relatively few attorneys who have met the required standards of knowledge, education, and experience in family law. Attorney Torres is able to find resolutions to complex, emotionally charged legal issues and create favorable outcomes for clients. She can help with post- judgment modifications, child support, child custody, child visitation, divorce, separation, and related matters. Contact Family Law Lawyer Yolanda V. Torres for reliable representation and guidance by dialing (714) 541-5400 to schedule a consultation appointment. Ms. Torres maintains offices in Huntington Beach and Santa Ana to serve clients in Costa Mesa and other communities of Southern California.

Family Law Attorney for Costa Mesa, CA

Attorney Torres provides representation exclusively in the field of family law. She offers advice tailored to your case from beginning to end. Having met the higher standards for certification in family law, she is able to offer reliable counsel in all family law matters:

Divorce Lawyer

Divorce often is marked by emotions that are traumatic and overwhelming. Divorce Attorney Torres helps clients make sound decisions throughout the process on matters of support, child issues, and related concerns that arise in contested and uncontested divorce or similar family law disputes.

Adoption Attorney

Ms. Torres offers guidance as a skilled adoption lawyer for various types of adoption including grandparent, step-parent, kinship, and private adoption.

Child Visitation Attorney & Child Custody

Lawyer

Attorney Yolanda Torres is a former teacher and has seen personally the difficulties that divorce and bitter custody disputes can impose on children. This has contributed to Ms. Torres’ decision to become a child custody attorney and child visitation lawyer who creates solutions to such complex, emotional disputes. When it becomes the responsibility of a family court judge to decide which parent will have custody of a child, they will consider each parent’s ability to provide a stable, nurturing environment. The courts are more likely to approve parenting plans that include reasonable visitation arrangements that put the child’s needs first. The plan should also have consideration for special occasions, how close each parent’s home is to the other, and how old the child is.

Child Support Attorney & Spousal Support

Lawyer

As a skilled Costa Mesa child support lawyer and a spousal support attorney, Ms. Torres is knowledgeable of the complex child support calculations used by the courts. Factors such as taxes, income, parenting time, other children, and child care are considered. California family courts expect both parents to be responsible for their own support. Certain situations will merit orders for spousal support. Factors such as the length of the marriage, ability to earn income, ability to pay support, education, lifestyle during the marriage, disabilities, and health issues can affect spousal support.

Domestic Violence Lawyer

Those who have been subjected to domestic abuse or accused of it will find reliable representation and counsel from Costa Mesa Domestic Violence Attorney and Family Law Specialist Yolanda V. Torres.

Paternity Attorney

When a parent needs guidance on how to enforce or establish paternity rights , Paternity Lawyer Torres can likely help. She is knowledgeable of the effects a paternity action can have on related legal matters. Costa Mesa Family Law Lawyer Torres advises clients throughout their case from start to finish.

Property Division Lawyer

In the state of California, community property is defined as assets or debts acquired during the couple’s marriage. Ms. Torres is an effective and thorough property division attorney who carefully works to ensure such debts and assets are properly valued and divided.

Legal Separation Attorney

If a couple decides on separation instead of divorce, they must still make decisions on the same issues that arise in divorce. This includes property division, child custody, child support, child visitation, and spousal support. To discuss effective means of resolving such issues, consult with Legal Separation Lawyer Yolanda Torres.

Parental Relocation Lawyer

When a custodial parent wishes to relocate or move away, court authorization may be required. The court considers factors such as support, visitation, and others. Parental Relocation Attorney Torres can explain the issues involved and help to create an outcome that best serves the interests of the child.

Post-Judgment Modification Attorney

When circumstances shift, it may become necessary to change court orders. Costa Mesa Family Law Attorney and Post-Judgment Modification Lawyer Yolanda V. Torres is able to provide reliable representation when a change in court orders is needed.

Mediated Divorce Lawyer

Costa Mesa Lawyer Torres is trained in divorce mediation and can help divorcing spouses to agree on reasonable and practical decisions. Through open discussion, both parties are helped to focus on the needs of each child and adult in the family and weigh the effects certain choices would have on everyone’s future.

Consultation with Certified Family Law

Expert Torres

To schedule an appointment for a consultation with our divorce attorney, dial (714) 541-5400. The online form can also be submitted to contact our family law office. Ms. Torres personally handles each and every case. To find out more about your rights, how your future could be affected by certain legal choices, and how to effectively pursue a positive outcome, contact Family Law Lawyer Yolanda Torres.
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