How to Prepare for Divorce Mediation (Top 5 Tips)

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Mediation.  It can save a couple getting a divorce time, money, and also reduce a significant amount of stress. But not all settlements that come from mediation are successful. So what is the secret to success in mediation? Preparation. At the law firm of Stephen L. Cawelti, we have helped hundreds of individuals reach successful […]

Protect Your Pet: The Ultimate Pet Custody Divorce Guide (California)

By: Stephen L. Cawelti, APC I consider my dog and cat to be a part of the family, and I’m not alone. As a practicing divorce lawyer in the Los Angeles area, I have many of my clients come to me frightened at the prospect of losing their beloved pet in their  divorce. Navigating the legalities […]