Spousal support might not be something that you've considered asking for in your divorce. However, if you are the lesser-earning spouse, you have put a hold on your career or you just need some financial help as you become a single person again, then spousal support might be right for you.
Divorces with high-value assets can get messy, especially when it comes to dividing property such as retirement funds. You may be the main contributor to an account, but California's property division laws could still order a 50/50 split.
When a judge talks to you about a child's best interests, what they're referring to is the best actions for the health and happiness of your child. If you are speaking to a mediator, your attorney or others, they will ask what you believe will be in your child's best interests when deciding custody.