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Family Law -- Date of Separation Issues of Divorcing Couples. Guests: Jason Elter and B J  Fadem, Specialists in Family Law, Certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization, and Members of the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section  of the State Bar. Questions for Jason Elter &/or B J Fadem? Please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255. 

Family Law: Issues of Child Support, Spousal Support, & Cohabitation Without Marriage -- Marvin/Palimony Actions. Guests: Certified Specialists in Family Law who are Members of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of California: Janet Frankel, Leena Hingnikar, Robert Kligman, & B J Fadem.

Family Law -- Divorce and Custody Issues.
Guests: Family Law attorneys Nancy Ligon de Ita and Flora Garcia-Sepulveda, Members of the San Mateo Bar Association.
Listeners with questions for Chuck's guests, please call 1-866-798-8255.

Daily News Roundup for Wednesday July 15, 2015

Jul 15, 2015

Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

Ex-husband describes bitterness in fight over frozen embryos // S.F. Gate

Family Law Dispute Resolution -- Getting a Divorce Without Litigation and With Less Emotional Stress.
Guests: Paula Lawhon, a Certified Specialist in Family Law; and Stacey Shuster, Ph.D., a Psychologist.
Listeners with questions for Chuck and his guests, please call 415-841-4134.


On the July 2, 2014 edition of Your Legal Rights, the topic is Family Law: Alternative Resolution Methods for Divorce including Mediation and Private Judging. Guests: Family Law Attorneys Mark Ressa and Eileen Preville. Listeners with questions for Chuck and his guests, kindly call 415-841-4134. 

Family Law: Divorce Options and the Collaborative PracticeGuests:  George Richardson, Certified Specialist in Family Law; Ann Buscho, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist; and Stephanie Maloney, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst.Listeners with questions for Chuck and his guests, please call 415-841-4134.

Family Law -- Divorce and Child Custody
Avoiding Fighting and Other Unproductive Divorce Traps.  Guests:  Family Law attorneys:  Esther Rosenfeld and Douglas Robin. Listeners please call with questions or comments for Chuck and his guests: 415-841-4134.

Also tonight is our monthly Call-A-Lawyer Night. While Your Legal Rights is on-the-air, 7-8pm, please call the off-air number with questions on any law topic attorneys are prepared to discuss: 800-525-9917 for your private consultation.

On Your Legal Rights with Chuck Finney, Chuck discusses trends in divorce law and alternatives to litigation and traditional mediation with his guests, Esther Rosenfeld, Jill Mondry, Lauren Morphus, and Muanne Stee, who are specialists in family law. Wednesday, 6/19 at 7pm.  Listener participation: 415 841-4134

Family Law: Pre-nuptial agreements.

Jun 4, 2013


Family Law: Pre-nuptial agreements.

Guests:  Certified Specialists in Family Law -- Jeremy Kline and Yasmine Mehmet. Call-in with your questions/comments: 415-841-4134

Family Law

Dec 5, 2012

Chuck Finney is joined by Yasmine Mehmet, Certified Specialist in Family Law; and Lisa Jolicoeur, CPA/Forensic Accountant, to discuss divorce and finding hidden assets.

StoryCorps: What about same-sex divorce?

Aug 30, 2012

When Emily McGranachan was a child, her mothers decided to end their long-term relationship. McGranachan sat down with San Francisco StoryCorps to explain what it is like for a child when two parents of the same-sex split up, and how having a legally married status comes with the additional privilege of the ability for a legal divorce.