Spousal Support / Alimony

Pasadena Spousal Support / Alimony Attorney

checkSpousal support is possibly one of the most contested areas in a divorce proceeding. The court has broad discretion in awarding or denying spousal support based on a number of factors. Regardless of which side of the argument you are on, an experienced family law attorney can help you make a powerful case.

Mark B. Baer has been practicing family law in the greater Los Angeles area since 1991. He works tirelessly to reach a favorable outcome for his clients in every case. His experience in spousal support cases allows him to work efficiently on your behalf and find solutions that consider both your short- and long-term needs.

Experience that Gets Results

Mr. Baer is familiar with the criteria that the courts use to make spousal support decisions and the judges who make them. His knowledge of the law and his experience gives Mr. Baer a keen insight into these types of cases. He is a skilled negotiator who knows how to build a case that supports your position.

Some of the criteria the courts use in making spousal support decisions include:

  • The length of the marriage
  • The age and health of the spouses
  • Earning capacity of each spouse
  • Standard of living

Mr. Baer also has extensive experience helping clients with spousal support modifications. If there has been a significant change in the income of either party or if the recipient has remarried or moved in with someone, there may be cause to request a modification.

Discuss Your Case with an Attorney or Mediator

Call our Pasadena office today to discuss your case with Mr. Baer. He will help you understand the legal issues involved in spousal support cases and what he can do to help. Mr. Baer is available during regular business hours and by appointment evenings and weekends.