Family Law

The Law Office of Karen H. Beckman offers a full range of family law services devoted to helping people with divorce and additional family law concerns.

Family law attorney Karen Beckman believes that the best results often come from a fully involved client. The firm seeks to educate clients about their legal situation, such as divorce or child custody. This education allows clients to make informed decisions about their case and provides for better communication in the attorney-client relationship.

To schedule an appointment, please call 714-730-9771 or contact the firm online.

Our Family Law Practice Areas

The family law practice at the Law Office of Karen H. Beckman includes:

  • Adoption & guardianship: The firm offers a full range of adoption services including baby adoption, stepparent adoption, same sex adoption and relative adoptions. The firm also represents clients with a variety of guardianship issues.
  • Paternity: Paternity can become a highly technical area involving DNA and other testing. The firm represents clients in issues that involve unmarried parents, parental rights, child support, and other issues.
  • Domestic partnerships: The firm helps couples file paperwork for the domestic partnership registry in California. A domestic partnership allows same-sex couples to have important medical, insurance and retirement benefits.
  • Domestic violence: The firm represents victims of domestic violence and people who are facing allegations of abuse. This serious matter can impact people's futures, finances, and access to their children.
  • Marital property agreements: A martial property agreement can allow you to divide your property while you are married and separated or if you are not ready to get a divorce.
  • Cohabitation/prenuptial agreements: These agreements protect your rights to property whether you are getting married or are cohabitating.
  • Termination of parental rights: The firm defends clients from termination of their parental rights and also represents clients who are seeking to terminate parental rights in order to adopt.
  • Limited scope representation: The firm offers limited scope representation, allowing clients to pay for a legal service, such as a contract review or appearance, without retaining an attorney for their entire case.

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