Custody and Support Victory
Dec 28, 2016
Custody & Support Victory
Chula Vista, CA
The Edmunds Law Firm, the leading divorce and custody law firm in San Diego, received a favorable
ruling in court on multiple issues involving custody, support and support
arrears. The Firm was represented by attorney Kim Soule. The case was
contested and argued in the
Chula Vista Family Law Division.
The Firm represented a father in a
custody and visitation case. The father was seeking more time with his children, a modification of
support and a request that support arrears should not be ordered. The
judge ruled in our clients favor on all three issues.
The Edmunds Law Firm has been helping men and woman in Divorce cases including
Custody Modification, Support Modification andMove Away cases for over 40 years.Attorney Alan Edmunds, a Former
Judge Pro Tem, hires attorney's who are great litigators and enjoy the "battle"
of family law matters. The Firm helps both Active Duty withMilitary Divorce and residents in southern Calif with all phases of family law matters.
Alan Edmunds also encourages
Divorce Mediation for many different types of cases where the parties are agreeable. Divorce
Mediation saves money and time.
If you have questions about divorce, custody or visitation. Please call
The Edmunds Law Firm for a professional and confidential interview
(760) 634-7630. The Firm has convenient locations throughout San Diego county. You may
also visit us at
Visitation Restored to Father
Dec 5, 2016
Vista Superior Court
The Edmund Law Firm successfully represented a father’s rights to his children and we
received a favorable ruling from the
Family Law Court in Vista, California. While this was certainly a difficult case because
the father had been denied contact with his children, Attorney Kim Soule
was able to persuasively argue the “best interests of the children”
and prove the tremendous progress the father had made in rehabilitation.
The Court order supervised visitation in the grandparent’s home,
and a father will be able to see his children on Christmas Day. It was
the best Christmas present a father could hope to receive over the holiday season.
Attorney Alan Edmunds is known as both a mediator and lawyer and is considered
“One of the Best San Diego Divorce Lawyers.” Call our firm at
(760) 634-7630 or fill out the contact form to schedule a free consultation.
FAMILY LAW MATTER- MODIFICATION OF SUPPORT
Nov 25, 2016
The Edmunds Law Firm a leading provider of legal representation in
Divorce and Custody matters in
San Diego received a favorable decision in a recent contested divorce support modification case.
Kimberly Soule appeared on behalf of the Firm. She presented evidence and
made oral argument for a client who had been married 19 years. The parties
had been divorced for 13 years. Our client was retired and paying $1500
per month, sp the Court ordered support to be reduced to $500 per month.
A huge victory for our client.
Attorney Alan Edmunds has been representing clients in divorce and custody matters for over
35 years. He is often referred to as” The Best Divorce Lawyer in San Diego”, by his clients. He is a former
Judge Pro Tem.
Favorable Decision in Contempt & Child Support Case
Oct 11, 2016
The Edmunds Law Firm won an important court decision on a Contempt and Child Support case heard in the
Vista Family Law Courts. Appearing for the Firm was attorney Kim Soule. The case involved 36 counts
of contempt and an allegation of $17,000 in
After considering evidence and oral arguments the judge denied both the
arrears and denied each of the contempt allegations. Our client walked
away with a support Order of $0. Our client also did not go to jail on
the contempt charges nor pay any costs or legal fees for the contempt
to the county.
The Edmunds Law Firm is known for aggressive litigation skills and experience. Attorney Edmunds
is frequently quoted as saying, " Experience makes the difference."
The Firm has clients around the globe. Active duty military deployed in
the Middle East as well as civilian clients enjoy global access to the
Firm with our numerous offices and VTC capabilities.
Custody, Visitation & Spousal/Child Support Issues
Jun 20, 2016
San Diego, CA
The Edmunds Law Firm, a leading provider of Divorce and Family Law representation
received a favorable result on a contested divorce case. The case was
concluded by Attorney Scott L. Neinas for the Firm.
The issues involved spousal support, child custody and visitation by a
physically aggressive father. The Firm represented the mother of two children.
The case was successfully litigated by Attorney Neinas on a number of important
issues. After a previous hearing involving a deficient FCS report, the
court ordered that a new FCS report be obtained. This report, along with
the aggressive arguments by Attorney Neinas resulted in the court ruling
in favor of the mother to retain custody of the two children, prevented
the father from overnight visitation, and ordered the father to pay child
support, spousal support, and attorney’s fees. The court denied
all of the father’s requests.
SAN DIEGO, CALIF
MOTION TO WITHDRAW FROM MEDIATION
Feb 23, 2016
The Edmunds Law Firm, known as one of San Diego’s Best Family Law
Firms, received a favorable decision from the court in a family law matter
set in downtown San Diego Superior Court. The case involved a party who
tried to avoid a stipulation to Mediate all issues in the case.
The Mediation had commenced and suddenly one of the parties who apparently
did not like the early court rulings tried to exit the Mediation process.
The Edmunds Law Firm opposed the motion to leave Mediation and the court
ruled in favor of the Edmunds Law firm client. The ruling will save both
time and money and allows the case to be resolved through the Mediation process.
Attorney Alan Edmunds has over 40 years of Family Law experience and is
considered, One of the Best Divorce Lawyers in San Diego. He is a former
Judge Pro Tem and has an active practice that helps clients with divorce
matters and custody matters in California.
The Firm is very aggressive in the courtroom but seeks to resolve cases
away from formal courtroom proceedings. Call 760.634.7630 if you would
like to discuss your case. You can also visit us at alanedmunds.com –
remember, ” experience makes the difference“.
DIVORCE FAVORABLE DECISION – CUSTODY & VISITATION
Dec 28, 2015
SAN DIEGO, CALIF
The Edmunds Law Firm received a huge victory following a contested divorce
trial held in the South Bay court in San Diego. Attorney Greg Garrison
appeared for the Firm. The trial lasted most of one day and included introduction
of evidence, testimony and argument. Attorney Garrison had spent considerable
time with our client in trial preparation the week prior.
What makes this case so compelling is that Attorney Garrision was successful
in overturning a court ordered mediation report in favor for the opposing
party on many key issues. After hearing argument and testimony the judge
ruled that the mediators report should be overturned in favor of our client.
WE represented a mother who had primary custody but was dealing with an
opposing party who continually ignored court orders and denied visitation
orders. At the end of the trial the opposing party lost time with the
child and was ordered to comply with court orders.
The Edmunds Law Firm is considered one of The Best Divorce Law Firms in
San Diego. Attorney Alan Edmunds has been a lawyer for over 39 years and
is a former Judge Pro Tem appointed by the San Diego Superior Court Family
Law Division. Attorney Edmunds has represented professional athletes,
business leaders and Active Duty Military Officers. He has appeared on
CBS Evening News, talk shows and is a consultant to news wire services
in the area of military divorce and national security clearance matters.
Call 760 634 7630 if you have questions about divorce or custody matters.
Visit our web sites including alanedmunds.com or sandiegodivorceceneter.com
DENIAL OF DEPOSITION & ATTY FEES
Nov 10, 2015
VISTA SUPERIOR COURT
On a very contested custody case which has been litigated for over 18 mos,
Julia Szafraniec for The Edmunds Law Firm won a favorable decision to
stop further discovery and a request for $10,000 in atty fees following
a contested court hearing. This is important because custody litigation
is often very expensive and often continues for years. Attorney Szafraniec
who has won numerous complex custody cases appeared for the Firm and performed
her magic once again.
Litigants should not be subject to continuous fee awards in post judgment
divorce hearing simply because they are successful in their career. Many
cases resolve once the money stops flowing to attorneys.
If you are currently in contested litigation or about to begin a divorce
call the Edmunds Law Firm. Attorney Alan Edmunds has been an attorney
for 40 years and selected by the San Diego Superior Court to be a Judge
Pro Tem. He hires litigation attorneys such as Ms. Szrafraniec who are
aggressive trial attorneys to protect our clients rights and reach goals.
Call us at 760.634.7630 or visit
alanedmunds.comto learn more about our Firm.
San Diego Family Law Custody Move Away
Mar 13, 2015
March 13, 2015
After a year of litigation The Edmunds Law Firm, a leading provider of
Divorce and Custody legal representation in Southern California received
a favorable decision in a move away case following trial. Attorney Julia
Szafraniec for the Firm represented our client in her request to move
out of state with her children. The case was litigated and evidence included
testimony, written reports and declaration from a number of witnesses.
The opposing attorney filed numerous motions to delay the trial but they
were denied by the Judge without argument. The Judge found on the merits
that the mother had a right to move with the children and that the move
away was in their best interest to start a new life in a different state.
The Edmunds Law Firm has helped many clients over a successful 35 years
of business. Attorney Alan Edmunds, the founder, is a former Judge Pro
Tem, and has over 35 years of national litigation experience. Mr. Edmunds
trains his attorney’s to be aggressive in court and to litigate
when needed. The Firm however utilizes private Mediation for the benefit
of our clients when available. Call
(760) 634-7630 and speak with our experienced litigation team. Visit us at alanedmunds.com
for more information.
Apr 16, 2013
The case involved our client who was being denied visitation by the mother.
Attorney Paula Phinney, from the Firm, requested an emergency order for
overnight visitation for the father and after hearing argument and over
the objection of the mother’s attorney, restored the fathers visitation.