A marriage can end with an annulment.

Can I Get An Annulment?

19:25 02 October in Blog by Puja Sachdev

Some couples may want to opt for an annulment rather than a divorce to end their marriage. It is important to know that there is a difference between a civil annulment and a religious annulment. Religious annulments are granted through the church and are not part of the legal process. In California you are able to seek a legal annulment through the court system. As with divorce, it is best for a person requesting or responding to annulment to seek legal representation from an experienced attorney. What is an Annulment? An annulment is the legal voiding of a marriage. It provides a...


Puja Sachdev selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine

22:47 18 February in Blog by Puja Sachdev

Sachdev Legal Group, APC would like to announce that Super Lawyers in San Diego named Puja A. Sachdev to its 2015 Rising Stars List. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.   Super Lawyers makes its selections through a patented process of independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations.  To be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. While up to 5 percent of the...

There are many benefits to divorce mediation San Diego.

Why choose mediation for your divorce?

18:50 23 December in Blog by Puja Sachdev

Mediation is structured, goal-oriented sessions guided by a trained mediator. The mediator will facilitate the discussions and focus on resolution, not conflict. You will be able to clarify issues and your position to reach an acceptable agreement. Three essential reasons why you should mediate your divorce are maintaining your privacy, creating an enforceable agreement outside of court and minimizing your legal fees. Keep your personal business to yourself. When you file your divorce case, your court file is public information. If you have a litigated hearing in court, all of those documents are in your public court file and any argument about...

San Diego Child Support Lawyer: Getting Along at Your Children’s Milestone Celebrations

06:51 25 June in Blog by Puja Sachdev

This is the time of year where many children are graduating and you are expected to be in the same room as your ex-spouse and to focus on your child’s accomplishments. Although it can be difficult, it is not impossible if you place your focus on your child and what it means to them to have both of their parents present, physically and emotionally, to celebrate the occasion. Assuring your child that you are there to focus on them will decrease some anxiety they may have about any past interactions you have had with the other parent. Putting your child...