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Family Law Support Matters Involving Servicemembers and Veterans

How to Address Military Clients in Family Law Support Proceedings and Pointers from the Bench

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Date Published

November 17, 2020


San Diego County Bar Association


Family Law, Military


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You will not want to miss out on this informative program that walks you through the intricacies of military pay and veteran benefits and how best to present that information to the Court during a support hearing. You will also hear from the Bench as to what important parts of a Leave and Earnings Statement (LES) and other military-specific income/benefits need to be considered when effectively representing a client in the military.

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Adam Wertheimer
Commissioner - San Diego Superior Court

Commissioner Adam Wertheimer currently sits in department 804 of the family support division of the San Diego Superior Court.

Sarah T. Schaefer
CFLS - Schaffer Family Law Group

Sarah Schaefer is a practicing family law attorney and a certified family law specialist, She also currently serves as a... Read More

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Family Law Support Matters Involving Servicemembers and Veterans - Video
Family Law Support Matters Involving Servicemembers and Veterans - Paper
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