Tag Archives: family law

Family Law Corner: Is the Sun Really Setting on Reality Star’s Marriage?

By Ariel Sosna and Sarah Van Voorhis, Van Voorhis Sosna   After only three months of marriage, Golnesa “GG” Gharachedaghi (reality star of Bravo network’s “Shahs of Sunset”) requested a…

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, Photo by Silvia Cestari, via Wikimedia Commons

Family Law Corner: Schwarzenegger and Shriver: Failure to Terminate

By Ariel Sosna and Sarah Van Voorhis, Van Voorhis & Sosna … Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver were all over the news in 2011 when they started their divorce amid…

Stephanie Bilinski

Justice & Diversity Center Supervising Attorney Receives 2018 Brosnahan Fellowship Award

The Brosnahan Fellowship award selection committee has named its recipient for 2018: Stephanie Bilinski, Family Law Supervising Attorney at the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC). The fellowship funds a monetary…

Real Housewives of Orange County

Family Law Corner: Will Reality Show Accusations Play a Starring Role in Real Housewife Custody Case?

By Ariel Sosna and Sarah Van Voorhis Van Voorhis & Sosna The Real Housewives franchise that started it all, the “Real Housewives of Orange County” (RHOC), is back in the…

Absence of Court Reporters in Family Law Courts = Access to Justice Denied

By Ana Fatima Costa, RPR, CSR California courts’ ongoing funding crisis is failing those most vulnerable. Since 2009, the nation’s largest judicial branch has experienced budget cuts in the hundreds of millions…

Family Law Corner: Divorce is No Laughing Matter For Comedian Ron White

By Ariel Sosna and Sarah Van Voorhis, Van Voorhis & Sosna In late June, singer-songwriter Margo Rey filed for divorce in Los Angeles from comedian Ron White (known as “Tater…

Jennifer Letulle

Volunteer Attorney Offers Life-Changing Family Law Assistance

Professionally, Jennifer Letulle practices a wide range of civil law, including contracts, employment, design defect and professional liability. Family law isn’t part of her day job but that hasn’t stopped…

Pro Bono Family Law Attorney Equates Social Responsibility With Success

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) thanks Volunteer of the Month, Audrey Courson, who has taken on eight matters with the Family Law Project since January 2016. Courson previously practiced…

Family Law Corner: Can Caan Be Forced to Work?

By Ariel Sosna and Sarah Van Voorhis, Van Voorhis & Sosna James Caan (The Godfather and Elf) is claiming that his soon-to-be ex-wife Linda Stokes is trying to make him…

Orange Might be the New Green For Actor’s Soon to Be Ex-Wife

Ariel Sosna and Sarah Van Voorhis, Van Voorhis & Sosna Pablo Schreiber, the newly-recognizable former star of “Orange is the New Black” due to his distinctive mustache that earned him…