Welcome to the Law Office of Jennifer C. Phillips
Welcome to the Law Office of Jennifer C. Phillips
Law Office of Jennifer C. Phillips
Law Office of Jennifer C. Phillips

Spousal Support or Alimony

 

Spousal support or alimony, is money paid by one spouse or ex-spouse to the other as part of a dissolution proceeding. Many factors affect whether spousal support is paid and how much and for how long it will be paid. These factors include:

  • Duration of the marriage 
  • Ability of the receiving spouse to earn an income
  • Education level and work history of the receiving spouse
  • Paying spouse’s ability to pay
  • Terms and enforceability of any prenuptial / premarital agreement
  • The ages and physical health of both spouses
  • Time the receiving spouse stayed out of the workforce to raise the parties’ children.

 

 

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Law Office of Jennifer C. Phillips

5315 College Avenue

Oakland, CA 94618

Email:  info@jcphillipslaw.com

Phone:  (510) 495-5898

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