Marital or community property is defined as all property, real or personal, wherever situated, acquired by a married person during the marriage while domiciled in this state is community property. (Family Code §760). Separate property is defined as (1) All property owned by the person before marriage; (2) All property acquired by the person after marriage by gift, bequest, devise, or descent; and (3) The rents, issues, and profits of the property described in this section. (Family Code §770)
Wendy K. Tse has exclusively practiced family law since 1998, with extensive experience in matters pertaining to California divorce, contested custody disputes, child support, and spousal support, among others. She is a member of the Los Angelos County Bar and Orange County Bar Associations and is a part of the Brandmeyer, Gilligan & Dockstader law firm team.