Divorcing a sociopath comes with challenges greater than a typical California divorce. Divorcing a sociopath means you will have to be ready for what you likely endured during the marriage. This may include intimidation, manipulation and deception.
In this article, we will discuss how divorcing a sociopath in California can present greater challenges. We will also write about steps that may lessen the impact a sociopath can have on a California divorce. Reducing the impact to the children, to the spouse who was married to the sociopath and the financial issues that traditionally get litigated in a California divorce case are a high priority when divorcing a sociopath.
What we write here about divorcing a sociopath is not intended as legal or any other type of advice nor is it intended to apply to your specific case. We write this article generally about what we have seen in divorce cases where one spouse appears to have a sociopathic disorder or exhibits behavior that seem consistent with one. This article is only about California divorces and no other State. We are experienced California divorce attorneys and our family law practice is located in Orange County, California with offices in Mission Viejo and Santa Ana. [Read more…]