Channe has been excellent in working with me to get immediate temporary spousal and child support as we get deeper into the complexities of my case.
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Santa Barbara Divorce And Family Law Attorney

Exceptional Representation During Difficult Times

Almost every divorce will entail it’s own amount of heartache, anxiety and stress; heartache over the pain of splitting up a family, anxiety about the unknown, and stress over finances. Such feelings are nearly unavoidable, if not inevitable. Choosing the right attorney to represent your interests in the emotionally charged high-stakes legal battle of divorce can be a daunting task. The right lawyer should not add to your stress or daily challenges. Rather, your lawyer should give you the confidence in knowing that things are being done right and getting you the results that matter.

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When handled correctly, your divorce lawyer should instill security and confidence during the divorce process all the way to the final resolution; allowing you ultimately to move on in life with a positive and invigorated outlook towards your future. At the Law Office of Channe G. Coles, we will immediately provide you with the personal and compassionate attention you deserve while providing intelligent answers and thoughtful strategy unique to your case; leaving time and energy to focus on you and your family.

Comprehensive Knowledge And Family Law Acumen

The Law Office of Channe G. Coles will competently and efficiently guide you through the steps involved in preparing a family law case; from explaining the step-by-step process at our first meeting, to strategically obtaining all the appropriate documentation and information during discovery, to vigorously representing your interests in and out of court.  Whether we are handling a hostile divorce and custody proceeding or drafting a comprehensive settlement agreement, we are committed to providing superior legal representation at all stages of your family law matter.

Attorney Channe G. Coles is well-versed in all divorce situations and collateral issues, including:

  • Spousal and family support;
  • All matters of custody, visitation and child support;
  • Temporary orders (pendente lite relief) for custody, support, and marital property;
  • All facets of property division and community property disputes;
  • The role of mediation, even in complex and high-conflict divorce;
  • Premarital, postmarital and cohabitation agreements;
  • Domestic violence restraining orders;
  • Attorney fee motions in the context of family law matters; and
  • Post-divorce modifications of court orders or judgments.

Targeted Legal Strategies For Your Unique Circumstances - Getting You The Results That Matter

The Law Office of Channe G. Coles is a results-driven firm, and we take great pride in providing exceptional client service, innovative litigation strategies and tenacious advocacy. Attorney Coles and her staff are committed to avoiding a "cookie cutter" approach to litigation. Because no two divorces are the same, we begin each case by developing a targeted and proactive legal strategy for the unique circumstances of your case.

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Attorney Channe G. Coles will handle your marital dissolution with the foresight and attention to detail necessary to ensure that your unique circumstances are given proper consideration, that your marital and parental rights are protected, and that your marital estate is fairly and justly divided.

The experienced team at Law Office of Channe G. Coles is diligent in discovering the marital estate, and seasoned in tackling the complex financial issues that arise out of the division of businesses, pensions and retirement plans, stock portfolios, stock options, and real estate.

Efficient Litigation and Streamlined Representation - Saving You Money 

At the Law Office of Channe G. Coles our primary goal is to achieve the best results for you as expeditiously and as cost effectively as possible; minimizing both the emotional turmoil and financial expenses associated with divorce and protracted family law litigation.

Because fighting ‘in court’ is expensive and often a waste of financial resources, Attorney Coles will first examine the areas where negotiation will be fruitful, and focus her in-court litigation on only highly contentious issues.

In the event that it is necessary to litigate an issue in your divorce, the Law Office of Channe G. Coles is prepared to conduct an extensive factual investigation and use forensic experts,--e.g., forensic accountants, vocational counselors, business valuation experts, child custody evaluators and others with specialized knowledge, when necessary.  

Passionate About Getting You The Best Possible Resolution

Attorney Coles is loyal and passionate about her clients' cases and dedicated to obtaining the best possible resolution to each divorce and family law matter. Using her complex civil litigation background, Attorney Coles brings a substantial level of skill, knowledge and individual attention to each case; proving herself to be an effective advocate for her clients.

To speak to an attorney at the Law Office of Channe G. Coles about your divorce in Santa Barbara County, please visit us online at www.ccsblaw.com or call us at (805) 617-4618 for a free confidential consultation.

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