If you or your ex-spouse experiences changes in life circumstances, these changes may affect your spousal support obligations. According to family law in San Diego, you can have a divorce lawyer file a petition for the modification of spousal support. For instance, if your ex-spouse begins living with someone else, your divorce lawyer can argue that his or her financial needs are reduced.
For more information on family law, watch this interview with certified family law specialist Ilona Antonyan. She explains why it’s important to file a petition right away. She also explains what your divorce lawyer can do during the discovery process to argue your case in court.