Sacramento Family Law Attorneys2018-10-29T10:58:10+00:00

Family Law Services

Sacramento Divorce Attorney


Divorce is one aspect of family law where almost everyone needs a family law attorney. Very few people ever “want” a divorce, although that’s often what is said by one spouse to the other. Circumstances may make a person feel they have little choice but to obtain a divorce if they want to change their life or the lives of their children for the better…

Sacramento Child Custody Attorney

Child Custody

Your children are our first priority! At the Sacramento Law Office of Bowman and Associates, APC, we work with you to protect them and to ensure that their needs remain at the forefront of your Northern California child custody case. Legal custody of a child is the right and obligation to make decisions about a child’s upbringing…

Sacramento Child Support Attorney

Child Support

At the Sacramento Family Law Office of Bowman and Associates, APC., we help minimize the emotion and worry many parents have about child support agreements and orders. We help our clients understand the reasons behind the child support laws, and how courts try their best to be equitable. We know that child support levels affect both parties’ finances…

Sacramento Spousal Support Attorney

Spousal Support

A spousal support award is not mandatory in dissolution or legal separation proceedings in California. Quite the contrary, courts have discretion (within statutory parameters) to deny spousal support altogether or to limit it in an amount and duration that reflects the ability of both parties to provide for their own needs. The propriety of a California alimony award…

Sacramento Guardianship Adoption Attorney

Guardianship / Adoption

The California family law attorneys at the Law Offices of Bowman & Associates help people adopt children and obtain legal guardianship and conservatorship of minors. Our attorneys have more than 30 years of combined experience making sure that adoptions, conservatorships, and legal guardianships are legal and binding, so you can be confident in your decision…

Sacramento Prenuptial Agreements Attorney

Prenuptial Agreements

Nothing can kill romance faster than the word prenup. But with almost one in three of all first marriages ending in divorce, and about fifty percent of second or third marriages coming to a halt, a prenuptial agreement is a smart way to protect yourself and your finances according to financial experts. A prenuptial agreement (premarital agreement)…

Sacramento Paternity Lawyer


Mothers cannot obtain child support until the paternity of the father is determined. On the flip side, fathers will not gain child custody until a paternity test proves the male in question is the father. Paternity is a complicated area of the law where emotions can run high. Paternity refers to the legal determination of who is the biological father of a child…

Sacramento Child Support Modification Attorney

Child Support Modification

As an experienced California child support modification law firm, Bowman & Associates understands that substantial changes in your ability to earn income can, and do, occur. You can lose your job, be demoted, be struck by a serious illness or injury, or be victim to a number of other factors that can substantially reduce your income, and your ability to pay child support or alimony…