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People Vs Joseph Amico

Covered by NYDaily News. Las Vegas man accused of threatening a prominent attorney and making vile remarks.

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People Vs. Anna Sorokin

Covered by New York Times, and other outlets. Fake heiress accused of conning the city’s wealthy, and has an HBO special being made about her.

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People Vs. Genevieve Sabourin

Accused of stalking Alec Baldwin. The case garnered nationwide attention, with USAToday, NYPost, and other media outlets following it closely.

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Juror who prompted calls for new Ghislaine Maxwell trial turns to lawyer who defended Anna Sorokin.

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The Spodek Law Group understands how delicate high-profile cases can be, and has a strong track record of getting positive outcomes. Our lawyers service a clientele that is nationwide. With offices in both LA and NYC, and cases all across the country - Spodek Law Group is a top tier law firm.

Todd Spodek is a second generation attorney with immense experience. He has many years of experience handling 100’s of tough and hard to win trials. He’s been featured on major news outlets, such as New York Post, Newsweek, Fox 5 New York, South China Morning Post, Insider.com, and many others.

In 2022, Netflix released a series about one of Todd’s clients: Anna Delvey/Anna Sorokin.

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The reason is simple: clients want white glove service, and lawyers who can win. Every single client who works with the Spodek Law Group is aware that the attorney they hire could drastically change the outcome of their case. Hiring the Spodek Law Group means you’re taking your future seriously. Our lawyers handle cases nationwide, ranging from NYC to LA. Our philosophy is fair and simple: our nyc criminal lawyers only take on clients who we know will benefit from our services.

We’re selective about the clients we work with, and only take on cases we know align with our experience – and where we can make a difference. This is different from other law firms who are not invested in your success nor care about your outcome.

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Los Angeles Annulment Lawyers

By Spodek Law Group | April 6, 2022
(Last Updated On: March 10, 2023)

Last Updated on: 10th March 2023, 01:02 pm

The Los Angeles Annulment Lawyers at the Spodek Law Group are here to help you with your legal issues. If you are looking for an annulment, we can help you. Separating couples may sometimes pursue an option of ending their marriage known as an annulment. While an annulment and a divorce both accomplish the basic purpose of ending a couple’s union, these two processes have very different eligibility requirements and effects. It is important to understand the difference between an annulment and a divorce before making a decision about which process to pursue.

The annulment process is a legal declaration that a marriage is null and void, rendering it as if it never existed. The court’s decision to grant an annulment is based on certain grounds, such as fraud, duress, physical or mental incapacity, incest, and bigamy. In California, the process is similar to that of a divorce, with one party bringing a petition for annulment and bearing the burden of proof to show the judge that the grounds for annulment existed at the time of the marriage.

However, not all marriages are eligible for annulment. It is important to consult with a reputable annulment lawyer, such as the experienced attorneys at the Spodek Law Group in Los Angeles, to determine if your marriage meets the legal requirements for annulment. Our team can provide you with a thorough evaluation of your case, explain your rights and options, and guide you through the process of preparing a compelling and accurate petition.

Don’t let your marriage be a trap, an annulment may be the solution you need to move on from a relationship that was never legally valid. It’s a chance to start fresh and put the past behind you. But it’s important to act quickly and efficiently, otherwise, you may be forced to proceed with a divorce. Contact us today and let us help you take control of your future.

What is the difference between a divorce and an annulment?
An annulment is a court order that declares a marriage invalid. An annulment is different from a divorce in that it declares the marriage never existed. A divorce is a court order that ends a marriage.

What are the grounds for an annulment?
The marriage was entered into by force, duress or fraud; The marriage was entered into by a person under the age of 18; The marriage was entered into by a person who was already married or in a civil union; The marriage was entered into by two people who are closely related to each other; The marriage was entered into while one of the parties was mentally incompetent; or The marriage was not consummated

What is the difference between a divorce and a legal separation?
A divorce is a court order that ends a marriage. A legal separation does not end the marriage. A divorce may be granted for any of the grounds listed above for an annulment. A legal separation may be granted if:
The parties agree to live apart; or The parties have lived apart for at least one year prior to filing for a legal separation.

What are the grounds for a divorce?
The grounds for a divorce are:
The marriage has broken down irretrievably; or The parties have lived apart for at least one year prior to filing for a divorce.
You can seek an annulment if you want to have a court declare that your marriage is no longer valid, even though it may have been valid when you first got married.
You can seek an annulment if you want to have a court declare that your marriage is no longer valid, even though it may have been valid when you first got married.

Annulments are granted for a variety of reasons, including:
1. Lack of Capacity to Consent: If either party was unable to understand the nature of the marriage contract or give consent due to mental incapacity or intoxication, an annulment may be granted. This includes marriages entered into by minors without parental consent.
2. Fraud: If either party misrepresented themselves in some material way in order to induce the other party into marrying them, an annulment may be granted. For example, if one person lied about their ability to have children, this could be considered fraud.
3. Force: If either party was forced into marrying against their will, an annulment may be granted. This can include physical force as well as psychological coercion.
4. Bigamy: If either party was already married to someone else at the time of the marriage, an annulment may be granted.
5. Incest: If the parties are closely related by blood, an annulment may be granted.
6. Lack of Physical Consummation: If the marriage was never consummated, either because of impotence or unwillingness, an annulment may be granted.

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