Most spouses who earn less ask for the higher earning spouse to pay their legal fees. You will find some attorneys who will take a case expecting the opposing spouse to pay their fees. You can find a family law attorney on Avvo who will probably work out a fee arrangement with you.
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I am not licensed to practice in California but usually attorneys fees are paid by the individual incurring the fees. However, there may exist factors that allow you to argue for your fees to be paid (for instance, if he makes significantly more than you and has an ability to pay the fees) or you may attempt to seek a greater share of the assets to offset your expenses. Seek legal counsel to determine the best route for yourself and to ensure you have the greatest protections possible in your divorce.