David R. Lane, was born in San Jose, California and raised in neighboring Butte County. He has been practicing law in Yuba and Sutter Counties for almost 35 years. He joined the Firm... more
David R. Lane, was born in San Jose, California and raised in neighboring Butte County. He has been practicing law in Yuba and Sutter Counties for almost 35 years. He joined the Firm in 1973 and has been a shareholder of the Firm since 1976. Prior to joining the Firm, he worked in the Napa County District Attorney's Office. He also served as an interim administrative hearing officer for the Sta... view profile
When you marry, you enter a relationship contract with your spouse that entitles you as a couple to certain legal rights and responsibilities. Family lawyers specializing in marriage can write prenuptial agreements for a couple before marriage. A prenuptial agreement can be especially important if you have financial interests you've accrued earlier in life and wish to clarify how they will or won't be shared with your new spouse. A written prenuptial agreement sets out the financial expectations of your marriage and anticipates what will happen to your assets should you divorce. The process for creating an airtight prenuptial agreement can be complicated, and a lawyer with a marriage and prenuptial practice can make sure the agreement is properly written.