Quit Claim Deed Solution to Growing Number of Self-Represented in California Divorce Courts

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Website, DeedAndRecord.com, prepares quit claim deeds for California real estate property for the growing number of self-represented litigants in divorce, dissolved marriages and dissolved domestic partnerships in California Courts. Service includes Preliminary Change of Ownership Report and filing both documents with the county recorder’s office.

Quit Claim Deed, Old document

Until the former spouse is removed from title the owning spouse cannot sell, refinance, or borrow and the former spouse may inherit the house.

DeedandRecord.com removes former spouse as owner of house. DeedAndRecord.com prepares and records quit claim deeds for divorced Californians. Until the former spouse is removed from title the owning spouse cannot sell, refinance, or borrow and the former spouse will inherit the house in the event of death.

Courts continue to see an increase in the numbers of litigants who represent themselves in divorce. Approximately two hundred thousand divorce petitions are filed annually in California and it is estimated eighty percent of those cases involve at least one self-represented litigant. FN1 Self-represented litigant's are referred to as “pro per” or “propria persona” and proceed in court as pro se.

Each real estate property owned together during marriage and awarded to a "pro per" spouse in a Judgment must have a quit claim deed executed, recorded, and delivered. Deed and Record provides internet service to change ownership for the "pro per" Californian. This deed is often referred to as an inter-spousal quit claim deed. Service includes Preliminary Change of Ownership Report and filing both documents with the county recorder’s office.

For more information or service call 949-474-0961, email Mark (at) DeedAndRecord (dot) com, or go to http://www.deedandrecord.com/home.

FN1 "Self-Represented Litigants in Family Law: The Response of California’s Courts," California Law Review,10 Feb 2010, Bonnie Hough

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Deed and Record is an online service to prepare quit claim deeds for real property transfers into or out of trusts, remove former spouses and add or remove co-owners. The Company records deeds it has prepared with the appropriate government agency. Deed and Record does not offer legal advice or services.

The Company markets through websites, primarily DeedAndRecord.com. The owner of the websites is Mark W. Bidwell, Attorney at Law and CPA Inactive. The office is located at 18831 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 270, Irvine, California 92612. Phone number is 949-474-0961. Email is Mark (at) DeedandRecord (dot) com.

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