Course DescriptionA marriage presents several several complicated legal issues for the marrying party. This course is designed to guide lawyers through the key issues and premarital contract considerations they should be counseling their clients on prior to marriage. The course will also explore cohabitation agreements and the factors relevant to having an enforceable premarital contract.
Length: 1hr 0min
- Derek K.
- Shara B.
Meet the Lecturer(s)
Ritzel Starleigh Ngo is a family law attorney/Partner at Ideal Legal Group, Inc. Ms. Ngo is experienced in contentious dissolutions; parentage matters; child custody and visitation, spousal and child support; property division; temporary and permanent restraining orders; including domestic violence, elder abuse, and civil harassment. She initially received family law training from the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s (“LACBA”) Domestic Violence Project. She has practiced before family courts in Los Angeles, Santa Clara, San Francisco, Alameda, Orange, Ventura, San Diego, San Bernardino, and Riverside counties. Before practicing family law, Ms. Ngo worked for the Federal Reserve Bank where she handled compliance and regulatory matters. Ms. Ngo earned her law degree from Gonzaga University School of Law. She is a graduate of California State University, Northridge with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Women’s Studies. Ms. Ngo enjoys family court and Gonzaga basketball.