Author Archives: Jane Wesley Brooks

About Jane Wesley Brooks

Jane Wesley Brooks, owner of Jane Wesley Brooks Family Law, has extensively advocated for individual, parental and family rights and responsibilities in San Diego and throughout Southern California for more than 10 years.

Safety First: The Impact of DUI on Divorce

‘Tis the season for more drunk drivers on the road. Studies have shown two to three more people die in alcohol-related crashes during the holiday season than any other time of the year; and 40 percent of these fatalities involve a driver impaired by alcohol. Those who are going through...

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Why Friends Don’t Let Friends Give Legal Advice

Christmas is meant to be a festive and happy time of the year. But for those going through a divorce or separation, it can be emotionally exhausting. It’s important to have friends available for emotional support, but never for legal advice. Aside from the fact that friends aren’t equipped to...

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Co-Parenting During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is all about coming together as a family. This is supposed to be the happiest, most stress-free time of the year, right? This is quite the opposite for divorced or separated families. Divorced or separated parents must deal with the stressor, every year, of “who gets the...

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