Right to counsel - spousal property transfers
Court Rule or Initiative, Divorce
One county's local court rule requires appointment of counsel in proceedings for spousal property transactions “if the petition proposes a substantial transfer to the petitioner.” Cal. Contra Costa Super. Ct. L.R. 7.501(2).
If "yes", the established right to counsel or discretionary appointment of counsel is limited in some way, including any of: the only authority is a lower/intermediate court decision or a city council, not a high court or state legislature; there has been a subsequent case that has cast doubt; a statute is ambiguous; or the right or discretionary appointment is not for all types of individuals or proceedings within that category.
Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: yes