Community property is a difficult concept to understand. Just because something is brought into the marriage does not mean that it will always completely remain separate property. The interest that accrues on a separate property asset is community property.
High Asset Divorce
When there are large marital estates, many times community assets and separate property have become co-mingled over the years. Sometimes those issues and ambiguities can be resolved through Alternative Dispute Resolution or mediation. However, a lot of times those issues cannot be resolved amicably. An experienced trial lawyer who is both comfortable and confident in the courtroom is absolutely critical.