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Divorce laws are meant to protect all parties to a divorce — you, your spouse and your children. But to take advantage of those rules, you'll need to follow them yourself. That means taking your attorney's advice and keeping a cool head, no…
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Friday, 27 August 2010 09:28
Divorce is never easy, but having a team of professionals with the expertise to guide you through it makes all the difference.Divorce touches upon every aspect of life: children, human emotions, the marital home and, of course, money. In addition to legal problems, divorce can present both&
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Sunday, 04 July 2010 10:07
When contemplating divorce — I mean really taking the time to think about what’s involved throughout the beginning, middle, and end — it’s no wonder we may be drawn to any path that promises an uncomplicated journey through&
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Wednesday, 30 June 2010 10:42
Whether you are in the middle of a divorce or merely thinking about one, you are certainly dealing with your share of uncertainty. Legal matters shouldn't add to the confusion. But unless you are an attorney yourself …
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Sunday, 13 June 2010 10:00
Over the more than 25 years that I've been practicing law, I've often been asked what a court will look at when determining a custody award. While I can tell you that no two cases are alike, I can safely say that while state laws vary across the country, a court will generally consider the…
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Wednesday, 14 April 2010 10:05
Children experience anxiety and anger during the divorce process. They are angry that their world is being turned upside down and anxious through feelings of abandonment, changes in living conditions, guilt, fear of the unknown. Often they worry that the divorce was&
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Sunday, 11 April 2010 15:04
When you're going through a divorce, you usually have an attorney, right? Well, not always. The last two times I went to court over a divorce issue, I went "pro se," meaning I fired my attorney and represented myself. I had to follow the same procedures as a lawyer, which involved completing …
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Wednesday, 17 March 2010 10:11
Before the evaluator comes to visit, parents should do a safety check and make necessary adjustments. The home does not have to be spotless, but sheets should be on the beds. Odors from cigarettes, trash, pets, and diapers should be minimized.• A wide variety of fresh and healthy food should be&
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Tuesday, 23 February 2010 09:14
In my last article, I discussed legal separation and the benefits to a couple that feel they need time away from a marriage. I strongly suggest anyone making the decision to live separately protect herself legally. …
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Sunday, 24 January 2010 07:24
A legal separation and divorce are more similar than different. In fact, except for a few key points they are almost the same. The difference is in the legal standard one must meet to obtain a legal separation or divorce and the relief you get from either. Even then, the difference only has to do…
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Wednesday, 05 December 2012 09:59