23 May 2014 0 Comments

Family conflict – What To Do and What Not To Do

ShareFamily Conflict – What To Do and What Not To Do Are you and your spouse involved in a family conflict?  Do you need help on what to do and what not to do?  It can be of some help to have a family law attorney to serve as guidance in the legal aspect. Some […]

24 April 2014 0 Comments

Can I get an Inexpensive Divorce?

ShareMarriage is still very popular today, but sadly so is divorce. Half of all marriages end in divorce today. Anyone who has had to pay for the wedding and/or the divorce knows it can be pretty expensive. You have alternatives to keeping the costs down. You can use a trained mediator who will draw up […]

23 April 2014 0 Comments

Divorce Mistakes

ShareGoing through a divorce is an overwhelming experience – complete with tons of emotions, emotions you didn’t even know you had, and many tough decisions that need to be made, which can affect us for a long time. Some people decide at the beginning that they will take control of the situation, while others can […]

18 April 2014 0 Comments

Is Collaborative Divorce Right for Me?

ShareMore and more couples are choosing Alternative Dispute Resolution for their divorce – a way of solving their problems without going to court. It can only work when the couple can communicate and work with each other. Divorce is not just the ending of a marriage; it is a life-changing transition which is complex, unfamiliar […]

15 April 2014 0 Comments

Navigating through Divorce

ShareEven though it seems like yesterday that you said, “I do” and promised to love each other forever and ever, sometimes people just aren’t compatible and things don’t work out. Going through a divorce or other family issue is by its very nature a hard and stressful situation – even when the situation is an […]

9 April 2014 0 Comments

Collaborative Divorce

ShareWant a gentler approach to divorce? While divorces are typically considered to be bitter battles between ex-spouses, this does not have to be the case. Many times there are spouses who no longer want to remain married, but who do not want to fight in a courtroom setting over each and every detail either. For […]

8 April 2014 0 Comments

Community Property s. Separate Property

ShareWhat’s ours? What’s mine? While a couple is married and accumulating property, little thought is given to whether their property belongs to one spouse or the other, or to both of them. But once a couple is considering divorce or has already filed one, the question of who gets what becomes a priority. One of […]

2 April 2014 0 Comments

How Long Must I Pay Child Support?

ShareEvery child deserves the right to be supported by both parents. Paying child support is an obligation – not a choice. Today, where sons and daughters remain longer in the family home, one may question the concept of childhood dependence ending at majority. In many cases, a child who turns 18 is considered an adult […]

1 April 2014 0 Comments

Chameleon Kids and Divorce

ShareDivorced parents with built-up anger and sharp-tongues need to love their children more than they hate each other in order to prevent the ‘Chameleon Effect.” Chameleon children often tell each parent a different story with the intent of keeping both parents happy. Some tell their mom or dad that they want nothing more than to […]

17 February 2014 0 Comments

Staying healthy during the divorce process

ShareNo one goes into marriage expecting to go through divorce. But sometimes, for whatever reasons, people need to part ways and move on. Whether you are the spouse wanting the divorce of the spouse who has been left to deal with the shock of an unwanted divorce, you will need to take steps to protect […]