personal injury lawsuit after car accident

Suffering a serious injury can have long-term and sometimes detrimental consequences. Medical bills pile up as your accident prevents you from returning to work, and your way of life suddenly becomes much more stressful. The answer to all this: receiving …

when is divorce a good idea

Whether or not to file for divorce, no matter the circumstances, is an extremely difficult decision to make. It is usually a sign that every other course of action has been attempted, including seeking outside professional help.  At this point, …

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Divorce is always an extremely difficult and emotional process, but when one partner files for a divorce the other doesn’t want, it becomes even harder.  If your spouse has filed for divorce, and you disagree with the action, you may …

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When those divorce papers are finally signed and the process is complete, you likely feel as if you’ve completed a marathon. Now, you are ready to bask in the new life that awaits you. However, divorce is a stressful and …

covid-19 vaccines for children

Back in May, the FDA authorized the COVID-19 vaccine for children between 12 and 15. Following that announcement, many divorced parents found themselves contacting their family law attorneys regarding disagreements over whether or not to vaccinate their child. More recently, …

same-sex divorce

In 2015, the landmark decision in Ogerbefell vs. Hodges made same-sex marriage legal in all fifty states, including thirteen in which it had been banned prior. The decision allowed same-sex couples to receive the same benefits as heterosexual couples, including …

sharing custody over the holidays with a holiday custody schedule

The holidays can be a tense time for everyone, but for those who share custody of their children, the holiday season can be an even bigger headache. If not given the proper forethought, the festive nature of the holidays can …

how to talk to your kids about divorce

For parents beginning divorce proceedings, breaking the news to your children is often the most difficult part. The life your child has become so accustomed to is about to change drastically, and likely your primary concern is how they will …

Divorcing couple getting a written custody agreement

When many couples file for divorce, the decision is mutual, and the process itself is amicable. They discuss, moving forward, what custody of their children will look like and assume they will be able to work together continuously in the …

divorce mediation process

For any couple wishing to avoid litigation in court, mediation is a widely used alternative. In mediation, the two parties meet with a neutral mediator, with attorneys sometimes in attendance, to resolve any issues and determine compromises necessary for the …