Category Archives: Family Law

What is the Difference Between Alimony and Spousal Support?

If you are considering divorce, the question of alimony has likely entered your mind. Because so many families bring in two separate incomes, who owes money to whom, and whether or not alimony is even necessary, can become a little …

Posted in Divorce Process, Divorce Tips, Family Law | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on What is the Difference Between Alimony and Spousal Support?

Order of Protection vs. Restraining Order: Know the Difference

You always have the right to be safe. When we are faced with issues of domestic violence, abuse, or harassment, though, we tend to doubt ourselves. However, if you feel you are in an unsafe situation and you know you …

Posted in Family Law | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Order of Protection vs. Restraining Order: Know the Difference

6 Things to Know About Orders of Protection and Child Custody

Child custody agreements are enough of a challenge. There are intense emotions on both sides and differing viewpoints of how the future should look, at times resulting in tension and spite. One tool some parents use in a child custody …

Posted in Custody, Family Law | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on 6 Things to Know About Orders of Protection and Child Custody

Joint Custody vs Legal Guardianship: What’s the difference?

You’ve likely heard the terms “legal guardianship” and “joint custody” before, but may be unsure about the difference between the two. However, as you enter into the judicial system, either as a result of divorce or to gain parental rights …

Posted in Custody, Family Law | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Joint Custody vs Legal Guardianship: What’s the difference?

When You Disagree With Your Ex About Vaccines for Your 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, …

Posted in Family Law | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on When You Disagree With Your Ex About Vaccines for Your Children

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 …

Posted in Divorce Tips, Family Law | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on How To Talk To Your Kids About Divorce

3 Reasons to Consider Marriage Counseling Prior to Divorce

Surprisingly few couples seek out marriage counseling prior to filing for divorce. However, the vast majority of couples who do participate in counseling claim it was in some way beneficial to the relationship.  The hesitation? Many people believe marriage counseling …

Posted in Divorce Process, Divorce Tips, Family Attorney Fort Mill SC, Family Law, Marriage Counseling | Tagged , , | Comments Off on 3 Reasons to Consider Marriage Counseling Prior to Divorce

What to Look for in a Family Law Attorney

What to Look for in a Family Law Attorney It’s hard to underestimate the importance of having the right family law attorney to assist you with your divorce, child custody, and asset division. You want someone who listens to you …

Posted in Custody, Divorce Fort Mill SC, Divorce lawyer fort mill sc, Divorce Lawyer Rock Hill SC, Divorce Rock Hill SC, Family Attorney Fort Mill SC, Family Law, Legal Separation | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on What to Look for in a Family Law Attorney

South Carolina Divorce Attorneys

At Harden Law, we focus on comprehensive family law and personal injury services. Serving both individuals and families in the Fort Mill and Rock Hill areas of South Carolina, our compassionate lawyers are here to assist you with your legal …

Posted in Divorce Fort Mill SC, Divorce lawyer fort mill sc, Divorce Lawyer Rock Hill SC, Divorce Rock Hill SC, Family Law | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on South Carolina Divorce Attorneys

What Does a Family Lawyer Do?

A family lawyer is an attorney who represents clients in legal issues focusing on family law. Family law can encompass a variety of personal matters in court, including separations, child custody, prenuptial agreements, and even wills. An attorney specializing in …

Posted in Custody, Divorce Fort Mill SC, Family Attorney Fort Mill SC, Family Law | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on What Does a Family Lawyer Do?