9 Questions to Keep Your Divorce Lawyer Honest

In her article “9 Questions to Keep Your Divorce Lawyer Honest,” attorney, mediator and author Diane Mercer advocates asking specific and tough questions of your divorce attorney. Her advice is helpful to anyone going through divorce. However, these are wonderful questions to ask before you hire an attorney. Choosing an attorney is one of the most…

Grandparents’ Visitation Rights and the U.S. Supreme Court

Over a decade ago, the United States Supreme Court decided Troxel v. Granville, a case that shaped how courts handle grandparents’ visitation rights. Ultimately, the Supreme Court decided that fit parents are presumed to act in their children’s best interests and that no state should interfere to second-guess the decisions of the parents in denying grandparents’…