Finding a Family Law Attorney

The search for a family law attorney can be overwhelming. Emotions are rampant, stress is tremendous, and the stakes feel incredibly high. However, there are several things to keep in mind when looking for the right attorney to make the process more manageable. Do seek a referral from someone you trust. Pursuing legal counsel is…

10 Steps to Take Before You File

If you are contemplating divorce, it’s tremendously helpful to be as prepared as possible. Here are some tips to help you educate yourself as much as possible. Educate yourself on the divorce, child custody, and property/debt division laws in your state. Create a current inventory of your financial assets (real estate, investments, household goods, vehicles,…

Divorce, Summer, Kids, and Vacations

It’s almost summertime, and living should be easy. However, in families of divorce with children, things can become complicated – especially when planning for summer vacations. Summer vacation can be a major source of contention between divorced parents, because each wants to have the freedom to plan their vacations at will. However, depending upon custody…