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,…

Stephanie Jones speaking at the MO-AFCC Fall Conference on “The “Whats, Whens and Hows” of Presumptions in Family Law”

Presumptions in custody and child support are often the subject of debate and confusion, bringing up questions about how they are applied and rebutted in different settings. This week, Stephanie Jones brings her expertise in this complex area of family law to the MO-AFCC Fall Conference, “The “Whats, Whens and Hows” of Presumptions in Family…

Holiday Tips for Divorced Parents

Unfortunately, for many divorced families, the holidays can be a stressful time. The joyfulness of the holidays can be replaced with feelings of anxiety, depression and loneliness…not only for parents, but for their children as well. Because of the added stress this time of year brings to divorced families, the holidays are a busy time…