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Divorce

Avoid Overpaying Attorney Fees

Family law clients have a significant degree of control over attorney fees incurred within their cases. The biggest factor in the overall cost of…

Property Division

Goodbye Dependency Exemptions

Changes Some provisions of Trump’s tax plan do not take effect until 2019 (i.e. switching the tax burden from the maintenance recipient to the…

Military Divorce

Military Divorce Boot Camp

Family law affects all types of people from all walks of life. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that people in the military…

Early Assessment

Paternity vs APR

When two individuals have a child or children together, it can be great. However, occasionally for one reason or another, couples may decide to…

Early Assessment

Paternity

Family law cases can be extremely diverse from one another, and no two cases are quite the same. Some cases may possess more traditional…

Custody

Supervised Parenting Time

Family law cases are trying on everyone involved and they can certainly bring out some of the worst in people. In those cases where…

Support

Modifications To Spousal Maintenance

In our earlier post, we discussed all things related to spousal maintenance. However, there is another related issue that frequently occurs in family law…

Family Law

My Case: What Will it Cost

As important as an attorney’s retainer, if not more so, is how an attorney manages their time and how you are billed for their…

Property Division

Picking a Law Firm 101: Retainers

For most people, the prospect of hiring an attorney may be daunting. The process is likely to cause a fair amount of anxiety and…

Mediation

Avoiding Conflict Through Frugality and Compromise

While family law cases have a tendency to get out of control sometimes, they most certainly don’t have to be. We certainly have seen…

Mediation

Saving Money in Your Family Law Case

Just about everyone who comes into our firm has questions about the legal process–how long the process takes, how the process works, or what…

Family Law

Finding the Right Family Law Firm

Finding a good law firm is just as important as choosing the right attorney. As a person seeking legal services, it can be hard…

Family Law

Choosing the Right Family Law Attorney

Nowadays, we’re presented with innumerable choices and it can be hard to identify the “right” choice. With so many options out there, it’s important…

Divorce

Understanding Divorce Law Firm Fees

When most people think of hiring an attorney, they usually have an idea in mind as to what they want. They usually think that…

Divorce

5 Ways to Save Money in a…

Divorce can be expensive, but the following are a few simple tips that will help you to minimize your legal fees. For most people,…

Separation

The Difference Between Legal Separation and Divorce…

Many people confuse legal separation and divorce. But there’s a considerable difference between these two legal terms. Both options serve to separate couples in…

Separation

Divorce vs. Annulment vs. Legal Separation

Divorce, annulment, and legal separation: These are all words that in some way refer to the end of a marriage. However, they are not…

Divorce

Do I Really Need an Attorney for…

Full and fair disclosure: I am an attorney. Specifically, I am a family law attorney, which means I make my living by helping people…

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