If you’re considering filing for divorce and are seeking an attorney to help you with the process, it’s a good idea to know what kind of information they’ll need from you ahead of time so that your initial consultation will be as productive as possible. When speaking to a new client, every attorney will have a list of questions that will help them determine the best plan of … [Read more...] about 5 Questions A Divorce Lawyer Will Ask New Clients
When it comes to child custody and parental visitation rights, in almost every case, it’s in your best interests as a parent to avoid letting the courts make a decision on those issues. Whenever possible, you and your child’s other parent should try and work out a custody and visitation agreement outside of court. How do you do that? There are two ways you and your ex can … [Read more...] about How To Negotiate Custody & Visitation Outside Of Court
When parents get divorced, deciding on child custody and parenting responsibilities can be a tremendous challenge. Sometimes an agreement is reached during mediation, other times it requires the court to step in and make decisions on the parents behalf. When the court does step in, the most common method it uses is to require a child custody evaluation. This happens when a … [Read more...] about What Is A Child Custody Evaluation?
One of the unfortunate downsides of getting divorced is that it often affects your productivity at work. A contentious divorce can cause a tremendous amount of stress and anxiety, which can, in turn, affect your ability to focus on your job. But can you get fired because you’re going through a bad divorce? The short answer is no. Your employer cannot use your divorce, no … [Read more...] about Can Getting Divorced Also Get You Fired?
For most of us, the story of going to Las Vegas for a vacation, bachelor or bachelorette party, or even just a work-related event, and ending up married after a wild night of drinking is just a silly movie plot. However, for a select group, this silly story becomes a very serious reality. Why does this happen? And more importantly, what should you do if it happens to … [Read more...] about So You Went To Vegas, Got Drunk, And Got Married. Now What?