Do All of Your Financial Issues Get Resolved in Divorce?

January 21st, 2016

When you and your spouse end your marriage and create a divorce settlement agreement, the majority of important financial issue are going to be decided during this process and are going to become a part of your divorce agreement. For … Continue reading

Can You Keep Property You Owned Before Marriage?

January 20th, 2016

When you decide to get a divorce, you are going to have to divide up marital property that you and your spouse own together.  In an ideal situation, you and your spouse are going to be able to sit down … Continue reading

Is Your Prenup Going to Apply In Your Divorce?

January 19th, 2016

If your marriage is ending and you have a prenuptial agreement in place, you may think that you are all set and that the premarital agreement is going to dictate the terms of the divorce. In the vast majority of … Continue reading

How Domestic Violence Affects Divorce

October 12th, 2015

If you are the victim of domestic violence, this can affect your divorce in a number of ways. Often, when domestic violence is involved in a marriage, the couple should not try to have a mediated divorce because this would … Continue reading

Divorce After a Long Marriage

October 8th, 2015

Divorce after a long marriage can be complicated because you may have acquired a lot of marital assets during the time that you were together. You will need to come to a decision on how all of those different assets … Continue reading

How to Help Your Kids Get Through a Divorce

October 5th, 2015

If you have kids, you know that the divorce process can be really upsetting for children. It is important that you help your kids to get through the divorce process as unscathed as possible. There are different things that you … Continue reading

Does a Mediator Take Sides in a Divorce?

October 1st, 2015

When you are getting a divorce, you must make some decisions on how property is going to be divided. You’ll also have to decide if either spouse is going to get alimony or support, and how your time with your … Continue reading

When To Tell Your Kids About Divorce

August 27th, 2015

Telling your kids about a divorce is one of the most difficult things you will need to do after deciding your marriage has ended. You should think carefully about when to tell your children you are planning on ending your marriage. … Continue reading

Do You Need a Legal Separation Before a Divorce?

August 25th, 2015

When you decide you no longer wish to be married, you may go through a trial separation before a divorce or you may go through a separation as you wait for the details of the divorce to be hammered out … Continue reading

Who Gets the Pets After a Divorce?

August 20th, 2015

Pets are increasingly being treated as a part of the family, which can cause a dispute over custody of the pets when a couple divorces. If you and your spouse have cats, dogs, or other animals and you are ending your … Continue reading