Should I start my divorce during the COVID crisis?
Tue, Jun 02, 2020
Our courts may be closed to foot traffic for the time being, but the health crisis has forced us to handle cases in new ways. Normal divorce practice involves the use of electronic filing for pleadings and email exchange of documents between the pa... Read More
Job Loss and Support Obligations - What Do I Do?
Wed, Apr 08, 2020
If you have lost your job as a result of the COVID-19 downturn, you may be eligible for a temporary abatement or a permanent modification of your child support or spousal support obligation. The key is to request such a modification before it comes ... Read More
Divorce Without Court
Mon, Feb 24, 2020
When your marriage is in trouble, the first thing to do is consult a marriage counselor or individual therapist. Engage in a few sessions to see if you can get strategies to resolve the issues between you. Many times, unhappy marriages are a symptom ... Read More
Social Security Benefits after Divorce
Thu, Aug 08, 2019
Divorcing couples may be surprised to learn that one can file for a spousal or survivor benefit on the record of an ex-spouse. To qualify, you must be single and have been married to your ex for more than 10 years prior to the divorce. Your ex-spous... Read More
Mental health issues in your divorce
Thu, Aug 09, 2018
Mental health problems including depression, addiction, obsessive-compulsive disorder, narcissism and anti-social disorders play at least some role in so many divorces. Read More
2018 Alimony Reform
Mon, Apr 30, 2018
Simply put, if you and your spouse have been contemplating a divorce for the past few years (or more!) and if you suspect that one of you will be entitled to alimony payments after the divorce, it may be time to visit a divorce lawyer. Read More
A Good Divorce - Is there such a thing?
Mon, Jan 08, 2018
2018! A brand new year to welcome! Full of new experiences! Chances are one of those experiences may be a divorce. Can divorce ever be a good thing? The answer is yes! and it largely depends on you- your attitude toward the process and toward your s... Read More