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8 Questions to Ask Your Prospective Divorce Lawyer

When you tied the knot with your partner, you probably expected to spend a lifetime together. Unfortunately, your marriage ended up not being a bed of roses. It was full of heated conflicts, and now you’re going through a divorce. You are not alone. At present, it is estimated that between 40% to 50% of marriages in the U.S. end in divorce. Divorce can be quite distressing. If you’re going through one, a family law attorney can help you with your case and alleviate some of your stress. Are you considering hiring a divorce attorney to represent you? If you are, here are eight questions[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on September 24th, 2021

Are You Facing Paying Child Support? Ask a Child Support Attorney These Questions

In the United States, up to 40% to 50% of couples who are married will divorce. A lot of times those ending marriages involve children. Who should get custody? Do you want shared custody or full custody? Besides just custody, there is the subject of child support. You need a child support attorney to answer those questions and more.  Every state has set guidelines when it comes to child support rates. Those rates are based on a particular criterion that is related to the number of children in a household and the family income. In Arizona, child support payments are fully based on Arizona Child[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on September 17th, 2021

How to Have an Amicable Divorce with a Family Law Attorney

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Marriage is a milestone many look forward to and viewed in society as a normal step for couples in a long-term relationship. While marriage works for some couples, it doesn’t for many others. Unlike in days past when divorce was frowned upon or discouraged, it is perfectly fine in today’s society to get legally divorced. In fact, divorces are increasingly common in law today. In America, there is one divorce approximately every 36 seconds. That’s nearly 2,400 divorces per day, 16,800 divorces per week, and 876,000 divorces a year. That might make your head spin, but to family law attorneys, it’s simply all in a[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on February 1st, 2021

Helping Your Child Through a Divorce

Marriage, for many people, is one of the highlights of their life. From producing children to simply having a fruitful partnership, many people seek out marriage in order to combine themselves with their “better half” and reap all the benefits that come with it. Yet, not all unions are made to last and some couples do inevitably split up. Since marriage is also a legal process, many of these couples enlist the services of divorce lawyers in order to make this happen. Divorce is no longer an uncommon thing, with between 40% and 50% of married couples in the U.S. divorcing. Whether this is viewed[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on January 26th, 2021

Four Steps To Take After Your Ex Fails To Pay Child Support

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A split is always incredibly hard, though they certainly are not uncommon, even after you’ve married. With about 827,000 divorces occurring each year, you aren’t alone if it’s happening to you. But obviously, a divorce becomes significantly more challenging if the two of you have children together. During the divorce, you will need to deal with the issue of custody and working with child custody attorneys. But if the result is that one of you has sole custody or significantly more custody than the other parent, you will as the primary custodian of the children, likely be owed child support. Child support is another issue[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on January 19th, 2021