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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

What Should Drive Child Support Negotiations?

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Child support attorneys specialize in ensuring that your rights as a parent are protected, and more importantly that your child is financially supported after divorce. There are over 800,000 divorces each year, many of them involve children. The divorce process is difficult for all parties involved and a child support attorney’s goal is to ensure that the littlest people involved in the process are protected. It takes experience to ensure that child support, and child custody arrangements, are in everyone’s best interest. Child Custody Agreement is the First Step An experienced child custody attorney, parents have discovered, is the best option to ensure that everyone’s[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on January 5th, 2021

4 Ways a Family Attorney Can Help Your Legal Situation

Everyone can use a little help now and then. While the law may seem to us a convenient way to order our society and put down definite “yes” and “no” routes of living our lives, it is often simply a best defense against inevitable friction. Since things don’t often go as we plan, it can be helpful to have a family law attorney on hand to deal with the more intimate details of our personal lives. From marriage to child custody and estates, competent family attorneys have a wide range of legal specialties. Some choose to specialize in one or two areas, but all have[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on December 28th, 2020

Why Are Divorce Rates On the Rise During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Research shows that 40% to 50% of marriages in the U.S end in divorce. Divorce attorneys in California and elsewhere have reported a rise in divorce cases during the coronavirus pandemic. This trend is understandably worrying to many couples. Experts say that spending prolonged periods together with your spouse could make or break the marriage. Read on to find out why divorce rates are spiking amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Financial Pressure The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a lot of financial pressure and general uncertainty. Many people have lost their jobs while others suffer pay cuts. The effect this has on marriages is intense because[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on September 24th, 2020