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4 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Collaborative Divorce Attorney

Apr 06

Choosing a collaborative divorce attorney is one of the most significant decisions in your divorce process. Gathering information about your potential divorce attorney’s experience, how your case will be handled and the fees you may pay is key to knowing if that attorney

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How A Divorce In 2019 Could Cost You More Than Anytime Since The 1930s

Mar 28

The new federal tax law may have you paying more overall for spousal maintenance (also called spousal support or alimony) if your divorce is finalized in 2019 or later. Deductions in place since 1942 will be

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3 Serious Reasons Not To Represent Yourself In A Divorce

Feb 24

While preparing for your divorce, you may have thought to yourself:

  • divorces are expensive;
  • lawyers are unnecessary; or
  • I can figure it out online.

These are all common thoughts someone might have when considering

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5 Things To Look For To Find The Right Divorce Attorney

Jan 02

Choosing your divorce attorney is one of the first significant decisions in your divorce process, especially since this choice could affect your future relationship with your spouse and your children. Below are five things to take into account when choosing your divorce attorney.

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3 Instances Where Spousal Support (Spousal Maintenance) Can Be Modified

Dec 18

Spousal maintenance – also known as spousal support or alimony – is financial assistance awarded to one partner to help them achieve financial independence. Once it’s been established, how can it be changed? Spousal support or alimony is awarded based on

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