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4 Mistakes That Will Drive up the Cost of Your Divorce

Here are the 4 mistakes that lead to these costs and what you can do to avoid them.

LIMITED SCOPE REPRESENTATION IN FAMILY LAW CASES IN CALIFORNIA

Limited scope representation in family law cases in California.

Divorce After 50

Although the U.S. divorce rate has been steadily decreasing for decades, it has increased dramatically for people over age 50. In fact, according to a Bowling Green State University study, the divorce rate for senior couples doubled between 1990 and 2010, and couples over age 50 now account for a full quarter of all divorces in the United States.

CALIFORNIA SUMMARY DISSOLUTION

The basics of summary dissolution in California.

5 Critical Questions to Ask Your Potential Divorce Attorney

There is a crucial decision you need to make before you ever get to the negotiating table: Choosing your divorce lawyer.

Dividing Assets

Dividing Assets

Do Grandparents have Visitation Rights in NY?

Visitation rights for Grandparents is a common question raised in Family Courts today. The good news is that New York is quite flexible when it comes to grandparents’ visitation. Divorce and Family Law Attorney Fred Clarke, Esq. looks at how the Courts deal with this issue.

FIVE TIPS TO PREPARE FOR A CHILD CUSTODY HEARING

A child custody hearing represents one of the most significant of proceedings held in divorce cases. Because of the significant nature of a child custody hearing, a parent needs to be well prepared for the proceeding. There are five key tips to bear in mind when preparing for a custody hearing.

MYTHS ABOUT GENDER AND PENNSYLVANIA CHILD CUSTODY

Pennsylvania courts utilized a gender neutral standard known as the best interests of the child standard when making custody decisions in divorce and paternity cases. The standard focuses on ensuring that a particular custodial arrangement is designed to advance the best interests of the child.

Parenting After Divorce

Time-sharing in Florida.

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