Parenting a child with a significant mental health issue can be stressful and trying. Often, attending to their needs can mean seeing numerous specialists and even watching them endure multiple hospitalizations. There can also be challenges which come with making sure that they get the right accommo...Read More
Helpful Tips from a Wisconsin Family Law Attorney
No matter what questions you have about your divorce or about Wisconsin divorce laws, you can find the answers you need from First Look Family Law. Attorney Karyn Gimbel Youso has been a family law attorney and mediator in practice for over 25 years, and she’s here to help you make the best informed decisions regarding your family’s future.
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When a relationship is ending it can bring out hostility and anger on both sides. Sometimes a family law office can help with divorce mediation, but in other cases mediation won't be effective. While some negative behaviors and comments may occur, there can be situations where one partner&...Read More
Out with the Old and in with the New—How taking the time to release the past can pay off in the long run.
As we get closer to the end of 2020, it's a good time to look at personal goals and decide on plans for 2021. ...Read More
Can it Affect My Placement Order if I Let My Child Live with My Ex Longer?
In Wisconsin, there are various ways that parents may arrange to share their placement time. Although some pla...Read More
How Labeling Your Child’s Parent During and After Divorce can Backfire
When you go through a divorce you may think that when you call your ex “toxic” or a “narciss...Read More
Why Getting on With Your Divorce May be the Right Thing to Do
When your marriage is over but you can't leave, it can feel like living in purgatory. You can't go back to a t...Read More
How COVID-19 May Have Made Your Divorce Easier
The pandemic brought sudden and stressful changes to almost every aspect of our lives. For some couples, this ...Read More
My spouse had an affair: can I still trust them for purposes of my divorce?
When you are divorcing because of your spouse's affair, it can be difficult to get your bearings. The initial ...Read More
How can I tell if Collaborative Divorce or Divorce Mediation is Better for Me?
It used to be that when a couple decided to divorce in Wisconsin, they had the choice of either going through ...Read More
Is there an ideal time to introduce my new partner to my family and kids?
After you go through a divorce with kids, it will take time and patience for your family to heal and adjust. E...Read More
Retirement planning and your Wisconsin Divorce
When you have been in a long-term marriage, it can be unsettling to consider the financial realities of divorc...Read More
What you don’t need to tell your kids about the divorce
When parents are going through a divorce, kids have no choice but to be part of the experience. Often children...Read More
Being the one "left behind" always feels bad, but life must go on
Imagine one day thinking that everything is fine with your marriage. Maybe not perfect, but okay. Then, seemin...Read More
What does it really feel like to sit in that courtroom in a contested hearing?
When the divorce process begins, it can be difficult to know what to expect. If you are the person who filed, ...Read More
Don’t hide behind your attorney in your divorce
It’s your life, you have to make the decisions and live with them When someone hires an attorney, they c...Read More
Don’t "waste" money fighting in divorce
You have probably heard phrases like "you get what you pay for" and "you want more; you pay more." Although pa...Read More
Mediation With or Without an Attorney
If you are getting divorced in Wisconsin or have a child custody or placement dispute, there is a strong possi...Read More
The Healthiest Ways to Divorce When There are Children
When parents get caught up in fighting with one another during divorce, they often fail to recognize the toll ...Read More
Managing Divorce-Related Stress During the Pandemic
You can never completely prepare yourself for the tension that divorce can add to your life. Whatever you may ...Read More
My Ex was Laid Off and Can’t Pay Child Support—What Can We Do Now?
Since the coronavirus outbreak, there have been a record number of unemployment claims in the United States. W...Read More
Talking to Your Kids About the Divorce
Telling your kids that you and your spouse are getting divorced is not something you ever planned to do. This ...Read More