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
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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
Is my Prenup Enforceable?
Getting ready to walk down the aisle with the one you love usually involves making plans about sharing your ne...Read More
The Basics of Paternity Law in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin, paternity law refers to the different statutes that relate to establishing a man’s legal r...Read More
Changing Spousal Maintenance Amounts in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin, a court may order that one partner pay the other alimony, or spousal maintenance, for a specifie...Read More
The Wisconsin Family Law Guardian Ad Litem
In a Wisconsin divorce, when child placement and custody are contested, and parents cannot reach an agreement ...Read More
Relocating with my Child After a Wisconsin Divorce
Before your divorce, moving to a new town or state with your kids was a mere matter of working out the details...Read More
Domestic partnership in Wisconsin: does it still exist?
In 2015, the United States Supreme Court made history when it issued its landmark decision in Obergefell v. Ho...Read More
Under What Circumstances Will a Court Terminate Parental Rights?
When you think of terminating a parent’s rights, it may invoke images of severe child abuse and neglect....Read More
How are military benefits divided in divorce?
Wisconsin military divorces involve many of the same issues as non-military cases. The couple must divide thei...Read More
Sharing Custody and Placement in Different Countries under a Wisconsin Order
Sharing custody and placement can be complicated under any circumstances, but when parents live in different c...Read More
What is A Special Master/Referee with Impasse Authority and Why Does it Matter with Wisconsin Child Custody?
Under Wisconsin law, a court may appoint a third-party to make specific decisions when parents can’t agr...Read More
Ways to Work with Your Kids’ School to Provide Support During and after Divorce
When parents decide to divorce, one issue that can come up is how to approach the children’s schoo...Read More
Divorce When Your Ex has Bipolar Disorder
When you are married to someone with bipolar disorder, it can sometimes feel as if every day hinges on how wel...Read More
Parenting and co-parenting: Remembering your child is different from you
Parenting is one of those areas that the minute you think you have it figured out, something will remind you t...Read More
What is EMDR Therapy, and can it Help me Get Over my Divorce?
When you think of psychological trauma, thoughts of war veterans or crime victims experiencing post-traumatic ...Read More
Divorce During Middle Age
The exact point when someone is considered middle-aged varies according to whom you ask. Some sources sa...Read More
Taking and Rejecting Advice During Divorce
When you have to manage your household, work, take care of your kids, and deal with the stress and heartbreak ...Read More
Online Dating During and After Divorce
When you know in your heart that your marriage is over, you may feel like you are divorced long before you fil...Read More
My ex is making false statements. What can I do?
When a couple is going through a hostile divorce or custody battle, it's not uncommon for one or both to engag...Read More
Is 50/50 Placement Good for Kids? All the possible ways to have “substantially equal” placement
When parents are close with their kids and going through a divorce, they may believe that sharing time with th...Read More