You may have met someone who claims that they successfully represented themselves in their divorce case and prepared all of the necessary documents without the assistance of an attorney. The part you seldom hear about is what happens to their lives later after their DIY divorce is final. If you are ...Read More
Helpful Tips from a Wisconsin Family Law Attorney
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Logically, you know that filing for divorce is going to alter your relationship with your spouse and your life. However, once the case begins, both may change in expected and unexpected ways. If you are considering filing for divorce, you will want to know: What do I need to know before initiating m...Read More
Recovering When Your Spouse Leaves You for Your Friend
You are never fully prepared for your spouse to tell you they have been having an affair. Even if you had your...Read More
Finding the Right Support System After Divorce
Divorce is mentally, physically, and emotionally exhausting. Just because your case has been finalized, doesn&...Read More
How to Raise the Kids You Love with the Ex You Can’t Stand
After you have gone through a bad divorce, you can find yourself having to share custody and placement with an...Read More
The Impact of Virtual Visitation After Divorce
With recent advances in technology, it has become easier for parents and kids to stay connected when apart. Fo...Read More
5 Parenting Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Child’s Self-Esteem
Even when you share a home, being on the same page with parenting decisions takes a lot of effort. After a div...Read More
Going it Alone: How to help your kids cope when their other parent is gone
When parents divorce and kids have to get used to sharing placement time, it can be a rough adjustment. Howeve...Read More
Setting Your Co-Parenting Goals and Limits
Becoming co-parents can be a strange transition, especially when there is tension remaining between you and yo...Read More
Getting Your Motivation Back at Work After Divorce
Going through the emotional and financial strain of divorce can seem to take all of your energy. When your cas...Read More
5 Ways to Make Placement Transitions for Children Easier After Divorce
Adjusting to life as a family after divorce is difficult for everyone, especially kids. While your children ar...Read More
Raising your children after divorce when you and your ex have different religions
Today, parents having different religions is more commonplace in our society. Families in this situation usual...Read More
Managing your child’s gender identity issues as divorced parents
Today, it has become more common to hear of children identifying as transgender. When families live together, ...Read More
Divorce when you have teenage children
When parents of adolescents split up, the children have to contend with the pain of divorce and the ordinary c...Read More
Signs your ex may be exposing your kids to the wrong people
Sharing time with your kids after a divorce can be a difficult adjustment even when you and your ex are on the...Read More
What to do when your spouse doesn't want to divorce, but you do
By the time you are ready to file for divorce, you have probably spent endless hours soul searching and months...Read More
My child won’t see me: What are my options?
When divorcing parents are fighting each other, they can unintentionally (or intentionally) put their kids in ...Read More
How to handle step-sibling conflict
Today, it’s not unusual for divorced parents to marry other parents and combine households. Although kid...Read More
What is the guardian ad litem supposed to be doing in my Wisconsin custody case?
Going through a divorce with children is stressful under any circumstances, but it can be especially hard when...Read More
Do my ex-in-laws have a right to visitation?
When you divorce with minor children, it's likely you and your ex will share placement and custody. This will ...Read More
Is it worth it to go to marriage counseling before filing for divorce?
When a couple believes their marriage may be ending, they may decide to try marriage counseling before initiat...Read More