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
What to Expect in Family Therapy
When a family is going through separation or divorce, it can be emotionally devastating for everyone involved....Read More
Adjusting to a Single Parent’s Life
For a parent, beginning again on your own after divorce can be a difficult transition. It can be hard to handl...Read More
Do I Need a Lawyer?
Getting served or being told you are going to be involved in a legal case can be intimidating and stressful. W...Read More
Social Security and Divorce
Divorce is a complicated proposition no matter how old you are when it happens. This often long and emotionall...Read More
Dating after the divorce is over
After your divorce is final, you can begin the process of rebuilding your life. Part of moving forward is cons...Read More
What to do when you think your ex is hiding assets
In a Wisconsin divorce, the court is responsible for ensuring that the couple’s property and debt are di...Read More
Pet Ownership and Divorce in Wisconsin
When you have a pet, they are a member of the family. Often our cats, dogs, and other animal companions share ...Read More
Ending a Domestic Partnership in Wisconsin
In 2009, Wisconsin enacted law which gave same-sex couples limited rights as domestic partners. The Wisconsin ...Read More
Building a Post Divorce Parenting Plan
When you divorce and there are children involved, you and your ex will have formal arrangements regarding how ...Read More
Family and Your Divorce
Going through a divorce can be one of the most painful and costly experiences in a person's life. Once it...Read More
What to Expect During Collaborative Divorce
When you think about getting divorced, images of a dramatic courtroom showdown with your ex may come to mind. ...Read More
What to do about unexpected child-related expenses after the divorce is final
Paying for your children’s expenses after divorce can be hard, especially when unanticipated costs arise...Read More
Who pays for college?
When parents are going through a divorce, they are likely to have several immediate concerns such as where the...Read More
The difference between gifted, inherited, and pre-marital assets, and why it matters in Wisconsin
When a couple gets married both people usually come into the marriage already owning some property and having ...Read More
Do I have to go back to work just because I’m getting a divorce?
When a married couple is building their life often decisions are made which help the household function but ma...Read More
Dating While the Divorce is Pending
Some divorces can take a long time to finish, and during the process, you may feel that you are ready to move ...Read More
What to expect with divorce debt
Divorce can be one of the most expensive and stressful experiences that one can have in his or her life.&...Read More
I think my ex is turning my kids against me: What are my options?
After divorce, parents and children have to go through the difficult transition from sharing a home to being i...Read More
I don’t want a divorce. Do I have a choice?
It’s impossible to brace for the moment when your husband or wife tells you he or she wants a divorce.&n...Read More