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
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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
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
Why “fair” isn’t really the word judges use in making decisions, so you shouldn’t either
Divorce can feel like one of the most unfair situations possible. This can be especially true when you feel yo...Read More
Difference between marital, pre-marital, gifted and inherited assets, and why it matters
Getting engaged is an exciting time when couples make plans for the future. For some, these plans may include ...Read More
Why you should always consult with a lawyer if you plan to use a pre-nuptial agreement
When two people decide to get married, one or both may be entering the relationship with considerable wealth, ...Read More
Financial strategies for tightening the belt after divorce, in ways that don’t feel "bad"
Anyone who has been through it can tell you that divorce can be financially devastating. Having to adjust from...Read More
Why "putting your children first" doesn’t mean what you mean what you think it does (i.e., get your own life after divorce)
When you are a parent going through a divorce, you have to endure the pain of ending your marriage, while doin...Read More
Cohabitation and Divorce
Once a divorce is final, it would seem that both people could go their separate ways. However, for some former...Read More
Using Third-Party Communication Devices in a High-Conflict Custody Case
Ending a marriage when you have minor children, means forming a new relationship with your ex as co-parents. H...Read More
What to do when in-laws are interfering with your relationship with your kids
Sometimes in-law relationships can be tricky, especially when you have children. In some situations, an ex&rsq...Read More
Divorce Support Groups: What to expect
Divorce can be one of the most painful and stressful experiences a person can have. Ending a marriage means lo...Read More
Vacationing/holidays as a family after divorce
Taking vacations with your children and being together on special days can be the foundation of priceless memo...Read More