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
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
Why do people get divorced?
In June, Kelly Clarkson fans were stunned to learn that the music, film, and television star had filed for div...Read More
Top 5 Reasons People Get Divorced
When shelter-in-place orders were issued across the US to prevent the spread of coronavirus, thousands of coup...Read More
Do Courts Still Favor Women in Divorce?
Some people believe that in a divorce, the wife is more likely to get more of a couple’s assets and supe...Read More
Why Legal Separation may sometimes be better than Divorce
When you are not sure what you want to do, taking a break from your marriage rather than filing for divorce ma...Read More
What is Marital Mediation, and How is it Different from Divorce Mediation?
When using mediation in a legal matter, it usually means two sides have a dispute, and a trained mediator will...Read More
The Courts Have Been Closed Because of COVID-19: Why That Might Be a Good Thing for Your Divorce.
On March 24, 2020, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers issued a stay-at-home order for the state to help slow t...Read More
Is It Time for a Flat Fee Divorce?
If you have ever hired an attorney before, you have probably heard about how different fees can be charged. Wh...Read More
Why Most Cases Settle (and how to stop letting fear and anger get in the way of a good divorce process)
Most people never expect to find themselves sitting across the table from a family lawyer going over their div...Read More
What to do When Your Teen Says They Want to Live with the Other Parent
As your kids move into adolescence, having to navigate the challenges of this developmental stage as a single ...Read More
Marsy’s Law Constitutional Amendment Passes
In early April, Wisconsin voters approved an amendment to its state constitution giving new rights to crime vi...Read More