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
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
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
Why Everyone Could Benefit From Having a Therapist During and After Their Divorce
Going through a divorce can throw you into an emotional tailspin that can be hard to come out of on your own. ...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