A Compassionate Branch of Law: Family Law
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A Compassionate Branch of Law: Family Law

Family attorneys fight hard for their clients, and they often have to help those clients navigate difficult situations. Perhaps you are divorcing your spouse, and you need help securing your financial future through alimony. Or maybe you are trying to adopt a child who has been the victim of abuse, and you need a lawyer to guide you through the legal process of gaining guardianship. A good family lawyer does not just help their clients navigate the law; they help their clients move forward into better life situations. We appreciate the work these attorneys do, and we have dedicated this blog to spread the word about their profession.

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A Compassionate Branch of Law: Family Law

  • How an Attorney Can Help Your Intellectually Disabled Adult Child

    8 January 2021

    If you have an adult child who has an intellectual disability, then you probably aren't new to providing them with care. Now that they are an adult, however, you might not really have the legal right to help them with things. If you think your adult child needs help because of their intellectual disability, then you may need to work with an adult guardianship attorney who can help you secure guardianship status over your child.

  • Do You Need An Expert Witness For Your Divorce?

    25 November 2020

    When you are going through a divorce, you might wonder what resources you have. After all, you have a lot on your plate if you are trying to separate your assets and determine the custody schedule for your children. All of this means that you might rely on expert witnesses in the courtroom. Expert witnesses are actually great resources for your divorce, whether you are trying to divide assets or divvy up child custody.

  • 4 Benefits Of Using Online Divorce Mediation

    13 November 2020

    Are you considering a divorce during the current pandemic, but the thought of having to go through all of the divorce proceedings with your spouse and their lawyers has made you a bit nervous? If so, don't let that hold you back. It is possible to get a divorce and go through mediation online. Here are some benefits to handling your divorce in this way. Online Mediation Meetings Are Convenient

  • Tips For Figuring Out A Custody Schedule

    16 October 2020

    Are you in the process of divorce mediation where you are trying to figure out a custody schedule? It's great that both parents want to be involved in their child's life, but it can be hard to figure out a practical schedule. Here are some tips for parents that are having trouble working out a schedule for when they are splitting custody 50/50. Alternating Weekly Schedule The easiest way to divide parenting time is with an alternative weekly schedule.

  • Tips For Feeling In Control During Divorce Mediation

    22 September 2020

    Are you getting ready to go through divorce mediation but a bit nervous that you are going to lose control over the situation? Here are some tips to help you regain control. Prepare As If You're Going To Trial  A common mistake that people make when starting divorce mediation is to not be prepared for a worst-case scenario. You want to make sure that you work closely with your divorce lawyer to ensure that all the research has been done, all financial documents are uncovered, all appraisals are complete, and you have a good strategy as to how you want to approach mediation.