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  • What is Modification?

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    A party can file for a post-divorce or post-paternity modification if there has been a material change in circumstances. Ultimately, whether there has been a material change in circumstances that warrants a modification of a Judgment is at the discretion of the Probate and Family Court Judge. However, working with an experienced Family Law attorney can […]

  • Co-Parenting Back to School Tips

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    The long summer days are winding down and the start of the school year is here. Whether you are a newly divorced couple or have been divorced for years, making the proper adjustments to the new schedule can be stressful for both the parents and the children. Co-parenting during the new back to school routine […]

  • What is a Postnuptial Agreement?

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    Most people have heard of a prenuptial agreement, especially when it comes to the lives of the rich and famous. But what about postnuptial agreements? You don’t hear about them as often but there are times when one or both spouses desire that one be implemented. A postnuptial agreement is simply a written agreement executed after a couple gets […]

  • The Three A’s that Can Lead to Divorce

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    Lack of communication and financial stress are two major issues that can put a lot of strain on a marriage. If these important issues are not addressed, they can ultimately lead to unhappiness in the relationship and possibly divorce. There are also the “three A’s” that can occur in marriages that can become the breaking […]

  • Like Marriage, a Good Divorce is Better than a Bad One

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    All good marriages take effort and sacrifice from both parties. The same can be said for a “good” divorce. At the end of the day, that marriage started off with a special bond; a friendship that was unlike any other. So why not end it in a positive manner for both? This may seem unrealistic […]

  • Making your Marriage a Priority

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    Most of you are probably familiar with the childhood song that teases friends about a crush, falling in love, getting married, and having a baby. However, as many couples may already be aware or have experienced for themselves, it is not uncommon for the marriage relationship to get put on the back burner once that […]

  • Co-Parenting in the Summertime

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    If you are a parent you are likely familiar with that time of year where the kids get antsy for the school year to be over and anxious for their summer to begin. If you have recently gone through a divorce, or are currently attempting to put together a parenting plan, finding a happy medium […]

  • Work on your Marriage or get a Divorce?

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    The younger generation often gets accused of calling it quits when married life gets too difficult. It’s not uncommon for older generations to frown upon young couples getting divorced rather than “sticking it out” and making it work. While it may be true that some couples quit without trying, some situations truly warrant a divorce. […]

  • Common Issues that Trigger a Divorce

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    There are countless reasons why a couple may decide to divorce. While many couples are able to resolve issues and remain happily married, there are also issues that couples face that ultimately cannot be resolved and can lead to divorce. Here are some common issues that can trigger a divorce: Infidelity. Possibly the most difficult issue […]

  • Understanding Guardian Ad Litem

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    When parties to a divorce have children, it is not uncommon that one or both parents request that a Guardian Ad Litem be appointed.  A Guardian Ad Litem, often referred to as a “GAL,” is a neutral third party that is appointed by the court to investigate matters pertaining to the care and custody of […]