Preparing to Meet with a Divorce Lawyer: What to Bring to Your First Meeting

3 Ideas From 2022 That Turned Right Lawyers Into Better Lawyers 

January 24, 2023

Experimenting (or tinkering as one of our paralegal says) has always been a core philosophy at Right Lawyers.  We are open to trying, changing, or modifying anything at the firm to see if it makes things better for the clients, our staff, or the bottom line.  So much so, the same paralegal refers to me…
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Twas the Night Before a Gift Was Not a Gift

December 17, 2022

Twas the week before Christmas, when my neighbor went out, Purchased that Gucci handbag, his wife had been hinting about. As of late, they’d been having some big fights, He hoped a gift this nice would set things right. Later that day he began to feel remorse, He wondered, what would happen to the purse…
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Rocky Almost Knocked Out. Sylvester Stallone Calls Off Divorce.

December 16, 2022

Sylvester Stallone (the famous Rocky Balboa) and Jennifer Flavin filed for divorce after 25 years of marriage. Original reports indicate the star couple split because of a fight over a new Rottweiler, named Dwight. Stallone apparently adopted the dog against his wife’s wishes. Although Stallone later denied the rumors the divorce was spurred by the…
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Tom Brady & Gisele Divorce Nicely

November 5, 2022

Fans have buzzing about the alleged divorce between Tom Brady and his super model wife, Gisele Bündchen. Sources confirm their issues arose between the couple when Brady retired from the NFL, and then unretired. It’s believed Bündchen was upset when Brady chose his career over his family again, with a short-lived retirement that revealed his…
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Un-Common Law Marriage

October 8, 2022

What is a Common Law Marriage? Common law marriage is a relationship where a couple lives together for a long period of time and holds themselves out to friends, family and the community as “being married” without ever going through a wedding ceremony or obtaining a marriage license. Common law marriage is older than the…
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We Have Been Separated for 12 Years. Are We Still Married?

June 21, 2022

Brian and Susan Peters have been married for 16 years.   They have not physically lived together for 12 years.   Susan moved to Las Vegas 10 years ago.  They have not even lived in the same state for 10 years.  Are they still married? Yes, they are married,  You are married until a divorce decree is…
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A Las Vegas Guide to Bentley’s Law

May 10, 2022

According to MADD (Mother Against Drunk Drivers) one person dies every 52 minutes from drunk driving.  Each one  preventable and unnecessary.  Making matters worse is the number of parents  who are killed by a drunk driver.   Leaving behind hundreds of orphans to be cared for.   This needless death leaves the families to carry the financial…
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The Ghost in the Divorce

March 22, 2022

You may have heard there are similarities between divorce and the death of a loved one. Both experiences are full of strong emotions often accompanied with stages of grief.  Just like the loss of family member a person going through a divorce can experience stages of grief.   Even if you wanted the divorce. The typical…
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Kim & Kanye Granted Bifurcated Divorce

March 4, 2022

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West were granted a bifurcated divorce.  What this essentially means is Kim and Kaye were returned to single status even though issues like custody or dividing community assets has not been fully resolved. The most common reasons for this request is a spouse may be looking to remarry soon, or the…
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Spousal Support Roulette – The Taylor Story

November 13, 2021

The hardest scenario in negotiating a divorce is when one spouse is asking for spousal support (aka alimony).  So, when Chris Taylor asked how much spousal support he should pay his wife I took a deep breath. We can provide clients reasonable advice on child custody schedules and dividing assets and debts.  Giving clients child…
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