New Holiday Traditions

New Holiday Traditions

December 20, 2016

The first holiday being separated or divorced can be the worst? Because old traditions or past routines are out of sync with the new you. One piece of advice given to us by a wise marriage counselor is to use this time to start new traditions. You have a clean slate to start something new…
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Post-Nup Agreements Continue to Rise in Popularity

July 28, 2016

Postnuptial agreements are becoming an increasingly important document within a marriage, and these contracts are more popular than ever before. In a recent survey conducted by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, or AAML, more than 51 percent of divorce attorneys noted an increase in postnups. RIGHT Lawyers, the premier divorce and custody attorneys in…
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Time Requirements for Divorce

June 17, 2016

So the honeymoon is over. Now you want a divorce as quick as possible. Every state has a requirement that you must be living in the state at the time you file your divorce petition. Some require you to live in the state for a year or more prior to filing while others allow you…
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Setting Aside Default Divorce

January 5, 2016

Divorce proceedings begin when the plaintiff files a complaint for divorce in the family law court where the defendant, resides.  If there are minor children, the spouse who files the complaint lists all of their names and addresses, usually requests custody, and child support amounts. Whether there are children or not, the complaint also includes a list…
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Darth Vader’s Divorce

December 24, 2015

During a break between episodes 3 and 4, Darth Vader and his wife contacted our law firm about mediating their impending divorce. The mediation was filmed. Normally, sharing this would be a break in client confidentiality. With Lord Vader’s and Padme’s consent we are able to release the “never before seen” footage of Darth Vader’s…
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