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Co Parenting After Divorce; Parenting After Divorce

5 Questions That Keep Kids First in Co-Parenting

Karen Becker | Posted 07.23.2015 | Divorce
Karen Becker

The kids come first. Every person going through a divorce says this, but when things get tough and emotions are at an all time high, how do you make sure the kids continue to be a priority rather than arguments with the ex becoming more important?

How Family Law Attorneys Tend to Think, Part VI

Mark Baer | Posted 06.19.2015 | Divorce
Mark Baer

A great many of my family law attorney colleagues believe that mediation only works under such narrow circumstances, that almost no cases are appropriately suitable for it. They believe that mediation is only effective in family law cases under the following circumstances.

When It's Time to Stop Being Nice to Your Ex

Kate Scharff | Posted 06.02.2015 | Divorce
Kate Scharff

When it comes to divorce, there's no such thing as an emotional free lunch. Whether you're the leaver or leavee, your life will be turned upside down. But while some of us lean into emotional pain, others defend against it by launching into action mode.

The Problem With Covenant Marriages and Fault-Based Divorce

Mark Baer | Posted 01.06.2015 | Divorce
Mark Baer

On October 30, 2014, I was contacted by a reporter, who asked if I could explain the Arkansas "covenant marriage" law to them. Among other things, if...

Should You Negotiate Or Litigate Your Divorce? Read This.

Caroline Choi | Posted 11.25.2013 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

Recently, a client reminisced about her excruciating decision to divorce her husband. The couple had been married for almost 20 years and the thought of separating after years of marriage terrified her.

4 Steps To Co-Parenting Success Post-Split

Rosalind Sedacca | Posted 06.20.2013 | Divorce
Rosalind Sedacca

While moving through divorce can seem like an insurmountable obstacle, for many parents it is just the beginning of a new and equally intimidating challenge -- co-parenting your children.