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5 Things Your Divorce Attorney Won't Say To Your Face

Jason Levoy | Posted 08.18.2015 | Divorce
Jason Levoy

Going through a divorce is a stressful time. It's stressful for both you as the person getting divorced and for the attorney who is representing you.

Why YOU, Not a Judge, Should Resolve Child-Related Disputes

Rosalind Sedacca | Posted 07.17.2015 | Divorce
Rosalind Sedacca

Family-focused divorce attorney Larry Sarezky is passionate about keeping parents out of court when handling disputes over child custody. Based on decades of experience Larry knows that long-term outcomes work out better when the decisions are made by the parents themselves rather than left to the legal system.

Who You Need On Your Divorce Team

Honoree Corder | Posted 05.19.2015 | Divorce
Honoree Corder

Finding the right therapist can help you to heal wounds, old and new, while providing you with strategies and tools that will help you interact with your ex in the most appropriate and healthy ways possible.

10 Ways To Get the Hell Out of My Office As Fast As You Can

Krista Barth | Posted 06.06.2015 | Divorce
Krista Barth

So if you can't stay the hell out of my office, here are a few ways to get out as quickly, economically, and as painlessly as possible for the sake of your wallet and your sanity.

Divorcing Parents: 4 Ways You Can Be Super Heroes To Your Children

Michael Aurit, JD, MDR | Posted 06.09.2015 | Divorce
Michael Aurit, JD, MDR

The most heroic gift you can give your children is taking every opportunity possible to speak positively about your co-parent. Divorce in itself will not likely damage your children. However, how you choose to get divorced and behave after your divorce will make the difference.

4 Things That Women Need for Divorce Recovery

Natalie Gregg | Posted 01.08.2015 | Divorce
Natalie Gregg

Women are frequently the ones that ensure that their spouse's needs are met, the kids are fed, and their nests are in order. Amidst the cooking, cleaning, worrying, and loving, the can lose themselves. And when the divorce is final, they face an identity crisis.

3 Things Your Divorce Lawyer Isn't Telling You

Honoree Corder | Posted 01.07.2015 | Divorce
Honoree Corder

Specifically, there are three things your divorce lawyer probably isn't telling you, and by doing them, both of you -- heck, all parties involved, will have a more positive and effortless divorce experience.

3 Things You Need To Hear But Your Lawyer Isn't Telling You

Keri Kettle | Posted 01.05.2015 | Divorce
Keri Kettle

To help you avoid getting stuck in a never-ending divorce, you should know the top three things that lawyers wish they could tell you, but probably won't.

C'est la Vie, Y'all: How the French Get Divorced

Natalie Gregg | Posted 11.25.2014 | Divorce
Natalie Gregg

In a nutshell, there is no smut, drama or Matlock maneuvering in French divorce court. Likewise, instead of surprise hearings and sensational trials, French divorce is fairly vanilla compared to its US counterpart.

The #1 Divorce Mistake Men Make

Joseph E. Cordell | Posted 08.19.2014 | Divorce
Joseph E. Cordell

One of the most damaging errors a man can make during his divorce is to voluntarily move out of the marital home. This issue is so prevalent it takes ...

'Collaborative Divorce' Is Collaborative in Name Only

Mark Baer | Posted 07.12.2014 | Divorce
Mark Baer

It seems to me that as currently practiced, "Collaborative Divorce" is collaborative in name only and at best should be called "Cooperative Divorce."

Sleeping With the Enemy: Saving Your Family After an Affair

Natalie Gregg | Posted 06.08.2014 | Divorce
Natalie Gregg

Please understand, I am not selling divorce. You are not abandoning your marriage: That was your spouse's choice. You are not to blame for the death of your marriage. But if you delay, you could spend the rest of your life blaming yourself for the disaster of your divorce.

Must Parties Confirm That They Are Open to Settlement For Mediation to Be Effective?

Mark Baer | Posted 06.02.2014 | Divorce
Mark Baer

I want to once again deconstruct aspects of Franklin Garfield's article titled "Should Divorcing Couples Who Mediate Be Talking Through Counsel?" because I find it an effective way of raising certain aspects of mediation, bringing about a discussion on those issues and educating people.

Should You Fire Your Divorce Attorney?

Nancy Kay | Posted 04.22.2014 | Divorce
Nancy Kay

Although every person's personal and legal predicaments are unique, there are several essential points to carefully consider before making the decision to fire your divorce attorney or not.

What's Truth Got to Do With It?

Mark Baer | Posted 03.01.2014 | Divorce
Mark Baer

I happen to believe that lawyers should provide their clients with legal information. If the lawyers don't have that knowledge, why are their clients retaining them?

5 Tips to Celebrating Your First Holidays After a Divorce

John F. Martoccio | Posted 02.26.2014 | Divorce
John F. Martoccio

Celebrating the holidays alone can be a great joy, but it requires good planning, a positive attitude and most importantly, realistic expectations. Here is our short list of tips to help you have a joyful holiday season solo.

8 Reasons To Think Twice Before Hiring An Aggressive Attorney

David Centeno | Posted 01.26.2014 | Divorce
David Centeno

Finding a divorce lawyer can be a daunting task. For many, divorce is their first experience with the legal system, aside from a traffic ticket or two. It can be tempting to look for a lawyer who markets himself as aggressive. Here are some reasons to think twice.

This Business Card Is Not What It Seems...

Posted 11.19.2013 | Divorce

It's hard to make a splash when you're one of many divorce lawyers in your community. So when it was time for Toronto lawyer James A.W. Mahon to p...

Divorce Confidential: Do I Need A Divorce Attorney?

Caroline Choi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

It is important to consider all issues before you make a decision on whether to hire an attorney or not. While legal representation is important, it is not always necessary.

10 Steps To Discovering Your Spouse's Hidden Assets

Bonnie Sockel-Stone | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Bonnie Sockel-Stone

What should you do if you think your spouse failed to disclose assets during your divorce proceedings? What if you don't have the funds to hire a forensic accountant or some other investigative professional?

The Busiest Day Of The Year For Divorce Lawyers Is...

Posted 10.03.2013 | Divorce

What day of the year is the busiest for divorce lawyers? Laura Wasser, divorce lawyer to the stars, stopped by HuffPost Live on Thursday to dish on...

6 Ways To Avoid Hiring The Wrong Divorce Lawyer

Carla Schiff Donnelly | Posted 11.30.2013 | Divorce
Carla Schiff Donnelly

The selection of a divorce attorney is crucial not only to the ultimate outcome of your case, but also to how your case progresses from start to finish in terms of stress for you and your children, cost, and length of time.

Five Things Women Shouldn't Do After Divorce

Agi Smith | Posted 11.30.2013 | Divorce
Agi Smith

For every poor decision they make in the early days of the break-up they will pay a price that will only enlarge exponentially if they don't knock it off! Here are five behaviors that women need to stop doing after divorce or a bad breakup.

5 Reasons To Consider Hiring A Divorce Attorney

David Centeno | Posted 11.17.2013 | Divorce
David Centeno

While a do-it-yourself divorce may be acceptable in some situations, but most people should consider hiring an attorney to represent his or her interests. Here are five reasons that a person should consider hiring an attorney during a divorce proceeding.

LOOK: Divorce Deal Is Too Good To Pass Up

Posted 08.26.2013 | Divorce

Looking to get divorced on the cheap? Have we got a deal for you. Last week, we stumbled upon the ad Georgia attorney Sean Simmons put up to adv...