How to Get Full Custody of Your Child

Posted on 27th February 2021 by in Divorce and Custody

One of the most stressful parts of any divorce or child custody legal battle is the uncertainty of the future. Having someone else involved in all of your parenting decisions can cause a lot of anxiety about your child’s well-being, especially if you have valid reasons for wanting to minimize your ex’s influence. It may […]

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How To Establish Fathers’ Rights in Arizona

Posted on 22nd February 2021 by in Divorce and Custody

Going through a divorce or a custody battle is tough, but it can be scary for fathers who are afraid of losing their parenting rights. Thankfully, Arizona prefers to keep kids with both their parents as much as possible unless there is a legitimate reason why doing so would not be in the best interest […]

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When and How to Pursue Grandparent Visitation

Posted on 19th February 2021 by in Divorce and Custody

Being kept away from your grandchildren can be upsetting, especially if it occurs after a traumatic event, such as your child going missing or passing away. You may be wondering if your situation could qualify you for grandparent visitation. In certain situations, the courts will step in and order that grandparents be allowed to see […]

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Divorce in Arizona: The Process

Posted on 11th February 2021 by in Divorce and Custody

Getting a divorce may seem like a big, intimidating event, but it’s a fairly easy process that’s broken down into a series of individual steps. It’s typically the emotional side that’s uneasy, not the legal part. Here are the basic steps of filing for divorce in Arizona. The Petition Whoever is filing for the divorce in […]

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A Brief History of Alimony in the United States

Posted on 28th January 2021 by in Divorce and Custody

The subject of alimony, or spousal support, can be a divisive one. Some see these legal obligations requiring one former spouse to pay the other as dated, while others believe the term should be shortened. So far, it looks like they’re here to stay. Ancient Babylon, Ecclesiastical Courts, and Fault-Based Divorces The history of alimony […]

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A Brief History of Child Custody Laws in the United States

Posted on 23rd January 2021 by in Family Law

In the early 20th century, divorce wasn’t as common, as it was considered taboo. As women gained more rights and freedoms, the divorce rate began to skyrocket. And over time, divorce laws, especially those surrounding child custody and child visitation rights, began evolving. Here, we’ll take a look at the history of child custody law in […]

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Who Gets the Dog? The Rise of Pet Custody Battles

Posted on 20th January 2021 by in Divorce and Custody

Divorce is always messy, especially when pets are involved. In many modern marriages, couples are having fewer children. Studies have discovered that instead millennials are choosing furry companions over children. When divorce occurs for these couples, they must consider pet custody along with all the other decisions involved with splitting up. Fur Baby Boom Millennials […]

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Reasons Why You Need a Family Law Attorney

Posted on 15th January 2021 by in Family Law

What do you think of when you hear the term “family law attorney”? Chances are you think about marital discord leading to divorce. While family law attorneys can help with that, they can do so much more to help you and your family. Reasons You Need a Family Law Attorney Family law encompasses legal responsibilities […]

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