Long Distance Parenting in Arizona

Making up a parenting plan and dividing rights between co-parents is relatively easy when both parents live close by, but what about when they don’t? If you or your co-parent has to live far away for work, how does that change things? Here is everything you need to know about long distance parenting in Arizona. […]

4 Tips for Coping With Divorce

Divorce can be an unwelcome change or it can be a much-needed one, but either way, it’s a turning point in one’s life. Whether you wanted this divorce or not, getting through the next few months will be a little tricky. Here are four tips for how to cope with divorce so you can start […]

Setting Up a Holiday Visitation Schedule

A parenting agreement is important because it spells out everything in detail, avoiding future fights between co-parents about things like education, extracurricular activities, and of course, holidays. Holiday visitation should be figured out and written down in your parenting agreement at the time of your divorce, saving you from fighting and potentially even litigation in […]

Am I Entitled To Arizona Spousal Support?

One of the most intimidating parts of divorce can be relinquishing the higher income you enjoyed during your marriage. In fact, the inability to support oneself without the marital income is one reason why people sometimes stay in marriages longer than they want to or should do. If this sounds like you, be assured that Arizona […]

4 Reasons You Need a Divorce Attorney

Hiring a divorce attorney is a serious step. It can make the situation you’re in seem much more real, and may seem intimidating. Divorce can also have a lasting impact on your life, however, so having a lawyer can be important in more ways than one. Here are four reasons why you might need a […]

4 Benefits of Divorce Mediation

As you go through the process of divorce, one term you will hear is mediation. Divorce mediation allows a couple to try to come to a resolution on their own, through the help of a neutral mediator. Mediation may be done via a private mediator, or as part of the Arizona court process. Either way, […]

How To Get Child Visitation Rights in Arizona

It can be heartbreaking to be separated from a child you are close to. Fortunately, in Arizona the courts will often award visitation rights, regardless of whether you are one of the child’s parents. Here is everything you need to know about getting visitation rights in Arizona. Getting Visitation Rights as a Parent In Arizona, […]

How Do Parental Rights Work in Arizona?

Any breakup or divorce where a child is involved can be stressful, especially if you’re not on good terms with your ex and you’re not sure what parental rights you’ll have or what you’ll have to fight for. Understanding how Arizona determines parental rights and getting help navigating the process can help relieve the stress of […]

How To Make Divorce With Kids Easier in Arizona

Getting a divorce is enough of an upheaval to your life, but getting a divorce with kids can be especially challenging. When kids are in the picture, you have more legal hurdles to overcome, plus you have the concerns of how the entire process is affecting them. A difficult divorce doesn’t just impact you; it […]

When Can You Get Primary Custody in Arizona?

For many parents, the first priority during a divorce is protecting your child. This is especially true if it’s an ugly divorce, or if you’re worried about your child’s well-being. You may think that primary custody is the best thing for your child, but will the courts agree? Here is everything you need to know […]