How To Get Emergency Custody

Divorce and family law can often be a waiting game, but sometimes you have good reason to need to move faster. If you or your child is potentially in danger, you may need to push for an emergency custody order. Here is everything you need to know about emergency custody and how to get it […]

Do I Qualify for Spousal Support in Arizona?

Striking out on your own, especially after a long marriage, can be intimidating. In some cases, it may even be nearly impossible to go straight to complete financial independence. Spousal support, or maintenance, as it is often called, is designed to provide low-earning spouses the financial support they need to become financially independent following a […]

What You Need To Know About Fathers Rights in Arizona

If you’re a dad who is currently in a custody battle for your child, or you expect to be in one soon, it’s important to understand how father’s rights work in Arizona. Understanding Arizona family law concerning fathers will help you to do what needs to be done to establish your rights and ensure you […]

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, […]