When Do You Need a Family Attorney?

Hiring a family law attorney may seem like a big step, but there are times when it would be risky not to have one. Have you wondered when you might benefit from having a legal guide on your side? Here are six  life events when a family law attorney can help you make sure the […]

A Brief History of Child Custody Laws in the United States

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 […]

Reasons Why You Need a Family Law Attorney

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 […]

Holiday Visitation Issues and How To Handle Them

If you’re a parent who is currently going through a divorce, you will definitely understand the struggles of creating a schedule for sharing custody with your ex-spouse. There are many factors you must consider when making your visitation schedule, and one of the biggest is how you will handle holidays throughout the year. And with […]

5 Questions To Ask a Family Law Attorney

When you’re looking for a family law attorney, it’s important to know what questions to ask them before you retain their services. Since hiring an attorney and fighting for custody is no simple matter, it’s important for you to be informed and ensure a good professional match in order to ensure the best possible outcome. Here are […]

Staying Involved: Pursuing Grandparent Visitation

Modern families live in a variety of situations. In some instances, grandparents may be significantly involved in the care  and upbringing of their grandchildren. They may provide childcare when the grandchild’s parents are at work or even support a single parent or unmarried child. Sometimes, children and their parents end up living with grandparents in multi-generational households […]

Virtual Child Visitation for Parents During Coronavirus

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced just about everyone in the country to adjust to a new routine. For separated parents with shared custody, routine is relative, and very easily upended, even in the best of times. While stay-at-home recommendations are in effect, it’s sometimes hard to make judgement calls that will honor your court ordered […]

5 Tips for Finding the Right Family Law Attorney for You

Finding a family law attorney is easy, but finding the right one for you can be very difficult. You want someone who can competently handle every aspect of your case,   fight aggressively for your interests, and communicate clearly and compassionately with you. Although many people hope that any family law case will be “one and […]

What to Do When a Spouse Hides Assets in a Divorce

Next to custody, financial matters are often the most contentious elements of any divorce. Whether it is real property or coin collections, it is common in contested divorces for a spouse to attempt to hide assets from the eyes of the court. However, just because they try, it doesn’t mean they are always successful. There […]

The Importance of Grandparent Visitation in Arizona

Grandparents play a vital role in your child’s development. Divorce can affect this relationship. When the children have the opportunity to spend time with their grandparents, it can create bonds that last a lifetime. When this doesn’t happen, it can create divisions that never truly heal. Whenever possible, it is usually in the best interests […]