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What factors can heavily influence child custody decisions?

All child custody cases must focus solely on the best interest of the child. There are many factors that go into determining what meets this standard. In many cases, the Read More

What you need to know about mediation and how it can help in your family law case

Communication is a critical component of any relationship. A marriage can deteriorate to the point of no return if a couple is no longer able to discuss their concerns. An Read More

How are lump sum alimony payments beneficial?

Your spouse makes a good living, and you haven’t worked in years. When they filed for divorce, one of the first things you thought about was your right to alimony Read More

Will your serious medical condition impact your divorce?

It is common for wedding vows to include a promise to stay together in sickness and in health. Unfortunately, not everyone is capable of fulfilling that specific promise. They may Read More

Digital asset access is key to estate administration

In 2016, Washington State legislators introduced the Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act to ease access to a deceased person’s digital assets. What sort of digital assets might you Read More

Putting off your divorce until 2021? Here’s a list of things you should be doing

There’s only about a month to go before the new year is here, so you’ve decided to put off your divorce until after the holidays. That’s reasonable enough — but it Read More

How do you cope when your co-parent is unreasonable?

When you have kids, you can divorce your spouse but you can’t entirely be done with them until your children are grown. Co-parenting with your ex isn’t likely to be Read More

Settle your divorce or head to trial: Which should you choose?

It’s a dilemma for some people to decide if they want to settle their divorces outside of court or just head to litigation. If you feel that your spouse is Read More

What should you include in your will’s first draft?

When you’re getting ready to write a will, there might be many things that you want to include. Since this is your first draft, now is the time to get Read More

A pilot’s schedule is tough, especially with custody concerns

Airline pilots have amazing jobs that can take them all over the country, and in some cases, around the world. For many, this is the kind of career they have Read More

Does mediation have strict rules? How does a mediator keep control?

Mediation is an excellent form of alternative dispute resolution that can help you and your spouse resolve any divorce conflicts that you have. There are rules to these sessions, however, Read More

The relationship between income, divorce and gender

Divorce can have a massive impact on your income. Exactly what that impact looks like, though, largely depends on what your gender is and if you worked before you got Read More

Can mediation help work out the perfect parenting plan?

You and your soon-to-be-ex-spouse have disagreements about how you’d like to raise your children, which is completely normal. Getting a divorce makes it more complicated to make your wishes known Read More

Do you automatically receive part of a military spouse’s pension?

Divorce in general seems to be the subject of a lot of misinformation and myths, but military divorce is particularly plagued by inaccurate information and beliefs. While it is true Read More

Does divorce take 2 people?

A marriage, by its very definition, requires two people to agree on what they want for the future. Though many people do not think about marriage from a legal perspective, Read More

Child support conundrums: What happens when you both earn a lot?

You love your children and want them to have the best after your divorce. You’ve always been there for them, and with your high-paying job, you’ve been able to give Read More

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