1. Approaching Your Partner About A Paternity Test

    “Distinctive facial features of a parent are poor people’s paternity test.” Mokokoma Mokhonoana For ages there have been situations wherewith men have had doubts about the paternity of a “their”child. Circumstances such as these have fueled family strife, and until recently, science was un…Read More

  2. Benefits of Consistent Parenting After a Divorce

    “If you choose to have a child with someone, you automatically choose to be a parent with that person. You don’t get the right to change your mind just because it didn’t turn out the way you expected it to. You still have to be a parent with the other person. Do what’s best for your child……Read More

  3. Helping Your Child Understand Custody and Parenting Times

    “Once you've been launched into parenthood, you'll need all your best skills, self-control, good judgment and patience. But at the same time there is nothing like the thrill and exhilaration that come from watching that bright, cheerful, inquisitive, creative, eccentric and even goofy child you ha…Read More

  4. Helping Your Child Understand the Divorce

    “Divorce is probably as painful as death.” Lucille Ball Darryl was 10 years old when his parents split. When his folks told him to sit down on the sofa, he and his sister assumed they were about to tell them of their newly decided holiday plans. In previous years they had been to grandmother’s…Read More

  5. Pros and Cons of Mediation

    While most individuals only think of in-court-litigation when they consider a lawyer, mediation, an intervention in a dispute in order to resolve it, is a popular form of alternative dispute resolution. In many situations it provides both parties with a good opportunity to resolve their differences …Read More

  6. Reasons for Modifications to Spousal Maintenance Awards

    When a couple divorces, it is not uncommon for one party to provide spousal support to the other. This generally occurs when one spouse was taken out of the workforce or otherwise does not have the financial means to provide for him or herself after the divorce. However, it may be possible to modify…Read More

  7. Showing Which Parent Can Give the Child a Better Life

    Dealing with divorce is difficult for everyone involved, and the same holds true for any children in the marriage. Parents themselves fear that they might lose custody of their little ones. However, working with a family attorney can help you to understand why you have a great chance of success and …Read More

  8. What to Do If You Can’t Afford Your Child Support

    Being unable to make your scheduled child support payments can be devastating. While some people purposely avoid paying child support, there are legitimate reasons that a responsible party cannot make their required payments. Unfortunately, this situation is not uncommon. If you have underlying reas…Read More

  9. What To Do When Divorce Mediation Doesn’t Work

    Trying to get a divorce agreement that both people agree to can be a frustrating and time-consuming process. A couple going through a divorce may be hurt, angry, and depressed, and each couple may feel they deserve a larger share of their assets. With so many emotions at stake, many couples seek out…Read More