Family Law

How to Begin a Separation

Monday, February 25th, 2019

If you’re ready to begin separating from your spouse, you need to take careful steps in the beginning to ensure that the process goes smoothly. Even if you’re not planning on getting divorced any time soon, a legal separation does still affect your finances and a number of other factors. By carefully planning out your...  read more

Documents to Gather Before You File for Divorce

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

Filing for divorce is often a very emotional, messy business. If your spouse served you unexpectedly, you’re likely in shock and are feeling very confused. If you plan on initiating the divorce process, especially if you know it’s going to be a contested divorce, you want to go into the process as prepared as you...  read more

What If I File for Divorce but then we Reconcile?

Monday, December 31st, 2018

Filing for divorce is often a very emotional process. You and your spouse may have fought or have discovered that you fundamentally disagree on something that seems too large to ever come to terms over. Because of this, you may have decided that divorce is your only option. But after filing the paperwork and living...  read more

Should I File Joint Taxes if I’ve Separated from my Spouse?

Thursday, November 29th, 2018

While you and your spouse have decided that living together is no longer an option, you may decide to legally separate. Sometimes, this is the first step towards divorce. Other times, you may remain married for years, even for the rest of your lives. There are certainly some benefits to doing so, but there are...  read more

My Spouse Is Avoiding Being Served – What Can I Do?

Friday, August 31st, 2018

When you want a divorce, but your spouse does not or is intent on making the process as long and as difficult as possible just to spite you, they may do their best to dodge being served the divorce paperwork. They believe that if they’re never served, the divorce simply won’t happen. They may think...  read more



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