What Effects Does Divorce Have on my Estate Plan?

What Effects Does Divorce Have on my Estate Plan?

Depending on how your estate documents are drafted, your ex-spouse or soon-to-be ex-spouse may have more powers than you think via your durable power of attorney, healthcare agent, executor, trustee, or beneficiary designations.

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4 Reasons you may not want to Sign a Prenup

4 Reasons you may not want to Sign a Prenup

A prenup is worth considering for several reasons. After all, it helps manage expectations of what happens during and after a divorce. Without one, state divorce laws will help determine what happens to assets in the event of a spousal split. That may be the case for...read more
Maintaining Healthy Relationships

Maintaining Healthy Relationships

As a family law attorney, I am often asked, “How can I avoid a nasty divorce or custody dispute?” The answer I usually give? You do you – but don’t forget how important it is maintaining healthy relationships with the others, parents, or soon to be ex. Don’t just look...read more
Domestic Violence: I made it Out, Now What?

Domestic Violence: I made it Out, Now What?

In hindsight, survivors of domestic violence might express that the hardest part of deciding to leave a violent intimate relationship was not the act of making the decision itself – it was figuring out what the next steps would be if they were successful in leaving.

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