Family Law

Divorce is one of life’s most stressful events. However, when you have young children, that stress tends to multiply. You worry about your children’s health and well-being. The news that you’re legally required to attend divorce education classes may come as a surprise. We'll help to clarify...

What is Elder Law? And more important, who needs to think about it? This growing field becomes important to more and more people as our population ages. More people are facing issues like end-of-life care and estate planning. Meanwhile, more middle-aged people find themselves caring...

Grandparent Primary Caregivers on the Rise Approximately 2.7 million U.S. families consist of grandparents raising grandchildren. That number has doubled since the 1970s, reports Psychology Today. Many factors can prevent a parent from caring for their children for a time. These include military deployment, treatment for illness, addiction,...

Tracing your genealogy can be satisfying in many ways. It can fulfill emotional needs and make you feel closer to your family. It may provide important medical history information. The experience fosters a sense of community and history. Genealogy research can also provide a family...

Just hearing the words estate planning may elicit a range of emotions. Most people connect it immediately with death, and all of the fear, sorrow, and trepidation that the subject engenders. Well, if you’ve experienced loss you know that it’s not a time when you...

Divorce is hard on everyone. If you have children living in your home, their lives may change more than anyone’s. You will want to attend to their emotional needs and help them adjust. Explaining divorce to children is never easy. One aspect of divorce that can...

As social media becomes more and more prominent in our daily lives – nearly two-thirds of Americans now regularly utilize social-media sites, according to a Pew Research Center study – courts and laws have adapted to integrate its use as evidence in legal cases. Information from...

If you’re a parent considering a divorce or separation, you undoubtedly have a lot of things on your mind. Foremost of your worries, though, is how your kids will be affected by the divorce, and how your relationship with them will change. Laws regarding custody of...