January 26, 2020

There are 2 ways to resolve your New Jersey divorce:
 

1) Trial 


Or 


2) Settlement

Each of them have their pros and cons but in most situations, it’s better if you can settle your divorce rather than going through a trial.
 

Let me explain why.
 

A settlement is when you a...

January 19, 2020

I had a client with this situation. So, I thought I'd share the details to educate you on how this type of case typically works.

"My spouse and I have recently separated.  During the marriage, we split the bills 50/50.  But now that we are separated, she decided to mo...

January 8, 2020

Did you know that January is the most popular month for divorce?!?  

Does that surprise you?  It doesn’t surprise me.  

I’ve spoken with many people towards the end of the year and they want to file for divorce but want to get through “one last holiday.”  Particular...

January 3, 2020

There was an article in the news recently from a case in Texas.  A couple were married and sometime later separated. Many normal people would simply file for divorce, right?  Not this man named Paul Nixon. He decided that he would forge his wife’s signature on divorce...

October 25, 2019

I hear this question often:  the other parent is keeping me from my child, what can I do about it?

The short answer is … it depends!  It depends on whether there is a court order already in place for custody and parenting time.

IF THERE IS NO COURT ORDER IN PLACE ADDRESS...

September 24, 2019

As with everything in Family Court, what you don’t know can hurt you. 

This is especially true when it comes to providing the Court with the necessary documents to support your position.  While there are many instances where the Court will give some leeway to a person...

May 7, 2019

After 10 years of practicing Family Law, it’s hard to believe that things still surprise me but it’s true.  Let me tell you about a crazy case I had recently.

Mom and Dad broke up and shared 50/50 parenting time with the kids.  After the break-up, Mom moved to a differe...

April 22, 2019

If you’ve seen the news or been on social media within the last couple weeks, chances are you’ve seen all about the Bezos Divorce.  If you haven’t, I’ll give you a summary.

  • Jeff Bezos is the founder and creator of Amazon

  • He divorced his wife of 25 years

  • At...

April 15, 2019

I just read an article and here’s the summary of it:

There was a pair of identical twin brothers in Brazil.  One of the men had consensual sex with a woman who then became pregnant.   But since the brothers are identical, she didn’t know which twin was the father.  The...

April 7, 2019

I saw a Facebook post the other day that went something like this:

Dad was paying mom $500.00 per month in child support.  This was an amount they agreed on and was not calculated using the New Jersey Child Support Guidelines. The parties had actually never been to Cour...

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