Thoughts

2013

Talking With Your Child’s Other Parent

Jun 15, 2013

When two people divorce, their relationship as spouses ends. But because the parent-child relationship continues, they need to develop ways to handle new parenting responsibilities. Ideally, they can work as a parenting team while keeping their personal lives separate. This … Read More

Visitation Do’s and Don’ts

Apr 30, 2013

For both parents and children, visitation is critical to maintaining a sense of connectedness both during and after a divorce. But in the early stages of family restructuring and co-parenting, it is frequently a source of conflict. If former spouses … Read More

Estate Planning Considerations in the Context of Divorce

Apr 13, 2013

Estate Planning in Contemplation of Divorce When spouses separate, in anticipation of divorce, a number of estate planning issues arise. Many spouses wish to disinherit the other spouse upon separation, to be sure that their assets pass for the benefit … Read More

Putting Your Life Together: 15 Things To Do After Divorce

Feb 05, 2013

The depth of emotional suffering of the newly separated or divorced is not generally realized. While society allows the bereaved years to adjust, the divorced are frequently expected to “pull themselves together” in a matter of weeks, unaided. Divorce results … Read More

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