6 Summer Vacation tips for Divorced or Separated Parents

By |2016-05-12T15:24:27+00:00May 12th, 2016|Divorce|

From the Huffington Post Co-authored by Alan Plevy, Co-founding Principal at SmolenPlevy It’s an annual rite of Spring — children are eagerly anticipating the end of the school year and the start of their summer break. The same can’t be said for a number of divorced or separated parents. Summer vacation can deteriorate into a [...]

Crowdfunding your divorce

By |2016-05-09T15:21:30+00:00May 9th, 2016|Divorce|

Since its inception in 1997, crowdfunding has evolved from being a platform for just entrepreneurs to a platform for anybody that needs help to ask for it. There have been some really wacky campaigns that have actually gotten funded too! For instance, in 2012, a guy started a Kickstarter campaign to make “Combat Kitchenware” and [...]

What is Joint Custody vs. Sole Custody?

By |2016-04-18T16:02:57+00:00April 18th, 2016|Children & Family Law, Divorce|

Your attorney should explain the difference is between joint custody and sole custody—but here are the basics.  When the court does not believe the parents can cooperate well enough to work together for the child, the court will award sole custody to one parent over the other. In most cases however, joint custody is based on the [...]

Minding the Kids in Divorce: Minimizing the Mental Health Impact

By |2016-03-29T14:16:33+00:00April 2nd, 2016|Children & Family Law, Divorce|

New research finds silver lining in kids’ resilience, but experts emphasize vigilance. ORIGINAL ARTICLE By Michael O. SchroederJan. 19, 2016, at 2:44 p.m.  With up to half of marriages in the U.S. ending in divorce – and rates of divorce higher for subsequentmarriages – many children face challenges from their parents’ split that can follow [...]

Free Divorce Resources

By |2016-03-19T13:56:20+00:00March 19th, 2016|Divorce|

Want to know why most people hire an attorney when they want a divorce? (Insert good lawyer joke here). The popular answer is because they want somebody to fight for them and protect their interests. While a good attorney will do that for you, there is a bit more to it. Divorce is a complicated [...]

Ten Things You Should Know About Divorce

By |2016-03-14T21:53:24+00:00March 14th, 2016|Divorce|

Here are ten very real things to think about when considering a divorce. This article was written by Lina Guillen, Attorney. The whole article can be found here: http://bit.ly/1HKipTI These ten tips will help you ensure you have the right expectations to make your divorce as successful as possible. by Lina Guillen, Attorney When a marriage [...]

Go to Top