Child Custody Arrangements: The Different Types You Need to Know


When two parents decide to divorce, one of the most challenging things to figure out is what will happen to their children. Child custody arrangements can be very complex, and there are a few different types that you need to be aware of. This blog post will discuss the four most common types of child […]

Will the Mother Always Win Sole Custody?


It’s a common misconception that mothers always win in custody battles. However, there is no guarantee that a particular parent will be awarded custody of their child. The outcome of a custody case can depend on many factors, including: • The laws of the state where the lawsuit is filed. • The strength of each […]

Termination of Parental Rights

When getting a divorce a major concern is that of the welfare of minor children.  Their needs, health, happiness, benefit and well-being must be considered and put above other considerations.  After all, children cannot address these issues for themselves and we as parents and adults need to ensure children’s needs are met and their welfare […]

I Got Served with Divorce Papers, What Now?

If you have been served with divorce papers, then you need to handle things seriously and make the right, smart decisions that will be in your best interest. Even if you’re expecting a divorce, remember that the way that you respond can completely impact the outcome of your case. We know, dealing with divorce papers […]

Custody 101

Legal custody is not an everyday topic, nor thought of for that matter until it affects your life either directly or indirectly. However, once you dive into the subject, you will find many different terms to describe your rights. These rights can be different from case to case. Below we will go over the basics […]

The Dos and Don’ts of a Child Custody Battle: Part 2

A complicated and overwhelming part of divorce is determining child custody, and you do not want an aggressive child custody battle on your hands.  Winning these complex battles can be challenging. However, knowing what to do and what not to do can make all the difference. Doing certain things can hurt your case and ruin […]

The Dos and Don’ts of a Child Custody Battle: Part 1

A child custody battle is one of the more emotional and challenging parts of a divorce, so it is important to do your research before proceeding. Custody and all that comes with it is incredibly complex, and its dispute can lead to major conflict and acrimonious feelings. Unfortunately, wanting to win the fight isn’t enough. […]

Which Parent Gets Custody of the Children?

Navigating a divorce can be overwhelming and stressful for everyone involved, especially when children are in the equation. Custody and visitation issues are extremely sensitive and complicated, and determining who gets custody of your children is a serious matter that the courts do not take lightly. So, which parent will get custody of your children? […]

Adopted Children and Divorce

Divorce is a challenging process for everyone involved, especially children. It can be even more difficult for adopted children because the separation of a family unit can amplify the difficulties faced by an adopted child. It is not uncommon for an adopted child to feel as though they do not “belong” in the family, regardless […]

Five Reasons to Implement Co-Parenting

While over 40% of marriages in the United States result in divorce, couples entering a marriage do not plan on their relationship ending. Of these divorces, close to half involve children. More and more of these parents are embracing single parenthood and the changes it brings. Even though a marriage ends, some sort of relationship […]