Get Support From Your Family Attorney

In many ways, going through a divorce is about starting a new chapter in your life. It is a time for personal evaluation and for making adjustments. Working with a compassionate family attorney will help you sort out all the legal matters pertaining to dividing property. However, that same family lawyer can also provide you…


Your Lawyer Will Give Strategies to Reduce Conflict

Your family lawyer will provide you with advice on keeping the conflict to a minimum in a dispute. A Family Attorney Will Provide Solutions to Keeping Conflicts From Escalating To prevent disagreements from growing out of control, your family lawyer will advise you to: Accept responsibility and let the spouse know you’d like to repair…


Giving New Meaning to Client “Relations”

OK, this one may not come up that often, but just in case it does…. I was reading an article today in the American Bar Association Journal Law News about a Minnesota lawyer who admittedly had an affair with a divorce client. This alone raises issues, at least in New York, but this particular lawyer…


The Black, the White, the Gray and…Discretion

I feel part of my job as a divorce attorney is to educate my clients, but sometimes they come to me thinking they are already educated…. some are… some aren’t. Sometimes divorce “education” is attained at the barber shop, hair salon, the local saloon or at the Home Depot or supermarket waiting to get checked…


Holiday Musings

Ah, chestnuts roasting on an open fire…roast turkey, holiday sales, Christmas decorations, Hanukkah candles, Kwanzaa celebrations, shopping, shopping, shopping….. In case you haven’t heard, the holidays are approaching. I don’t know about you, but for me this time of year can be a bit daunting. December rushes forward. There is an expectation of family, warmth,…