Category: Family Law

Social Security Disability and Child Support

A disability can result in great financial difficulty. This is particularly true for a parent who is financially responsible for a child or children. In the case that a parent is receiving social security disability benefits, it can affect their child support agreement in several ways. In this article, we will take a look how social security […]

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How can I get prepared for an Initial Consultation?

Building Trust and Confidence to Family Law Clients in towns such as Morristown, Whippany, Dover, Parsippany, Randolph and across Morris County NJ   From an emotional point of view when you are coming in to see a lawyer for the first time for divorce, I think that´s bottom, and I usually tell clients when they […]

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Can two litigants use one mediator in New Jersey?

Mediation Lawyers serving Whippany, Parsippany, Randolph, and Mount Olive and across Northern New Jersey If you and your spouse choose to use a mediator to attempt to reach a settlement in your divorce, there are a number of benefits personally, financially, legally, and as it relates to the health of your children and overall family […]

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Should I Try to Save My Marriage, or File for a Divorce?

When working with our Morris County divorce clients, one of the most common questions they have for us is if we think they should actually pursue a divorce, or try to save their marriage. Unfortunately, there is usually no easy or one-size-fits-all answer to this question. Of course, if one partner has a new romantic […]

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Are prenuptial agreements enforceable in Morris County Divorce Cases?

Providing counsel related to prenuptial and all marital agreements to clients in Morristown, Whippany, Dover, Parsippany, and across Morris County, NJ We are often asked by our clients whether or not a prenuptial agreement will be determined as valid when considering divorce. We will give the basic answer and guidelines to a valid prenuptial agreement […]

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Divorce: Changing Your Perspective and Improving Your Life

While the word “divorce” certainly carries a somewhat negative connotation in our society, the fact of the matter is that a divorce is often an extremely healthy thing for a person involved in an unhappy or angry relationship to pursue. Certainly, some divorces will be “easier” than others depending on the method used (alternative dispute […]

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Destroying Property and Restraining Orders

When most people think of domestic violence and abuse, they most likely think of overt physical actions committed by one party against another. While such an action would certainly be considered domestic violence (given the two parties have one of the types of relationships described in the NJ Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (PDVA)), many […]

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Retroactively Modifying Unallocated Child Support Morris County NJ

In any divorce where children are involved both child support and child custody are often the most important issues to both parties; with support having the biggest financial implications on the divorcing parties and also having a major effect on the children’s lives. As children grow older and reach the age of emancipation modifications to […]

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