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Support Payments After a Divorce in New Jersey

When two people get married, they intertwine their lives in more ways than one. This can be through finances, assets, and even children. If they decide to divorce, it is usually a difficult process to separate their lives after bringing them together. Because this split isn’t always clean, some spouses may be required to make […]

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What is the Difference Between Physical And Legal Custody?

Divorces are a difficult situation that changes the lives of an entire family. Couples who decide to go through a divorce are required to determine new arrangements for their separate lives. If the spouses are parents, they must establish custody arrangements. With a custody agreement, parents can decide who the child lives and spends the […]

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What are the Benefits of Divorce Mediation?

Divorcing couples do not always wish to go through the process in a courtroom. Sometimes, they wish to settle their marital issues on their own without litigation. It is because of this that there are alternative methods of divorce available to spouses. While it is not possible for all couples to do this, it can […]

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10 Tips to Prepare for a Divorce in New Jersey

Preparing for a divorce may sound like an indecent thing to do. However, it can be a smart move for a spouse anticipating the end of their relationship. This helps them to have a stable transition once the divorce proceedings come. The following are ten important tips to prepare for divorce: Control Your Emotions Divorces […]

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Determining Child Custody in New Jersey

Going through a divorce is a complicated matter that requires a couple to settle several legal matters. If the couple has children, one of the most important parts of the proceedings is determining the custody arrangements. When a marriage ends, it greatly impacts a child’s life. It is important to try and provide them with […]

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Will I Need a Forensic Accountant in My Morris County Divorce Action?

Any separation and divorce can be complicated, however divorce in its simplest form is about dividing marital assets and debts in order that each spouse can continue their life free of the other. Sometimes the process can be relatively simple: house, cars, bank accounts, credit card bills. Other belongings may go to one spouse or the […]

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What are the different types of Alimony?

North Jersey Law Firm Breaks down Alimony into 5 Types Alimony, also called spousal support, is a legal obligation for a person to provide financial support to a spouse after divorce.  Once a marriage is dissolved either spouse can petition the court for interim support.  Alimony is not an absolute right and a strong case […]

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TTN Attorneys Receive NJ Supreme Court Matrimonial Law Certification!

The Townsend, Tomaio & Newmark team wish to take this opportunity to congratulate two of our attorneys, Partner John E. Clancy, Esq. and Associate Gregory A. Pasler, Esq., for their recent certification in Matrimonial Law by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.   Taken from the NJ Judiciary’s website, a Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney is an attorney who […]

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Why You Need an Alimony Attorney

When drafting an alimony agreement, it is essential that you have an experienced Morris County family law attorney to help you draft the agreement. In the recent case of Sercia v Sercia, the wife agreed to an alimony settlement which she thought would allow her to receive a part of her husband’s yearly bonus. However, […]

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