By Evan Kirshenbaum | Published August 28, 2019 | |
- Family Law Overview
- Division of Assets
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Divorce Modifications
Newly divorced and wondering how to navigate joint custody? When both parents can provide a safe, nurturing environment for their kids, joint custody can prove very beneficial for children. As expected with any major change in family dynamics, getting into the groove of this new arrangement may prove challenging at the outset. Still, with effort, Read MoreRead More
Dealing with the end of your marriage isn’t easy. In fact, divorce is often one of the most challenging times in life. Still, most adults are able to cope with the pain of divorce, knowing that the process is temporary and on the other side is a chance to start anew. When you’re a parent Read MoreRead More
Determining what happens to the family home in a Rhode Island divorce Deciding you want a divorce is a big step. It’s also just the beginning. Throughout the divorce process, you’ll face a myriad of issues, including child custody, parental rights and the division of marital property. One of the biggest concerns our clients have Read MoreRead More
The end of your marriage is a painful process. The emotional turmoil you feel is amplified when children are involved. One of the hardest moments you’ll face in your divorce is when you have to break the news of your split to your children. Unfortunately, there’s no easy answer to the question, “How should I Read MoreRead More
At Kirshenbaum Law, we’ve handled thousands of Rhode Island divorce cases. Our experience has given us the opportunity to see both couples who are able to put their differences aside for the greater good of the family to those who are unable to communicate without getting in an argument. In Rhode Island, the two types Read MoreRead More
How Is Alimony Awarded In Rhode Island? Ask anyone about alimony and you’ll get a different answer. Misconceptions around how alimony is awarded and taxed abound. While every situation is unique, there are a few general guidelines for alimony that your family court judge will take into consideration when determining if an award is warranted. Read MoreRead More
Determining Custody In Rhode Island Family Court Child custody cases are never easy, regardless of the situation. Often though, parents who are amicable or at least able to tolerate each other, have a better chance of making the experience easier on their children and themselves. Understanding the Basics of Child Custody Law in Rhode Island Read MoreRead More
Often, people going through a divorce for the first time will inquire about the cost of a divorce. Unfortunately, there isn’t a one-size-fits-all answer to this question. Divorces run the spectrum of relatively cheap to very expensive, depending on a number of key factors involved in your case. In this article, we’ll discuss your options Read MoreRead More
To Our Valued Current and Future Clients: We’re excited to inform you that we’re moving. For over thirty years we’ve called our office on Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, home. In an effort to deliver the best possible experience, we’re moving to Cranston, Rhode Island. Our new office, which we will begin using in mid-April, 2019, is Read MoreRead More
Understanding Father’s Rights In Divorce One of the biggest sources of anxiety for Rhode Island fathers facing a divorce is understanding their parental rights. They’re often under the assumption that the court system always works in favor of the mother. While this might have been true twenty-five years ago, it’s not the case today. The Read MoreRead More
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