By Evan Kirshenbaum | Published June 14, 2021 | |
- Family Law Overview
- Division of Assets
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Divorce Modifications
Kirshenbaum Law Associates, Inc. of Rhode Island is pleased to announce that Rhode Island Monthly has selected Evan Kirshenbaum, Managing Partner, as one of the top adoption, marital, and family law attorneys in Rhode Island. Kirshenbaum Law Associates is a preeminent family law firm. For over 55 years, the firm has been helping clients conquer Read MoreRead More
When you are in the process of getting a divorce, the last thing you want to worry about is your tax return. However, there are often significant tax consequences for both spouses once the divorce process is completed. It is important for you to be aware of what the possible outcomes could be, so you Read MoreRead More
Child support is one of those family law issues that often stirs up acrimony between the two parents. The paying parent often resents handing over that check each month, feeling as if they are “supporting” their ex’s lifestyle and the receiving parent often feels that monthly amount doesn’t even come close to covering the costs Read MoreRead More
Unfortunately, just like adults, not all children speak up when they have been abused or neglected. As such, it is often the responsibility of adult family and friends to keep a close eye on the child and parent when abuse is suspected. However, the signs and symptoms are sometimes incredibly hard to spot. Physical abuse Read MoreRead More
When it comes time for a judge to determine custody and visitation rights, the child’s well-being always takes priority. The court will always choose in favor of the child’s physical, mental, behavioral, and emotional well-being, and custody and visitation will be granted accordingly. In deciding how parenting time should be divided between each parent, the Read MoreRead More
There is no denying that parents getting a divorce is difficult for any child to go through. Some people are under the misconception that divorce is the most difficult for younger children, but the truth is that children of all ages can have a difficult time adjusting to this major change in their lives. Research Read MoreRead More
If you are considering ending your marriage or have already decided that you want to file for a divorce, the first step you should take is consulting with a Rhode Island divorce attorney. The divorce process can be a complex – and emotional – one, so having a skilled attorney advocating for your best interest Read MoreRead More
Marriage can be difficult under the best of circumstances, with couples dealing with financial issues, disagreements about parenting, sharing household responsibilities, and even boredom. When you add to those issues the stress of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, it is no wonder that the divorce rate has been spiking over the past several months. According Read MoreRead More
When parents divorce, there are many issues that need to be addressed in any final child custody order from the court. These issues include the allocation of parental responsibilities, which parent the child will live with, and how much parenting time the other parent will get. All of these details should be included in the Read MoreRead More
There are a number of important issues that need to be addressed when a couple makes the decision to get a divorce in Rhode Island. If the couple has children, then decisions need to be made regarding the custody of those children, as well as any child support obligations. There are many financial issues that Read MoreRead More
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