By Evan Kirshenbaum | Published December 21, 2021 | |
- Family Law Overview
- Division of Assets
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Divorce Modifications
While the goal for many when divorcing is to get through the process as quickly and painlessly as possible, the unfortunate reality is that sometimes divorces get ugly. One of the most common ways that spouses may try to hurt each other or get the upper hand – aside from arguing over parenting and custody Read MoreRead More
One of the most complex aspects of a divorce is the distribution of assets and property. The more assets a couple has in their marital estate, the more complex it can become. Complicating divorce finances, even more, is the fact that money can decreases in value over time. The interest rate that funds in a 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
When many people hear the term “forensic accounting,” they often assume that this is a process used just in criminal investigations to uncover embezzlement or other types of fraud. While forensic accountants do work in the criminal justice field, they can also be helpful in divorce and other family law proceedings. Forensic accounting can be Read MoreRead More
For many couples who are divorcing, one of the biggest assets they own is usually the family home. As part of the marital estate, a decision will need to be made about what to do with that asset – either one of the spouses will retain sole ownership of the property or the couple will Read MoreRead More
You may have seen or heard the term “gray divorce.” Gray divorce refers to marriage dissolutions that involve couples over the age of 50. National data shows that while the overall divorce rate has decreased, the rate of gray divorce has doubled over the past twenty years. There are a number of reasons why couples Read MoreRead More
There are a few questions we often hear from our first-time divorce clients. They usually fall into one of two categories: child custody and the division of marital property and assets. In this blog, our goal is to help you understand the latter, the basic guidelines surrounding the division of marital assets in Rhode Island. 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
Divorce is one of the most stressful situations couples endure. There’s the heartbreak of love lost, combined with the division of assets and untangling of combined financial accounts. This challenging time has been said to bring out the worst in people, and unfortunately, it often does, especially when it comes to finances. In court, marital Read MoreRead More
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