By Evan Kirshenbaum | Published September 23, 2021 | Posted in Family Law | Comments Off on Planning a Wedding? Don’t Forget the Prenup
- Family Law Overview
- Division of Assets
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Divorce Modifications
Couples who are in love and planning their wedding often get caught up in the romance of it all. The last thing they want to think about is divorce. But the reality is that despite the rate of divorce declining over the past several years, couples still have a 40 percent chance of divorcing. That 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
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the application used by all two and four-year colleges, universities, and career schools for awarding federal, state, and school-funded student aid. Anyone who has ever filled out a FAFSA form can likely attest to how overwhelming it may feel. Afterall, this is the document that will Read MoreRead More
During a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic, family becomes more important than ever, especially for children whose schedules have been disrupted by long-term school closures and the cancellation of other activities. Parents who are divorced or live apart for other reasons know the importance of maintaining healthy communication through difficult situations. Though this situation Read MoreRead More
If you’re going through a divorce or even on the brink of one, chances are you’ve heard this age-old advice at least once. Almost everyone, regardless of marital status, whether or not they’ve experienced divorce—even if they don’t have kids—finds it necessary to remind divorcing parents of this all the time. We’re not quite sure Read MoreRead More
Emotional turmoil is, by nature, inherent in divorce. Even if the decision to divorce was yours, it doesn’t make the process any easier. If you’re like most couples, you entered into marriage with hopes and dreams for the future. It’s easy to see why it’s upsetting when the life you planned doesn’t go according to 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
If January has you looking for a Rhode Island divorce lawyer, you’re not alone. Historically, divorce filings spike during the first month of the year. In fact, there’s even a day dubbed “Divorce Day” as record numbers of couples file on January 8th. In this blog, we’ll discuss the reason behind why so many couples Read MoreRead More
Are You Ready To Introduce Your New Partner To Your Children? Ask Yourself These 5 Crucial Questions First Nothing about divorce is easy. It’s a process that affects everyone, including your children, differently. This is important to remember when you begin dating after a divorce. While you might be excited to announce your relationship Read MoreRead More
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