Child Custody Disputes-The Saddest Battle

Child Custody Disputes-The Saddest Battle

One of my favorite assignments as a board-certified family lawyer was being chosen by a family court judge to represent a child whose parents were divorcing.  The reason the courts appoint attorneys for children whose parents cannot agree on post-divorce care and...
Five Self-Care Tips for  Clients During a Divorce

Five Self-Care Tips for Clients During a Divorce

Divorce is often described as one of the most stressful events of any person’s life, right up there with the death of a loved one.  And it is the “death” of a relationship which was initially intended to last a lifetime.   Even for the spouse who has decided the...
Informed Decision-Making & Control of the Future-Part 2

Informed Decision-Making & Control of the Future-Part 2

It’s time! Now what and how?  I didn’t anticipate what you might call brain fog around the division of my marital estate. I’d worked in personal finance since 1998 and knew my financial world as well as possible. The peace-of-mind I received from having guidance from...