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5 Questions to Ask When Selecting your Divorce Lawyer

You’ve made the often highly emotional choice to file for divorce, or maybe your spouse has made it for you, or perhaps the two of you have made it together. In any case, you find yourself sitting across from a family law attorney at an initial con… Read More
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Top 10 Things That Make You Lose Credibility in Family Court

Your divorce or custody hearing is coming up. You and your lawyer have reviewed the facts, written the motion or complaint, and prepared for trial. Now it is time to go before the judge. How can you make a good impression? Here are 10 things to avoid… Read More
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Child Support Tips for Fathers and Mothers

Being a single parent is hard work. Balancing your child’s needs with financial pressures without anyone else to tow the line can push moms and dads to their limit. Find out what fathers and mothers can do in a child support case to help their kids… Read More
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Choosing a Divorce Process: Introduction

Choosing a Divorce Process: Introduction Thinking about starting a divorce can be intimidating and overwhelming. Beyond the emotional and financial considerations, fears of the divorce process itself can deter or delay a person from moving forward wi… Read More
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How does COVID-19 impact my support payment?

How does COVID-19 impact my support payment?   The impact of COVID-19 is extensive. Even those lucky enough to avoid becoming infected or having a friend or loved one become sick may still experience emotional and physical reactions ranging in sever… Read More
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Protecting Your Tech Privacy during a Divorce

Protecting Your Tech Privacy during a Divorce By Miriam M. Saffo J.D.                 One of the most important but often overlooked first steps in the process of separation or divorce is regaining control over your tech privacy. Durin… Read More
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Part II: Supervised Parenting Time During COVID-19

Part II: Supervised Parenting Time During COVID-19             In recent weeks, there has been much discussion regarding how parents should handle court-ordered parenting time schedules during the time of Coronavirus.  While Governor Whit… Read More
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Parenting Time During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Part 1

Parenting Time During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Part 1 Miriam Saffo, J.D.[1]   As the world scrambles to control the COVID-19 pandemic and leaders urge social distancing and self-isolation, co-parenting families are finding themselves in challengin… Read More
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Supporting Your Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Supporting Your Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic Miriam Saffo, J.D.[1] Currently, our world is experiencing an unprecedented chapter in its history with global impacts on everyone’s physical and mental health in addition to the toll on the eco… Read More
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STAYING PREPARED FROM A LEGAL STANDPOINT DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

While the most significant suggestion is to have a plan for your health and safety, you should also consider having a plan for what happens if you are admitted to a hospital, confined to a home or nursing home, under quarantine, or can no longer cond… Read More
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