Forward Thinking Family Law Since 1994


The Financial Crisis, Underwater Mortgages and Troubled Marriage

When O, the Oprah magazine, focuses on new trends in divorce and personal finance, you know that the trend is on its way to mainstream acceptance. (See “Divorce, Interrupted” in O, The Oprah Magazine, May 2009.) For many couples on the v… Read More
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Should I Keep the House?

Your house does not just provide shelter to your family. To many people, it represents your standing in the community. Just having a house is a big source of pride to people. It provides relatively more space, storage and privacy than renting an apar… Read More
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Finding a Really Good Lawyer

Many people have expressed a wish to have a certified “really good lawyer” list published in each community. However, not everyone will agree on who is a really good lawyer for you. To help you in your search, let’s define what qual… Read More
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Suggestions for how to generate options, create effective proposals, and give valuable feedback to the other side in a negotiation or mediation Most people new to divorce have no idea how to frame statements or create options without reacting judgmen… Read More
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