4 Things No One Tells You About Divorce

By Dawn SnyderFamily Law Attorney

Statistically, half of the married population will end their marriages, and many will go through it more than once. Despite how often divorce takes place, the average couple is unaware of both the process and its aftermath. Since knowledge equips participants, here are some things to know about divorce that likely no one has ever told you. 1. The divorce …

Is a Rear-End Collision Always the Following Driver’s Fault?

By Rita WilliamsAuto Accident

Most drivers realize that a rear-end collision is frequently considered the fault of the driver following the one hit. Why? Because one of the basic safety rules of the road is to always leave sufficient space between your car and the vehicle in front of you to prevent crashes. The space drivers leave needs to take into account road conditions, …

Your Sunroof Is More Dangerous Than You Think

By adminAuto Accident

Sunroofs are loved by an increasing number of car-driving Americans. Over the past 6 years, the number of cars equipped with sunroofs has risen to reach 40% of 2017 total sales, versus 33% of 2011 total sales. Sunroofs are also getting larger with each passing year. But sunroofs can also be dangerous. Closed sunroofs were responsible for 230 deaths each …

Mediation vs. Arbitration in Family Law: What’s the Difference?

By Dawn SnyderFamily Law Attorney

There is no doubt the divorce process can be emotionally, financially, and even physically draining. To minimize these effects, many families turn to alternative dispute resolution to work out an agreement. In family law, as in other types of civil law, mediation and arbitration can reduce litigation costs – and friction – in what can often be a contentious process. …

How To Tell Children You’re Getting Divorced

By Ava LawsonDivorce attorney

How do you break the news to your children that it’s over between daddy and mommy? There’s no easy way to inform your kids that you and your spouse are getting a divorce. Even if the announcement isn’t a total surprise, every child is different in how they process – and respond—to this life-altering news. No matter how you frame …

Divorce vs. Legal Separation: What Are the Financial Differences?

By adminDivorce attorney

If you are headed for a breakup of your marriage, you may be deciding between divorce and legal separation. While there are complex issues involved in any dissolution of an emotional bond, you should not avoid considering the financial differences between divorce and legal separation. What Is Legal Separation? It’s important to understand the ramifications of legal separation before discussing …