Category: Child Support

Parenting-time Mediation: Effective Approaches to Fair & Sensibly Crafted Solutions

Parenting-time Mediation Attorneys Morris County and Northern New Jersey An attorney can be involved in two ways: as a mediation attorney or as independent counsel during the mediation process. Mediation encourages communication and cooperation and is an effective Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) method for resolving divorce and family law matters such as child custody and

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Supplemental Child Support for High Net Worth Parents Whose Income Exceeds NJ Support Guidelines

Supplemental Child Support for High Net Worth Parents in Morris County NJ In a divorce or dissolution of a legal relationship involving young children, it is critical to determine child custody and the amount of child support necessary to provide for the appropriate care; which is based on the financial resources of each party. For high

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Telling the Kids You Are Getting Divorced

Morristown Divorce Lawyers Discuss Talking to Your Kids about Divorce The process of divorce is difficult for all involved, but the emotional repercussions of separation can be especially hard on children. Children can’t understand the nuances and complexities of relationships that lead to separation, but that doesn’t mean that they should be kept in the

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Co-Parenting: Worried Your Child May Call Someone Else ‘Mom’ or ‘Dad’?

Co-parenting, Parenting Time, and Divorce Attorneys Morristown NJ Family Law Attorneys Guiding parents across Morris County and Northern New Jersey in Child Custody, Child Support, and co-parenting issues. Ending a relationship as a result of divorce, civil union dissolution, or death isn’t easy especially if there are children involved. Even if child custody, parenting time,

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How is Child Support Determined for People With High-Incomes?

Determining Child Support for High-Income Families in New Jersey Children should never be the financial victims when their parents decide to divorce or dissolve their legal relationship. When a high net-worth couple gets divorced in New Jersey and child support and child custody are an issue, the already complex process of dividing marital assets, complex property division, dividing

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“Conscious Uncoupling”: An Ode To A Mediated Divorce

Mediation Strategies and Conscious Uncoupling in Morris County NJ Divorce Cases As mediation continues to grow as one of the most popular alternative divorce methods in New Jersey, this private, less time-consuming and less expensive method to end a marriage, dissolve a civil union, or legal relationship dissolution, seems to also share the advantage of

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How can I get my child emancipated?

Child Emancipation Attorneys in Morristown NJ Amy L. Miller, 2019 NJ Family Magazine “New Jersey’s Best Lawyers For Families” award, and one of our experienced attorneys on family law including divorce, custody, visitation, alimony, and domestic violence. She is also Associate Editor on the New Jersey Family Lawyer publication. In this video, she speaks to

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Child Support and “Financial Dependence” of Special Needs Children

Financial Dependence vs Independence in Morris County Child Support Cases Serving parents in Randolph, Morristown, Morris Plains, Denville, Florham Park, Madison, Dover, and across Morris County, NJ A parent is required to pay child support beyond the age of 23 due to exceptional circumstances, including mental or physical disability. If you are someone seeking continuation

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Paying for College: Post-Secondary Education Child Support Obligations in NJ

College and Child Support Obligations Lawyers Morristown NJ Madison Child Support Attorneys Help You Plan for Your Child’s Post-Secondary Education As stated previously in “Emancipation and child support obligation changes in New Jersey”  the easiest way to avoid conflicts, misunderstandings, and enjoy a measure of certainty about your child’s educational future, is to plan ahead and arrange

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