Category: Family Law

Are Pets Considered Marital Property or Members of the Family?

Deciding Pet Custody During Morris County Divorce If you and your family have ever owned a dog or cat, you may be shocked to hear that principles of property division generally apply when family court judges decide who should keep the family pet. Most of us would agree that these highly valued and prized family

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Communicate Successfully Post Divorce – Is It Possible?

Morristown County Post-Divorce Communication Strategy If you’re in the throes of divorce proceedings or your divorce has been recently finalized, you may be asking if a communication strategy with your soon-to-be ex can even exist at all, much less a successful one.  It can.  You can do it.  In this article we will look at

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VIDEO – What types of complex financial issues may need to be addressed during the divorce process?

Address Financial Issues in Their Morris County Divorce During our initial personal and confidential consultation with our clients, many topics important to their divorce will be discussed.  However that conversation at some time will begin to revolve around the financial issues in their divorce. What are the issues? Whether it’s equitable distribution, alimony, child support

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VIDEO – FAQ: How do I begin the divorce process?

How do I begin the divorce process in Morris County and Northern NJ? Divorce is actually the beginning of the end of time of hurt and discontentment. Many people who want to end a negative chapter in their lives through divorce often don’t know where or how to begin the process.  Family law courts can

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Child Custody and Support for Unmarried Parents

Child Custody and Child Support for Unmarried Parents in Morris County It is becoming more and more common for parents to raise children together while remaining unmarried. Sometimes these parents will take steps to formalize their relationship such as through a civil union or some kind of cohabitation agreement, however, just as with a divorce,

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