What Is a Postnuptial Agreement? How It Works and What’s Included

What Is a Postnuptial Agreement? How It Works and What's Included

What Exactly Is a Postnuptial Contract? An agreement made by spouses after being married that specifies who will own what property in the case of a divorce is known as a postnuptial agreement. The agreement may also specify the duties related to any children or other commitments for the term of the marriage. A “post-marital […]

Why Choose Mediation Over Litigation?

Why Choose Mediation Over Litigation?

“I’ll go to court with you!”   It’s an easy sentence to say, especially when things start to get rough during a divorce. We’ve all heard it from our friends a million times. Or in movies. Oh, those courtroom scenes where the cheating husband’s wife gets to see him on the stand. Or a judge […]

Can The Courts Make My Ex Pay My Attorney Fees?

Can The Courts Make My Ex Pay My Attorney Fees?

Your spouse told you out of the blue that they want a divorce, so you were completely caught off guard. What can you do if you can’t afford a lawyer to help you get a divorce? Can your ex be made to pay your court costs and legal fees? When a divorce means trouble with […]

Getting a Divorce: How Should I Pick My Lawyer? Here are 6 Useful Tips!

Tips When Choosing a Lawyer | Family Law Paducah, Kentucky

Modern day internet makes it easier to source legal advice and how-tos about almost every topic. But it is not advisable to process an official lawsuit by yourself, particularly an annulment where children and asset ownership are at stake. Even though most courts will not require you to have a lawyer as you process your […]

Joint Custody & Co-Parenting: Tips for the Holiday Season

Holiday Co-Parenting | Family Law Paducah, Kentucky

Even after a divorce, many parts of parenting can stay the same. That includes maintaining a good parent-child relationship, which often, if not always, requires close attention and care. Children are very likely to be exposed to emotional turbulence after the annulment.  In addition, their lives can become even more unstable if the parents continue […]

Factors to Consider in Choosing a Lawyer

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Lawyer

When starting the divorce process, it may seem hard and stressful to find the right divorce attorney. Finding someone who agrees with the process you’ve chosen and your goals can make the process go more smoothly. Just like there are different ways to get a divorce, there are also different ways that lawyers work. By […]