Probate and Family Law Practice Areas, including—

Divorce:

  • Contested and Uncontested Divorce
  • Simple Asset Distribution (cash, real and personal property)
  • Complex Asset Distribution (pension plans, IRAs, life insurance plans)
  • Child Custody/Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Alimony

Legal Separation:

  • Separation Agreements
  • Child Support During Separation
  • Additional Child Related Support Over Separation Period (educational expenses, health insurance)
  • Support to Maintain Quality of Living (as experienced over course of marriage)

Unmarried Couple Representation:

  • Complaints for Separate Support
  • Alimony
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody/Visitation
  • Paternity

Abuse Prevention Orders:

  • District Court Abuse Prevention Orders
  • Probate Court Prevention Orders

Post Judgment Representation:

  • Complaints for Contempt (nonpayment of support, noncompliance with the terms of the orders/judgment)
  • Complaints for Modification
  • Child Support--if the payee is either making more or less money than contemplated by the judge at judgment, then the support amount must be adjusted to reflect the actual weekly income
  • Visitation--some issues related to child visitation may not have been adequately addressed at judgment, generally an increase

Issues Related to Judgment:

  • Emancipation of issue, sale of marital home after emancipation of issue, termination or support obligations, education related expenses