Family Law

Tips for Communicating with a Spouse About Money

One of the most common causes of divorce are financial disagreements between spouses. These disagreements frequently occur because spouses fail to adequately communicate with one another about finances. The following will review some important tips on how to effectively communicate with your spouse about issues of money.

Remain Informed

It is a wise idea to sit […]

Tips to Make Single Parenting a Little Bit Easier

Being a single parent is a difficult task, to say the least. Many people even find that it is the hardest thing that they have ever done. Even the best parents end up feeling overwhelmed and stressed out much of the time. Fortunately for single parents, there are some strategies they can follow to make […]

Important Legal Issues to Consider Before Your Wedding

Wedding planning involves a number of important issues. While there is picking out a dress and choosing what dinner to serve guests, there are also a number of other important considerations to make prior to your wedding day. This includes addressing a number of important legal issues to make sure that you do not end […]

Advice on Combining Finances in Blended Families

Statistics reveal that more than 50% of families in the United States are either remarried or re-coupled. Deciding to blend a family, however, is not without its challenge. One of the most common types of challenges faced by blended families involves finances. This situation can be made even more complex when two families are blended. […]

The Advantages of Establishing Paternity

There are a number of concerns that men have about establishing paternal rights after a child is born out of wedlock. Unfortunately, in the state of Georgia, a biological father in this situation does not have the same legal rights to a child until paternity is established. While there are some additional complications that can […]

What You Should Know About Rule Nisi in Georgia

Each divorce in Georgia is unique. While some divorces are simple, others are quite complicated. In many cases, before resolving a divorce, hearings are often required to establish certain issues about the separation. It is common for couples who have children together or own joint property to attend temporary hearings. It helps greatly to understand […]

Reasons to Create a Prenuptial Agreement

If you are unfamiliar with prenuptial agreements, they are a type of contract for people seeking to get married that establishes rules for how both spouses will conduct themselves in case a divorce occurs. While prenuptial agreements were once thought of as something that only celebrities or the super wealthy used, today they are gaining […]

Marrying a Foreign National

Wedding planning can be particularly challenging when a couple is from the same country, but can be made even more difficult if a person marries a foreign national who does not have U.S. citizenship. No matter if your future spouse has already or is about to immigrate to the United States, it is often a […]

Navigating Divorce Depositions

Some divorces require each spouse to proceed through a deposition. A deposition involves testimony that is provided to an opposing attorney out of court. During this testimony, you can expect to be sworn in and will be expected to tell the truth. Because information collected during testimonies will be used as evidence in court, it […]

Commonly Used Words in Family Law Cases

Divorce and other family law cases can be extremely complicated to navigate. These cases are handled in a family court and involve a distinct set of circumstances, which are often emotionally overwhelming. For this reason, ┬ámany people find it helpful to have the assistance of a skilled family law attorney when dealing with these sensitive […]

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