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But What About the House?

For most divorcing couples, one of their most valuable assets is their home. More than an asset, the marital home can often shelter children, store personal items, and harbor memories. But what happens to a hom… >

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It's a Grandparent Thing

Most custody battles involve disputes between a child’s parents--usually within the context of a divorce.  The court will make a custody and parenting time determination which is in the best interest… >

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'23 & Me: How Your Resolutions Can Impact Your Divorce

The ball has dropped in Times Square, the confetti has popped, and we are now a week into 2023. For many, this means New Year’s resolutions have commenced. It’s not unusual for family lawyers to se… >

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Relocation and Divorce: Can I Move with the Children?

It is not uncommon for a divorced or separated parent to want to leave the State of New Jersey with the children to pursue their career or to be closer to family members.  In New Jersey, children of divorc… >

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Respect for Marriage Act

On December 13, 2023, President Biden signed the Respect for Marriage Act into law, cementing the rights of same-sex, interracial, and interfaith couples who have, or who will marry in the United States. What d… >

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Custody and Parenting Time Mediation: Don't Overlook It

One of the most contentious, and therefore costly, aspects of a divorce can be the resolution of custody and parenting time issues. In an effort to spare parents from exposure to unnecessary angst and expense, … >

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The Earlier the Better

The Early Settlement Program, often referred to as “ESP,” is a court-mandated mediation program in which--with few exceptions--all divorcing couples must participate. In fact, the only way to c… >

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Two Wrongs Don't Make a Right

You entered into a Marital Settlement Agreement and your divorce was finalized. You and your ex-spouse agreed to parenting time, custody, alimony, and equitable distribution. Everything you disagreed about has … >

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But We're Not Divorced Yet! Support Already?!

You or your spouse have filed for a divorce, but a judgment of divorce may be a long time coming. It’s common that in many marriages, one spouse earns considerably more income than the other. During divor… >

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Ladies and Gentlemen, in Case of a Loss of Cabin Pressure...

If you’ve ever traveled on an airplane, you’ve certainly heard the preflight safety announcements, including the announcement explaining what to expect in the event of a loss of cabin pressure. In t… >

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