How To Contest A Will

If the division of estates was a simple process, there wouldn't be a need to write wills in the first place. However, the truth of the matter is that deciding who gets what in the event of one's passing is as challenging today as it was in the past. When you're a beneficiary in the will or supposed to be one, the advantage we have today is it's easier to contest a will if you have grounds to do so. [Read More]

Trying To Win Child Custody? Make Sure You Do These 2 Things

One of the hardest parts of going through a divorce is dealing with custody. While property and assets are easy to sell off and divide, deciding who your children will stay with can be tough. If you are determined to retain custody of your children, here are some tips that can help you do it. Avoid Going To Court At All Costs Many people see custody battles play out in TV or movies, and they always end up going to court where a judge decides what is best for the children. [Read More]

Getting Divorced? 3 Tips To Help You Minimize Potential Complications

Once the decision—albeit a difficult one—has been made to end your marriage, it is very important that you begin preparing for the process that is before you. Laws surrounding divorce can be pretty complicated, so it is wise to get professional assistance from experienced local divorce attorneys. Apart from that, here are a few tips to ensure that the divorce process goes as smoothly as possible with minimal complications. Tip #1: Don't Be Dishonest Regarding Your Individual Financial Situation [Read More]

Know The Differences Between The Different Kinds Of Child Custody

If you are getting a divorce and you have children, part of your divorce proceedings should be to set up child custody issues, as well as visitation. There are a lot of things that you and your former spouse are going to need to deal with when it comes to custody. One of them is knowing that the difference between the different forms of custody.  Legal vs. Physical Custody While the term custody is usually thrown around and used interchangeably, child custody actually is separated out to a whole lot of things. [Read More]