What New Jersey Alimony Laws Mean for You

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Figuring out finances is often at the top of priority list during a divorce. One of the most contested pieces is alimony (also known as spousal support), where the court determines an amount one spouse must provide to the other on a monthly basis. There are many factors that go into determining the final number […]

What Does the Divorce Mediation Process Look Like?

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The inevitable emotional roller coaster most people feel during the beginning stages of divorce can be overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be as stressful or drawn-out as many people think. There are other faster and less difficult options available, referred to as Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)  or “out of court” processes – and Divorce […]

The Scorched Earth Divorce Strategy: Why It Hurts Everyone

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With movies like Kramer v. Kramer and shows like The Practice, Hollywood has conditioned us to expect attorneys to help us with our legal issues through a long, difficult courtroom battle. No one would tune in if the show involved two people and professionals sitting down, talking, and getting along. But off-screen that type of […]

How Is Child Support Calculated in New Jersey?

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Divorcing an Abusive Spouse: What You Need to Know

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If you’re reading this, you’re taking the first steps to get out of a harmful relationship and move on with your life. It’s not an easy road to take, but it’s important to think about the long-term and what your life will look one, five, and even ten years from now. It may seem impossible, […]

Is Divorce Mediation Right for Me?

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The decision to get a divorce is a difficult one, no matter what the circumstances are. Deciding whether you’d like to take your divorce to mediation can add to the challenge. It’s important to understand mediation and figure out what you want out of the process. During a divorce you essentially have two options: go […]

7 Pitfalls When Filing For Divorce

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Divorce is extremely stressful and confusing, even if you are amicable with your spouse. There are so many moving parts that it’s hard to figure out where to start or where to focus. (And if you think your divorce will be contentious, multiply that by 100.) However, in divorce, forewarned is forearmed, and there are […]