How is Child Support Calculated in Georgia?
For most people, child support makes a substantial difference to their budget and planning, yet it can be hard to predict how much child support you will get if you do not know how Georgia courts calculate child support. Child…
Keeping Family Law Costs Down
Quality legal representation can be expensive. Lawyers typically bill for their time, so the more work your case takes, the higher the legal fees will be. But this does not mean that you cannot save yourself some expenses associated with…
The Benefits of Therapy During Divorce
The process of separating or divorcing from your partner can be challenging and emotional – both in facing the end of a relationship and in dealing with the legal process that comes with it. But you do not have to…
Risks of a DIY Divorce
You may have seen advertisements recently for websites offering fast, inexpensive, do-it-yourself divorces. While the concept may seem tempting, it is likely not the best way to go. When you are ending a marriage the stakes can be high, especially…
Top Reasons for Creating a Prenuptial Agreement
A prenuptial agreement, sometimes referred to as a “prenup,” is a legal agreement signed by a couple prior to their marriage. The agreement specifies who owns which assets, the rights and obligations of each spouse, and how their assets would…
Co-Parenting for the Start of School
As the school year begins to ramp up, some parents may be feeling anxious about dealing with issues related to divorced or blended families. These parents are working hard to ensure that divorce, modifications of custody, or even adoptions with…
The Importance of Listening in Mediation
In Georgia, most family law cases are referred to mediation. This includes contested divorce cases – cases in which the parties do not agree on all the terms of a divorce – legitimations, and modifications of custody or child support….