Marriage and Divorce Statistics among Young Couples

The world of marriage for young couples today is significantly different than it was a generation ago, when their parents were tying the knot and starting to have kids. Perhaps most significantly, fewer people today between the ages of 25 and 34 have ever been...

How to Prepare Financially for a Divorce

In addition to needing legal guidance, many of our Las Vegas divorce clients come to us looking for advice on how to save money during their divorce. Dissolving a marriage can be an expensive process, and being financially sound once the process is over often takes...

Guardianship and Child Custody in Las Vegas

Las Vegas courts sometimes appoint guardians to oversee and care for minor children for various reasons. A guardian is an adult who is responsible for caring for the child’s needs, such as food, shelter, clothing, medical care, and education. They are required to...

Common Law Marriage: What It Is, and What It Isn’t

“Common law marriage” is a term that most people have heard before, but that many don’t fully understand. Adding extra difficulty to the subject, different states have different rules and guidelines regarding common law marriages, with some recognizing it and others...

Appealing a Divorce Case Difficult, but Not Impossible

Appeals of divorce cases are rare and very difficult to win, but offer spouses left unsatisfied with the outcome of their divorce an opportunity to challenge the ruling if the trial court made errors regarding the application of the law. For spouses seeking Las Vegas...

Divorce Rates for Homosexuals

With an increase in states that recognize same sex marriages, as well as federal approval for such recognition, there is inevitably going to be an increase in same sex divorces. Talk to any Las Vegas divorce lawyer, and you’ll find out that while the rate of...

How to Help a Friend Who Is Going through a Divorce

Las Vegas is well-known for its volume of wedding chapels and diversity for offering couples a fast way to get married. Wedding types and themes vary greatly from venue to venue, accommodating those who want a fun and unusual Las Vegas to remember, as well as those...

Things Divorcing Women Need to Know About Alimony

Just because you are getting a divorce with help from a Las Vegas divorce attorney, it does not mean you are automatically entitled to alimony or spousal support. There are several different things the court will look at to determine your eligibility. Among these is...