Protecting Your Immigration Status in Divorce

Divorce is a highly stressful time, and doubly so if you’re a non-U.S. resident living here because you married a citizen of the U.S., as it can affect your ability to live here legally. In divorces involving non-U.S. residents, obtaining the services of a skilled...

Seven Dos and Don’ts in Divorce Court

Divorce is fraught with extreme emotions, and it’s easy to get caught up in anger or sorrow related to the dissolution of your marriage. However, in divorce court proceedings, it’s important to keep your feelings in check, and show proper respect for the judge and the...

10 Important Questions to Ask Your Divorce Attorney

When going through a divorce, one of the keys to walking away with a favorable outcome is preparation. A big element involved in this process is hiring the right kind of legal representation to handle your case—and that’s what far too many people fail to do. A lot of...

What You Need to Know About Spousal Support and Taxes

When someone is going through divorce proceedings, they usually have enough on their mind so that taxes are not something they spend much time thinking about. However, if your divorce settlement involves one partner paying the other spousal support (a.k.a. alimony),...

Changing Your Name After a Divorce

For many women, officially switching back to their maiden name is the last step to putting their old marriage behind them. Once a relationship has ended, it’s natural not to want to carry your ex’s last name around with you into your future. If you’re curious about...