Blog Posts in March, 2015

  • 30-Mar-2015

    Legitimation: No Pain, Gain!

    Tonight's post on Legitimation was written by one of our Atlanta Family Law Attorneys, Dina Khismatulina. Several days ago, our downtown Atlanta office received a call from an elderly gentleman who stated that he desperately wanted to establish ...
  • 29-Mar-2015

    Family Law: How to Create a Prenup in Georgia

    Tonight's post on creating prenups was written by one of our Marietta Family Law Attorneys, Steve Worrall. We usually hear about prenuptial agreements when a celebrity split splashes across the tabloids. But you may be surprised to know that the ...
  • 26-Mar-2015

    Finance: Domestic Relations Financial Affidavit: A Sword and a Shield

    Tonight's post on the central issue of finance in family law, the Domestic Relations Financial Affidavit, was written by Marietta Divorce Attorney, Alyssa Blanchard. In any action involving child support, alimony, attorney's fees or equitable ...
  • 25-Mar-2015

    Family Law: Sex, Lies and Videotape

    Tonight's post on the insideous use of technology in family law, was written by our Savannah divorce Attorney, David Purvis. As the technology around us constantly expands what we thought was only possible in spy movies years ago, I have seen an ...
  • 23-Mar-2015

    Divorce: "I'm a prisoner."

    As you can imagine, we have very personal conversations with our clients about life, about love, about hope and expectations, about reality crashing against dreams, and about what led to their considering a divorce. "You've got to help me. ...
  • 22-Mar-2015

    Divorce: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry!

    Tonight's excellent post about being heard, was written by our Lawrenceville Divorce Attorney, Brandy Alexander. Doesn't it always seem like everything bad that can happen, always happens all at once? Your car breaks down, the children get ...
  • 21-Mar-2015

    Divorce: Lose a Battle, Win a War.

    Tonight's post about winning and losing was written by one of our Marietta Divorce Attorneys, Naomi Lumpkin. When I meet new clients, most have two questions: (1) How much is this going to cost and (2) How long will it take me to get divorced? ...
  • 19-Mar-2015

    Privacy and Family Law

    Tonight's post on whether you have any privacy in family law, was written by our Savannah Family Law Attorney, David Purvis. As my Savannah Law School students are learning this semester, when a family is intact, there are tremendous privacy ...
  • 16-Mar-2015

    Wills, Trusts and Estates: 6 Reasons a Trust is Better Than a Will

    Tonight's post on why a trust is better than a will, was written by our Wills, Trusts and Estates Guru, Steve Worrall. A will is one of the most basic estate planning documents in Georgia, and every adult should have one to make sure that there ...
  • 12-Mar-2015

    Family Law: "Nice and Slow" Isn't Just a #tbt

    Tonight's timely post on taking it "Nice and Slow" in family law was written by our Atlanta lead divorce attorney, Cherese Clark. R&B arist Usher Raymond's, hit song "Nice and Slow" smashed Billboard Charts and is ...
  • 10-Mar-2015

    Divorce 101: What to expect at a temporary hearing.

    Tonight's post on temporary hearings in divorce was written by our lead Marietta divorce attorney, Jeannine Lowery. Getting divorced is a process, which usually involves many steps before it's all over. If there are children, or one spouse ...
  • 9-Mar-2015

    Affordability: You Do Not Have To Battle This Alone!

    Tonight's post on affordability and the high cost of attorney fees was written by one of our Marietta divorce attorneys, Naomi Lumpkin. Going through a divorce can be an expensive process. It is one thing to have to deal with the cost of moving, ...
  • 3-Mar-2015

    Custody: Dads Are Parents Too!

    Tonight's post about fathers and custody was written by one of our Marietta Custody Attorneys, Alyssa Blanchard. I was talking to my neighbor the other day. He told that if god-forbid he ever got a divorce, he and his wife have already decided ...
  • 2-Mar-2015

    Child Support - Visitation: Pay to Play Not the Name of the Game

    Tonight's post about Child Support and Visitation was written by our lead Atlanta Divorce Attorney, Cherese Clark. Child Support and Parenting rights go hand in hand in litigation. However, they do not hinge on one another. Just because you are ...
  • 1-Mar-2015

    Divorce After 50: Common Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Retirement

    Tonight's post about divorce mistakes made by people over 50 was written by our Estates Attorney Extraordinaire, Steve Worrall. Divorce can have on an emotional impact on couples of any age, but it can have a potentially devastating financial ...

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