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As a divorce lawyer I sometimes get calls from people who are thinking about a divorce, and believe that speaking with me is the best place to start looking for answers.  The truth is that I am the person to talk to once you have decided to get a divorce.

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If you have visited this blog or my site before, you can probably tell that I am a big fan of uncontested divorces.  You would think that as a lawyer, I would prefer the litigated, never-ending contested divorce with the high fees.  The truth is that I get happier clients with uncontested divorces […]

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The media has made much about the record time in which Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise settled their divorce differences (less than two weeks).   But the time frame is not as important as what happened during that time, since reportedly both sides were involved in “marathon negotiations.”   By all accounts, though, […]

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When Katie Holmes filed for divorce from Tom Cruise in late June, the tabloids and news outlets seemed to be making a big deal about the apparent surprise factor for Cruise.  For everyone and anyone salivating for details about what went sour in the relationship and what was to come during divorce court, their Continue Reading

Whether a divorce is initially uncontested or contested, an agreement can often be the best alternative to a trial. An agreement in a divorce can be either one reached through mediation or one reached after the parties negotiate without a mediator.

But while an agreement can be better than a trial to […]

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