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Flat Fee Divorce Checklist

On August 18, 2017 By

Like most divorce lawyers, the question most people ask me is, “how much does it cost to get a divorce?”  Or, “how much do you charge for a divorce?”

Whenever possible, I try to charge a flat fee.  However, not all divorces can be done for a flat fee.  For […]

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When it comes to children and divorce, plenty of studies consider whether it’s better to stay together for the sake of the children in a high-conflict marriage or for the parents to divorce. 

While we may look to studies to help us answer these questions for our own situation, the truth […]

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My first infographic about divorce… I don’t think I’m right-brain enough to create these things.  Hopefully, the last part makes the point clear enough.

 

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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.

The three […]

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A few years ago the idea of divorces online would have seemed like a crazy one. Nowadays?  Not so much– today we are making payments, getting an education and being entertained online.

Divorce, though, is not one of those things we can do completely online in Florida.  But I believe we are […]

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The underpinning of a significant relationship is healthy love.  I’ve found this to be true of relationships with family, significant others/spouse, friends, etc.  As with most human experiences, I don’t think I’m alone in making this observation.

The dominant feeling we feel or think about when we refer to love is how […]

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Celebrity Breakups- Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck

Last week I was reading an excerpt of an interview with Jennifer Garner, in which she of course spoke about her divorce from Ben Affleck. I consider Ms. Garner an atypical celebrity in that she doesn’t seem to go after headlines for the sake of […]

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Part of the bad reputation of divorce comes from what I call the horror stories of divorce we may hear from others. The other part of the bad reputation of divorce has more to do with how we think about marriage.

The horror stories usually involve one spouse seeking revenge through litigation. Revenge is the […]

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While doing some random blog reading a couple of days ago, I came across a post, The Pursuit of Happiness Makes Life Shallow, from Penelope Trunk.

It reminded me of that John Lennon quote, “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”

Happiness is a lot […]

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Churning is not a legal concept as such, but it is something to think about if you’re getting a divorce. The thing is…you’re not going to like what it means.

When used as a verb, churn means to agitate or shake. It can apply when you’re making butter, when your stockbroker trades […]

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