May 29, 2016

DETECTING AND DEALING WITH PARENTAL ALIENATION SYNDROME

Divorce has many ramifications, especially for children. They are extremely perceptive, and despite attempts to conceal as many of the ugly details about the divorce from […]
May 29, 2016

GRAY DIVORCE” RATES ON THE RISE

People over the age of 50 are getting divorced at a rate like never before. Statistically, people in this age group are two times more likely […]
May 29, 2016

ADOPTION BY RELATIVES IN MISSOURI

In the event that a child is removed from their home by the Missouri Department of Social Services, Children’s Division, title IV-E of the Social Security […]
May 29, 2016

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MISSOURI’S RELOCATION STATUTE

In Missouri, if a parent intends to relocate a child’s principal residence for 90 days or more, they must notify the child’s other parent and do […]
May 29, 2016

PROPERTY DIVISION IN MISSOURI: DIVIDING YOUR HOME IN DIVORCE

A home is a substantial asset. If you and your spouse have decided to divorce, one of the tasks in the divorce proceedings will be to […]
May 29, 2016

DIVORCE 101: CAN MY SPOUSE TAKE AWAY THE MARITAL HOME?

When a couple is facing a divorce, regret tends to surface. Maybe you wish you treated your spouse differently or handled issues with greater maturity. You […]
June 4, 2016

HOW TO OBTAIN AN ORDER OF PROTECTION IN ST. LOUIS

Orders of Protection offer relief from violence, stalking, threatening, and in some cases can enforce obligations such as child support. In Missouri, orders of protection are […]
June 4, 2016

HELPING YOUR CHILDREN COPE WITH DIVORCE

Divorce is often most difficult for the children involved. Your kids are still developing physically, intellectually, and emotionally, so the method and timing you use to […]
May 29, 2016

WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF CHILD CUSTODY AVAILABLE?

Child custody. It is often the most disputed and heated issue involved in a divorce or separation. Parents love their children—that is expected. But how do […]
May 29, 2016

DO UNMARRIED COUPLES HAVE PROPERTY RIGHTS?

According to statistics, there are roughly 51 million households in America with unmarried couples. That is nearly 45% of all households. Between 1990 and 2007, the […]