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Emotional Support for Family Matters

A family lawyer’s work as a “Counselor at Law” may involve some limited family and marriage counseling related to the legal advice being provided. However, the lawyer does not provide Read More

Settlement Agreements, Education Expenses in New Jersey Divorce Cases – Ferrara v. Ferrara

Outside of Court with a Settlement Agreement, divorcing spouses can efficiently and effectively resolve some or all of the issues related to their divorce. The contracts allow the spouses to Read More

Appealing Child Support, Visitation Decisions in New Jersey – Pantagis v. Lantz-Pantagis

Child support and visitation are just some of the issues that regularly come up in New Jersey family law cases. Although many of these issues can often be resolved by Read More

How Are Divorce Proceedings Being Affected by the COVID-19 Quarantine?

Throughout the United States, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed our daily routine in ways that none of us could have ever imagined. Like everyone else, spouses who are already experiencing Read More

Paying Spousal Support after Retirement in New Jersey – Healing v. Healing

New Jersey law generally presumes that spousal support or alimony payments should be terminated when the person making the payments retires. This general presumption is rebuttable, however. As the state’s Read More

Impact of Retirement on Alimony

One of the many questions that often come up in spousal support or alimony cases is whether the support payments continue after the ex-spouse making those payments retires. Alimony may Read More

Who Gets the Stimulus Check When Spouses Are Separated or Divorcing?

Going through a divorce is stressful enough, but the coronavirus pandemic spreading throughout the United States presents additional complications for spouses who have decided to split. In addition to changes Read More

Alimony on a Fixed Income in New Jersey – Brown v. Brown

When a person who is paying or receiving alimony wants to change the arrangement – whether it’s to increase, decrease, or stop the payments altogether – he or she usually Read More

Could the COVID-19 Pandemic Lead to the End of Medical Bankruptcy?

In the middle of an election year where healthcare is already a hotly debated issue, the COVID-19 pandemic has stirred further discussion about whether major changes are necessary. During the Read More

Do I Still Have to Pay Alimony if My Ex Moves in with Someone Else? Chernin v. Chernin

In 2014, there were amendments to the alimony statute.  One provision was that alimony may be suspended or terminated upon cohabitation of the payee spouse. New Jersey Superior Court Family part Read More

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