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Informative posts about Divorce, Dissolution, Child Custody and Family Law.

How to Find Closure After Your Marriage Ends

How to Find Closure After Your Marriage Ends
Your relationship has come to an end. But you aren’t satisfied. You want answers. You need closure. But how are you defining closure? Is it a clean br...
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Discovery: What it is and why it's Important for Your Divorce Case

Discovery: What it is and why it's Important for Your Divorce Case
What is Discovery? The term "discovery" refers to the process of the exchange of information between the parties. This information includes each spous...
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What Your Divorce Lawyer Needs to Know

What Your Divorce Lawyer Needs to Know
When you talk to a divorce lawyer about your case, there are several questions you need to ask. But any good attorney should ask you questions as well...
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Questions to Consider Before Hiring a Divorce Attorney

Questions to Consider Before Hiring a Divorce Attorney
Walking into a lawyer's office, especially when your mind and emotions are occupied with a looming divorce, can seem intimidating. However, preparatio...
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Ohio Dissolution FAQ: Nine Commonly Asked Questions

Ohio Dissolution FAQ: Nine Commonly Asked Questions
1) What is the difference between a dissolution and a divorce? In a divorce, the spouses are unable to agree on issues such as child support, property...
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Quick Tips About Divorce Jurisdiction in Ohio

Quick Tips About Divorce Jurisdiction in Ohio
In Ohio, the court that handles divorce and dissolution cases is the Court of Common Pleas which is located in each county. This means a particular co...
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DIY Divorce: Is It Right For You?

DIY Divorce: Is It Right For You?
Thanks to the internet and easily available resources, more and more people are trying Do-It-Yourself divorce. In Ohio, this process is referred to as...
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Dissolution vs. Divorce: Which one is Right for You?

Dissolution vs. Divorce: Which one is Right for You?
In Ohio, a dissolution is a non-adversarial proceeding to legally terminate a marriage. A Dissolution also means that the terms of the divorce are dec...
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Divorce Hearing No Show: What Happens if You or Your Spouse Don't Show Up?

Divorce Hearing No Show: What Happens if You or Your Spouse Don't Show Up?
Some people do allow their divorce to proceed without their participation. Reasons include apathy, guilt, fear, depression or because they are attempt...
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How to Get a Divorce in Ohio

How to Get a Divorce in Ohio
Getting a divorce in Ohio often requires going through several court hearings and participating in numerous rounds of negotiation with your soon to be...
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What is a Legal Separation and What are the Main Benefits?

What is a Legal Separation and What are the Main Benefits?
When it comes to ending a relationship, the word “separation” can be a confusing term. While there are many different types of informal separations, t...
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How to Tell Your Spouse You Want a Divorce

How to Tell Your Spouse You Want a Divorce
While you may have thought about filing for a divorce in Ohio for a long time, the news may come as a shock to your spouse. Divorce, no matter how ami...
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I've Hired a Divorce Attorney: Now What?

I've Hired a Divorce Attorney: Now What?
You may think that after hiring a divorce lawyer, you can simply wait around for your court date, but people who actively participate in their divorce...
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My Divorce is Taking Too Long. What Can I Do?

My Divorce is Taking Too Long. What Can I Do?
Do you feel as though your divorce is taking too long to get through the courts? Each couple’s situation is unique, so the total time it takes for a d...
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Marriage Killing Careers

Marriage Killing Careers
When choosing a career path, or even a job that we need to have to currently satisfy a need—we tend to focus on things like salary, benefits, opportun...
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Cheating Spouse? Avoid These Mistakes

Cheating Spouse? Avoid These Mistakes
Finding out—or even suspecting—that your spouse or partner is having an affair is one of the most hurtful things that can happen to a relationship. In...
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The Ways Children of Divorce Love Differently

The Ways Children of Divorce Love Differently
Even the experts have trouble agreeing, but the divorce rate for first marriages is believed to be between 36% and 42%. As a Family Law Attorney, I se...
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The Complicated Issue of Child Custody

The Complicated Issue of Child Custody
One Size Doesn't Fit All Child custody cases can be the most difficult ones in Family Law court. The “best interests” standard comes before the courts...
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Ten New Year Resolutions for Divorced Parents

Ten New Year Resolutions for Divorced Parents
January is the time to make resolutions for the New Year. But as anyone with a health club membership can tell you, most people give up these resoluti...
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The Ultimate Guide: Preparing for a Divorce

The Ultimate Guide: Preparing for a Divorce

Getting your divorce case to completion will be time consuming, but there are things you can do to make sure that it is over as quickly as possible.

While gathering information and making multiple lists can seem to be one more stressful step in a divorce, it will make things easier for both you and your attorney in the long run.

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