Shared Parenting Laws In Delaware, Franklin, Licking & Union Counties
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If you are ending your marriage or suing for custody of a child born outside marriage you should not only know about Ohio’s guidelines for determining...
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Most Common Reasons for Divorce
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Not all marriages fail for the same reason.Factors are endless, and even studies published by major universities disagree on what causes divorce. Neve...
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What is a Separation Agreement?
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Q: What is a Separation Agreement?Any couple going through dissolution in Ohio is required to have a Separation Agreement. This is essentially a legal...
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The Ultimate Guide: Preparing for a Divorce
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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.Wh...
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Ten New Year Resolutions for Divorced Parents
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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 Complicated Issue of Child Custody
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One Size Doesn't Fit AllChild custody cases can be the most difficult ones in Family Law court. The “best interests” standard comes before the courts ...
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The Ways Children of Divorce Love Differently
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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 see...
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Cheating Spouse? Avoid These Mistakes
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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.Ins...
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Marriage Killing Careers
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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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I've Hired a Divorce Attorney: Now What?
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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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What is a Legal Separation and What are the Main Benefits?
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When it comes to ending a relationship, the word “separation” can be a confusing term.While there are many different types of informal separations, th...
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Divorce Hearing No Show: What Happens if You or Your Spouse Don't Show Up?
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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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Dissolution vs. Divorce: Which one is Right for You?
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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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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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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 particu...
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Ohio Dissolution FAQ: Nine Commonly Asked Questions
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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 div...
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Questions to Consider Before Hiring a Divorce Attorney
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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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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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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 spouse...
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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 brea...
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