Instead of focusing on what is not working well in your co-parenting relationship, identify what is going well and accentuate it. https://www.verywellfamily.com/signs-of-a-healthy-coparenting-relationship-2997282
How did a domestic abuse survivor wind up in jail and barred from co-parenting her children? The story of Julie Valadez is a must-read. https://www.propublica.org/article/she-said-her-husband-was-abusive-a-judge-took-away-her-kids-and-ordered-her-arrest
Are you taking your job home with you? It could be causing harm on the home front. https://www.businessinsider.com/signs-your-job-is-ruining-your-marriage-2016-3
Wisconsin is a community property state. What does that mean for your divorce?
You can check on our child support payments at the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families’ website. If your ex is failing to provide support or your circumstances have changed, an experienced family law attorney can help you pursue enforcement or modification of your child support order. https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/cs/pay/account-info
Yes. The same lawyer cannot represent both spouses. It is important to get legal advice from an attorney who is focused on protecting your interests as prenuptial agreements are negotiated, drafted and reviewed.
Guardianship is not always the answer; it is important to consult with an attorney and consider all options for protecting a loved one. Wisconsin is one of five states that require judges to consider less restrictive alternatives to guardianships. https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2022/01/09/1065301762/britney-spears-left-her-guardianship-but-others-who-want-independence-remain-stu
The guardian ad litem’s role is to represent the best interests of the children in family law cases involving issues such as custody and placement and child support. https://www.wisbar.org/forpublic/ineedinformation/pages/guardians-ad-litem.aspx
COVID-19 vaccines are becoming another battleground for divorced parents. Some protracted disagreements have required the appointment of a guardian ad litem to make a recommend for what serves the child’s best interest. https://www.wsaw.com/2022/01/03/family-courts-navigate-covid-19-vaccine-disagreements/
Your divorce can have a tremendous effect on your small business.