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Welcome to my Blog. Here you will find helpful articles that cover most aspects of Family Law.
A Divorce formally dissolves a legal marriage.
Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 208 presents the guidelines on how to proceed with a Divorce, including how to file for divorce on a specific ground of misconduct (adultery, abandonment, abuse, etc.) or via an irretrievable breakdown of the marriage.
There are two types of divorce, contested and uncontested.
After going through a divorce or child custody case you may be faced with important financial decisions regarding the needs of your children. The financial future of your children is an important issue that must be handled in the proper manner. Ensuring the financial needs of your children are met is the main goal in every child support case.
Have you or your spouse recently filed for divorce? A divorce can be a scary and confusing time, and on top of that dealing with the complicated legal system on your own may be more than you can handle. Here are a few reasons that you should consider when deciding whether to hire an attorney during a divorce proceeding.
If you have a Divorce Agreement or a Custody and Parenting Agreement there will come a time when the terms of that agreement require a review.
In most aspects, same sex couples face the same legal issues that heterosexual couples face when it comes to marriage. In Massachusetts, the laws regarding what constitutes a valid marriage are the same regardless of whether the couples are heterosexual or not.