2/20/2015

Rabbi Mendel Epstein’s heart may have been in the right place when he tried to help Jewish women get a divorce from their unwilling husbands.  However, the methods he allegedly used to “convince” the husbands to consent to the divorce have placed...

2/2/2015

     At some point while representing a divorced/divorcing client, I ask him/her: “When did you realize your marriage was over?”  The responses usually fall into (3) three categories:

1.  Before the...

1/22/2015

Your lawyer can counsel you before mediation.

Before you start the mediation process, your own independent lawyer can help you chose the right mediator for your case. She can tell you the relevant documents to bring to...

10/16/2014

“Help me help you.” – Jerry McGuire

     During the course of the attorney-client relationship, I will ask you for many, many documents, among other information. I can’t put into words the value of having a client that is organized,...

9/23/2014

It is sometimes easy to forget that celebrities are humans too, and not quite as "larger than life" as they seem. As such, they are prone to the same trials and tribulations as everyone else, which includes relationship troubles. Here we present...

9/12/2014

     An exciting career opportunity.  A remarriage.  A much needed support system.  A lower cost of living.   Going “home” to the family and friends you left when you moved to New Jersey with your now ex-spouse.  There are many possible reasons...

8/7/2014

     This is probably the most commonly asked question during a consultation. This blog is intended to provide a very basic overview of the calculation of child support in New Jersey. Bear in mind that like many other areas of...

6/9/2014

As societies and relationships change, the subject of divorce in America remains steadfast. What could be accounting for this rise in divorce? Changing attitudes about monogamy? Marriage in general? Our below infographic seeks to highlight a few...

5/28/2014

     Regardless of whether your kids are teenagers or toddlers, the most difficult part of the divorce process is telling them that mommy and daddy are getting a divorce.  To minimize the adverse emotional impact this conversation will have on...

5/20/2014

     Time and time again, we have heard one of two variations of this question during an initial consultation with a potential client.  Sometimes we are speaking with a person who made the difficult decision of telling their...

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