Category Archives: New Jersey Family Law Blog

Hudson County Divorce Lawyer Discusses Your Spouse Hiding Assets

Hudson County Divorce Lawyer

How Can I Find My Spouse’s Hidden Assets? Hidden assets can lead to a very difficult conversation. Too often, a client comes into my office as a Hudson County Divorce Lawyer, and says, “I think my spouse has more money,” or “I think my spouse’s compensation package is actually quite different from what’s showing on […]

Traveling Internationally with Children

New Jersey Child Custody Attorney

Can I Travel to Another Country with My Children? I am often asked as a New Jersey Child Custody Attorney, if one parent can travel to another country with the children.  What if one spouse wants to travel internationally – either during or at the conclusion of the divorce. This is often a strenuously litigated […]

Types of Child Custody Arrangements

New Jersey Family Law Attorney Explains the Different Types of Custody

What Types of Child Custody Arrangements are Available? As an Essex County Family Law Attorney, I get questions all the time from clients about the different types of child custody. Custody is one of the most important issues in the case. I really do divide my cases involving children into two components. There’s the money component, […]

Hudson County Family Law Attorney Answers How Long a Parent Has to Pay Child Support

New Jersey Family Law Attorney Answers How Long a Parent Has to Pay Child Support

How Long Do I Have to Pay Child Support For? As a Hudson County Family Law Attorney, I often get questions from clients about time a parent has to pay child support. The duty to pay child support belongs to both parents in a divorce. In New Jersey we use a calculation, there’s a formula […]

New Jersey Divorce Attorney Discusses Private Schools

New Jersey Divorce Attorney Discusses Private Schools

How Do Divorcing Parent’s Handle Private School? As a New Jersey Divorce Attorney, I get questions all the time from clients about their children going to a private school. Parents that are getting divorced that have their children enrolled in private schools have additional considerations. How long has that child been in the private school? […]

Essex County Family Law Attorney Discusses Extracurricular Activities for Children

New Jersey Divorce Attorney

Which Parent Pays for Our Child’s After School Activities? As a Essex County Family Law Attorney, I often get questions from clients about handling the extracurricular activities of the children. When parents are getting divorced, the children need to be a focal point in the process. Extracurricular activities are not something that’s included in the basic […]

Hudson County Divorce Attorney Discusses Not Controlling the Start

New Jersey Divorce Attorney Discusses Not Controlling the Start of Divorce

My Spouse Wants a Divorce, What Should I Do? As a Hudson County Divorce Attorney, I often get questions from clients who are surprised that their spouse has started the process for a divorce. When someone else is controlling the start of your journey, it can be very, very unsettling. Your spouse has decided to […]

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Discusses Ground Rules for Family

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Discusses Ground Rules for Family

How Can I Keep My Divorce Out of Family Conversation? As a New Jersey Divorce Lawyer, I get questions all the time from clients regarding extended families and setting ground rules for them. As you navigate your journey to a divorce, inevitably in the extended family everyone’s going to have advice. Whether it’s your mother, […]

Essex Family Law Attorney Discusses Who is Going to Pay for Alimony

New Jersey Family Law Attorney Discusses Paying Alimony

Who Pays for Alimony? As a Essex Family Law Attorney, I often get questions from clients about the compensation of alimony. Who pays alimony? That’s a hot-button topic. You’re typically going to see alimony in a case where one spouse was the financially dependent spouse and one spouse was the wage earner. It doesn’t mean that […]

Hudson County Divorce Attorney Discusses the Overall Process

New Jersey Divorce Attorney Discusses the Overall Process

What Happens During a Divorce? As a Hudson County Divorce Attorney I will often receive questions regarding the overall divorce process.  The journey to a divorce has many phases. Initially someone’s drafting a complaint; someone’s filing a complaint. The other party’s responding. I’m often asked is it better to be the plaintiff or the defendant. […]