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Child Support in Arizona

Arizona Child Support There are a lot of misconceptions about child support in divorce cases. Either parent may be required to pay their share of the child rearing expense. It is not always the mother who receives child support payments. Support is awarded based on a variety of criteria this can include: the income of […]

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Domestic Violence Laws in Arizona

Arizona Domestic Violence Stories of domestic charges appear to be in the news every week. In Arizona, a DV by itself is not a crime. It is merely a description of the relationship between the victim and the criminal. So, in Arizona a person can be charged with domestic violence-abuse, domestic violence-criminal damage, and domestic […]

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Deadly Year For Arizona Drivers

Last Modified Arizona Drivers in 2015 From January 2015 through September 2015, 891 people died as a result of motor vehicle accidents in the state of Arizona. There are several contributing factors to this unusually high amount of fatalities for Arizona drivers. An AZCentral article addressed that gas prices were low allowing people to drive […]

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Divorce

Kids and Divorce When seeking a divorce to legally dissolve your marriage, it’s essential to keep your children and their feelings in mind. Divorce will have a long-term effect on your family and your children’s lives. Discussing your pending divorce with your children is an important step that will facilitate communication throughout the divorce process, […]

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Surviving The Holidays After Divorce

Divorce Over the Holidays The holidays are usually about family and closeness, which can be difficult to cope with when you are going through a divorce toward the end of the year. If you have children, it is important that you focus on their needs before your own, and make the holidays memorable for them. […]

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Questions To Ask Your Divorce Lawyer

How to Vet Your Divorce Lawyer Experience How many divorce cases have you handled? Of those cases, how many have you been able to settle out of court? Does your firm practice collaborative divorce? Are you familiar with my spouse or my spouse’s attorney? What are your thoughts on mediation and negotiation versus going to […]

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Most Common Mistakes That Lead To Divorce

Mistakes that Lead to Divorce There are many different behaviors from both spouses that could lead to divorce, and when the time comes to make that emotional decision, experienced family law attorneys are here to make sure you are legally and financially protected. Here are three common behaviors and mistakes that lead to divorce: […]

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6 Top Qualities of a Divorce Lawyer

Divorce Lawyer Qualities Choosing a reputable divorce lawyer can be overwhelming. Here are some of the top qualities to look for in a good divorce lawyer that is on your side, and will stay there throughout the divorce process: Demeanor You want to make sure that your family lawyer is one that can handle […]

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Tips for Successful Divorce Mediation

Arizona Divorce Mediation Divorce mediation is an opportunity for couples going through a divorce to work out a resolution for different aspects of divorce, whether it be child support or custody, or financial discussions. Mediation can often serve as a great way for both parties to compromise on issues that they may have otherwise fought […]

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