Could a support modification help with school expenses?

It’s no secret that a new school year is nearly upon us. If you haven’t noticed by all the new offerings in Target, Kohl’s or Walmart, the back to school commercials have likely given you a clue. Because of this, newly divorced and separated parents may have disputes...

Child custody and visitation in Maryland

For parents in Maryland who are legally separated or divorced, child custody matters are often a chief concern. In all states, including Maryland, child custody matters are determined based upon what the family law court deems to be in the best interest of a child....

Can you prepare for your first divorce attorney meeting?

The last straw to break the camel’s break, or the decision to finally file for divorce, may be made in the heat of the moment. However, that doesn’t mean that you should come unprepared to your first meeting with a divorce attorney. In fact, a few advance...

Can we get a Divorce if we still live together?

You can get divorced even while living together IF: – You both want the divorce, and – You have no minor children together, and – You have a written agreement that resolves issues of alimony and the division of your property, and – Neither of you are trying to set...

Can a divorce filing affect your tax return preparation?

Although a divorcing couple may come to an agreement regarding the division of their marital property, a recent article reminds us that it can be easy to overlook the potential tax consequences of a divorce. In fact, some of the biggest questions might arise as an...