orange-handled scissors cut through a marriage certificate and orange rose, signifying a divorce

How to “Win” in a Divorce

How to “Win” in a Divorce For most of us, the definition of “winning” is when you end the game with more points than your opponent. In family law – and especially in divorce – this definition does not apply. If you want to “win” then you must take a different approach and wipe away…

Communications Tips for Divorced Parents

5 Healthy Communication Tips for Divorced Parents

5 Healthy Communication Tips for Divorced Parents   After a divorce, communicating with your ex-spouse can be troublesome and strenuous. The ways you used to communicate with one another may no longer be constructive now that your relationship has undergone a significant change. Dismissing this fact is not an effective (or healthy) route to take…

How Restraining Order Affects you

Restraining Order and How It Can Affect You

Understanding the Process of a Restraining Order and How It Can Affect You   We’ve seen plenty of movies and television shows depict individuals who are threatened with restraining orders. It happens so often (even in comedies) that you can’t help but wonder if the characters truly understand the ramifications or the basic concept of…