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Three Divorce Preparation Recommendations

10 November 2017
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Slowly realizing that your marriage could be heading toward its end is unsettling and upsetting for many people each year. Knowing that you're just one of the people exploring divorce may not ease any pain, but because it's not uncommon, there are actions others have taken which you might find to be helpful now. These preparation recommendations can provide surer footing when you're ready to bring your marriage to a close: Read More …

Why The Wording Of Your Prenuptial Agreement Is Important

27 July 2017
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Crafting a prenuptial agreement may not be the most romantic thing to do just before your marriage, but it can save you considerable heartache late on. That will only be possible, however, if you get the wording on your prenuptial agreement right. Here are some of the reasons the wording of your prenuptial agreement may render it invalid: It Is Unconscionable After you have drafted your prenuptial agreement, read it again to confirm that it is conscionable. Read More …

Four Reasons It’s Important to Hire a Criminal-Defense Attorney

10 November 2016
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Have you been charged with a crime but think you're going to be able to defend yourself in court? This is usually never a good idea, no matter how smart you are or how well you know how the criminal-justice system works. Even if you're charged with a minor crime, it's always in your best interest to hire a lawyer. Here are four reasons it's important to hire a criminal-defense attorney when charged with a crime. Read More …

3 Actions That Can Destroy Your Pending Child Custody Case

17 May 2016
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If you are currently in the midst of a custody battle over the custody of your child or your children, it is important to consider your own actions. It is possible to lose your case without even meaning to, so make sure that you avoid these three actions, all of which can potentially destroy your child custody case. 1. Not Taking it Seriously Child custody matters are very serious, and it's important to treat them that way. Read More …

Faqs About Child Support

9 February 2016
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Once the court determines which parent has custody of a child, the next issue that must be decided is financial support. Whether you are the custodial or non-custodial parent, understanding how child support works is important. If you and the other parents are in the process of negotiating child support, here is what you need to know.  Can Child Support Be Based on Ability to Earn? When determining how much child support is necessary, the court can look at a number of factors. Read More …

About Me
Debating Whether to Hire a Divorce Lawyer? Let Me Help!

Hi All! My name is Jasmine Johnson. I am a 38-year-old systems analyst with two children. I enjoy writing and I enjoy helping others, which ultimately is what lead me to create this blog. I am not an attorney, nor am I affiliated with a law firm. I am a woman who found herself in the midst of a divorce a few years ago. I was receive advice from any and everyone I knew. However, I was torn on whether to hire an attorney or whether to file divorce myself. I created this website to give people who are in the same situation as me the ability to learn more about divorce attorneys, so they can make an informed decision on what is best for them and their situation. I hope you find my website helpful.

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