During the nearly-quarter century I have been a divorce lawyer for men and fathers in New Jersey, I’ve had clients ask me questions or make statements based on faulty or incomplete information that they found online, or because of something a friend told them. Sadly, there are a ton of misconceptions floating around about how divorce laws in New Jersey work: What the law … [Read more...] about 12 Common Misconceptions Regarding New Jersey Divorce Law
Anatomy of a New Jersey Divorce
Many men have thought about getting divorced for months or years, so once they actually put the plan in motion they hope things will be resolved quickly. Unfortunately, even a quick divorce can take months to conclude. This may happen if family law judges are overwhelmed with cases, or it may happen because an attorney isn’t well-equipped to handle the task at hand. Most … [Read more...] about Why A Divorce May Drag On
When a man is strongly considering divorce, he often wonders if there are benefits to filing first. While many things in the New Jersey divorce process have prescribed timelines and deadlines, this question is highly dependent on the circumstances of each divorce. Here is some general information about the process and the upside or negatives about filing first. Benefits of … [Read more...] about Does It Matter Who Files for Divorce First?
We know that narcissists and wives with high-conflict personalities often put on a false persona in public while showing their spiteful side behind closed doors. During New Jersey divorce proceedings, many men worry that their wife may use this same tactic to get the judge on her side. When looking for a way to counteract this inauthentic behavior, many men wonder whether they … [Read more...] about Are Secretly Recorded Conversations Admissible During a Divorce in New Jersey?
Divorce lawyers and family law attorneys in NJ are hired by their clients to help them understand their rights and navigate the confusing legal process. In addition to the legal challenges men face during this time, divorce and family law for men in New Jersey is also a challenging time emotionally. We don’t often admit that men are just as distraught and fearful about life … [Read more...] about How to Face the Divorce Process with Confidence