Countless men and fathers in New Jersey have had their income affected by the COVID-19 lockdown. Many of these same men have been paying spousal support since their divorce was finalized and granted, sometimes years ago. At the time of their divorce, nobody involved anticipated anything like the devastating effect on the residents of New […]
The lockdown has resulted in huge numbers of New Jersey men and fathers being laid off or having their wages or salary reduced. This is creating a serious financial hardship for them when they are having trouble just paying their rent and buying food. As is the case with modifying child custody or visitation schedules […]
It happens fairly often: The ex-wife of a New Jersey man or father remarries and I get a call from him asking what impact this will have on the spousal and child support payments he has been making under the terms of their divorce.
When a man or father in New Jersey is getting divorced, often one of their concerns is “How much will I have to pay in alimony and child support?” The alimony question can have a complicated answer because it depends on the income of both spouses and is something that is part of the negotiation […]
When I first began practicing family law, nearly all of the income and assets in a marriage were acquired by the husband. Today, with a growing number of women owning successful businesses or holding high-powered, high-paying executive positions, it’s not uncommon for the wife to be as well-off financially as her husband. As a result, […]