If you’re a man in New Jersey who is in the midst of divorce, you know how challenging it can be to come to any kind of agreement with your spouse. However, many men want to settle their divorce out of court, so they try to make things work in mediation or during other negotiation processes. No divorce settlement is a perfect science, and courts do rely on the judge’s … [Read more...] about How to Know If Your Divorce Settlement Is Unfair
Alimony Rights for Men
As a family law attorney, I field many questions from current and potential clients about every aspect of family law. One of the most common topics that clients have questions about is alimony, also known as spousal support or spousal maintenance. There are a lot of misconceptions about alimony, which leads many men to believe they will be required to pay a considerable monthly … [Read more...] about How Much Alimony Will I Pay After My Divorce?
Many fathers and husbands take pride in providing for their family, so they have been the primary wage earner in their marriage. It is still more common for a mother to stay at home with the children than a father, which means many dads have the opportunity to advance in their careers and increase their income over time. When parents divorce, this means that the father is more … [Read more...] about Minimize the Impact of Paying Alimony and Child Support
Men's divorce lawyers in New Jersey often advise their clients that they will need to continue paying alimony until their ex remarries. Did you know that you may be able to terminate these payments before your ex spouse is legally married? Cohabitation may be grounds for a termination of alimony payments in New Jersey. First we have to determine what constitutes cohabitation, … [Read more...] about How Cohabitation in New Jersey Affects Alimony
As spousal roles have evolved beyond those once customary, so have men’s divorce rights towards fair and reasonable post-marriage financial resolutions and alimony. In the past, divorce alimony laws have been biased towards women regardless of husbands’ financial wherewithal. But times have changed, and New Jersey divorce and alimony laws reflect emerging economic equity for … [Read more...] about Alimony for Divorced and Divorcing Husbands in New Jersey