With New Jersey on the growing list of states telling people to stay in their home, many men and fathers are calling to ask about their support payments, visitation rights and those of their ex-spouse when the dad is the custodial parent. When all of the issues surrounding a divorce were negotiated and agreed to […]
Telling children that their parents will be splitting up and living apart can be tricky. If you get it wrong, it can take a long time to repair the emotional damage. But there are some general guidelines fathers can follow when it is time to tell their kids.
Divorce is a significant event in anyone’s life because it represents the sad conclusion of dashed dreams and hopes. Yet many people rush into it blindly, only vaguely aware of what they want as the outcome and the steps needed in knowing how to go from a bad marriage to a new life. Even though […]
As more and more divorced couples remarry, something I am hearing from divorced dads that we’ve represented in their divorce is that conflicts arise between them, their ex and her new spouse or partner, and children from the father’s first marriage. More often than not, the problems usually revolve around schooling. “My ex’s new husband […]
It may be one of the saddest types of calls I get in my career as a divorce lawyer for men in New Jersey. “My ex is trying to turn the kids against me,” is roughly how the calls go. “What can I do to stop her?” Divorce is scary enough as it is for […]