The Different Types of Divorce

People often think of the divorce process as "one size fits all". However, there are a number of different types of divorce processes.  The method that a couple chooses is typically influenced by how well they can reach agreement in the dissolution of their marriage.  Alimony, child support, cust...


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The Best Way To Make Shared Joint Custody Schedules Work

Written by Cherie Morris, JD, Parent Coordinator and Divorce Coach

So, you’re getting a divorce. You’ve likely contemplated an array of important decisions. It’s essential to be informed about the choices you make during this life transition, even if the divorce isn’t your first choice.

To accomp...


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Smart Thinking: Navigating the Private School Admissions Process

Written by Jamie Bakal

Divorce, when there are kids involved, can make the unraveling of everyday life seem like a daunting task. Add in life-changing decisions, like applying to private school, and it can heighten the process, taking on whole new levels of stress and drama. Or perhaps you’re on ...


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Coparenting Through Coronavirus: 2 Divorce Lawyers Do It Well

Written by Divorce Attorneys & Former Spouses Vanessa Hammer and Brendan Hammer

From lost jobs to lost homes, from reduced income to reduced interaction, and from kid’s staying away from Spring Break to kid’s staying with infected persons – COVID-19 is animating almost every aspect of what we do ...


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How long does it take to get divorced?

Before you file for divorce, you probably want to know how long it’s going to take. There are many factors that go into answering this question, from the relevant law in your state, to how overloaded your local court and clerk’s office are, to the particularities of your case.


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