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Marital Property after Spouses Separate, part 2

26 July, 2010 by Lawrence in Divorce, Property Division
Suppose the wife of a wealthy lawyer files for divorce in January, and the couple spends several months negotiating a settlement. Eight months later, they still haven't got the divorce settled, and the lawyer gets awarded a big fee in a case he's been working on for several years. When I say ... read more...

Dating while Separated

So what's the problem? The divorce has been filed. The parties are separated. The kids are spending time with each parent. The divorce is so close you can taste it, why not go ahead get out there, have some fun, and re-enter the dating scene? read more...

Marital Property After Spouses Separate

25 March, 2010 by Lawrence in Divorce, Property Division
Is the stuff we purchase after the separation marital property or separate property? read more...

What Documentation do I Need During My Divorce?

9 March, 2010 by Lawrence in Divorce, Property Division
This is an example of the documents I'll need in order to proceed with your divorce (this may change depending on your situation). Gathering some of these may involve a little time and effort on your part,but this is the documentation I need in order to protect your rights and make sure you ... read more...

Khloe and Lamar Reach Prenuptial Agreement

The subject of prenuptial (also called an antenuptial) agreeements certainly make for good entertainment in sitcoms and tablids. While many people think they know what a "prenup" is and how one works, misconceptions about. I'm going to give you a quick summary of how these agreements work in ... read more...

Letterman May be Facing Divorce

As could have been predicted, rumors are that Letterman's wife wants a divorce. If so, I'll be watching with interest as his case would touch on a couple of issues I've written about recently. I had written about whether or not Hugh Hefner's wife could use "adultery" as grounds, and I've ... read more...

Property Division During Divorce

30 September, 2009 by Lawrence in Divorce, Property Division
My clients are often very concerned about the property division in a divorce. Everybody has heard stories about someone getting "cleaned out" and being left with nothing while their spouse lives in the lap of luxury. Does this really happen? Is it fair? What can you do to stop it? read more...