What Is (And What Isn’t) Child Abuse

As an Arizona State Bar Certified Specialist in family law matters in Arizona, I am often involved in cases where child abuse is alleged by or against one or both parties.  Child abuse is a very serious matter, and the

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DIVORCED? NOW WHAT?

As a State Bar Certified Specialist in family law matters in Arizona, I often find myself advising clients who have just finished a divorce on what their next steps need to be now that the divorce is over. One very

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Dealing With Your “Ex” Over The Holidays

As an Arizona State Bar Certified Specialist in divorce and family law matters here in Arizona, I have noticed that the holidays tend to give rise to heated disagreements as both parents seek to spend quality time with the children.

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Should I Change My Name?

On occasion I am asked for my opinion as to what my clients should do, keep their name, or change their name.  Unlike the other issues that you face in a divorce case, this issue is largely a personal preference

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The Marital Home In Divorce Cases

On difficult decision that many people face during a divorce relates to deciding what to do with the marital home. The judge has three basic decisions available, which include:  1) Wife buys out Husband’s interest in the home; 2) Husband

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