You Want to Divorce, Your Spouse Does Not: What’s Next?
Published on August 7, 2017
Once the decision has been made to end a Virginia marriage, the next step is to sit down and discuss the matter with one's spouse. This can be a difficult prospect, especially in cases in which the other party is expected to be resistant to ending the mar...
Child Custody Concerns During the School Year
Published on August 22, 2017
As parents settle into the back-to-school rhythm, some will have a more challenging time than others. It can take some time to adjust after a divorce, as parents learn to share the responsibilities of their children's school and extracurricular activitie...
FAQ Friday – Child Support
Published August 25, 2017 by
is a complex legal issue that can involve numerous factors including income, healthcare costs, child care costs, number of children involved, employment status, and more. In this week’s FAQ Friday, Rebecca W...
Four Dirty Divorce Tricks That May Cost You In Court
Published on September 20, 2017
is stressful enough. Don’t make it worse by fighting with your soon-to-be-ex over emotionally charged tweets, a destroyed car or a shopping spree you took with their credit card. When you are in the midst of a divorce, put your desire to get revenge on a cheating spouse on ice. Y...
Who Gets the Engagement Ring if the Couple Splits Before Marriage?
Published October 5, 2017 by
Engagements, unfortunately, don’t always lead to wedded bliss. Sometimes a fiancé discovers he or she is in love with the engagement ring — but not with the person who proposed marriage — and wants to hang on to the valuable bauble after the brea...
FAQ Friday – Non Citizen Divorce
Published October 27, 2017 by
In this week’s FAQ Friday, Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explains the legal implications surrounding non-citizen .
Wade says issues most often arise when a non-citize...