Preparation is Key for a Successful Divorce
Published on May 05, 2017
For Virginia spouses who are getting ready to file for , there is no such thing as being over prepared. Those who put in the time and effort to get ready for their divorce can reap the rewards of a faster, easier and more advantageous end to their marriage. The following tips are offered in...
FAQ Friday – Protective Orders
Published July 21, 2017
If you've ever feared your safety is being threatened by another person, you may need to seek a . In this week's FAQ Friday, Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken and Leischner partner Rebecca Wade explains the difference between emergency, temporary and permanent orders.
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 activities....
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 Wad...
El Viernes FAQ – Divorcio: Problemas Si No Eres Ciudadano
Published November 03, 2017 by
En el FAQ Friday de esta semana, Rebecca Wade, abogada de Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, explica las implicaciones legales que rodean si no eres no ciudadano en Virginia.
Wade dice que los problem...
7 Things You Need To Know About Pets & Divorce: Jessica Leischner on the Since My Divorce Podcast
Published November 21, 2017 by
The question of who gets the pet during a divorce can be one of the most emotional issues of the entire process. Jessica Leischner, family law attorney and partner at Wade, G...
What Are the Grounds for Divorce in Virginia? – FAQ Friday
Published December 15, 2017 by
It’s a question family law attorney Rebecca Wade gets all the time: What are the grounds for divorce in Virginia? In this week’s FAQ Friday, Wade explains the difference between fault-based divorce and no-fault divorce.
In a fault-based divorce, the spouse filing has to prov...
Virginia’s “Shall Arrest” Statute Part 2 – FAQ Friday
Virginia’s “Shall Arrest” statute states that when the police are called to a residence and there is probable cause that an act of domestic violence has occurred, they “shall arrest” the primary physical aggressor. Domestic violence attorney Rebecca Wad...
Relocation & Child Custody Considerations – FAQ Friday
Published September 14, 2018 by
There are many factors to consider when deciding whether or not child custody relocation is right for you and your child. Family law attorney Rebecca Wade explains these child custody considerations on this week’s FAQ Friday.
If you’re a parent considering relocation, there ...
Is It Hard to Get a Custody Relocation Case Approved?
Published September 21, 2018 by
“I’m noticing that it is getting harder and harder to get relocation cases approved,” says family law attorney Rebecca Wade. “There has been a shift in recent years towards more cases of shared custody."