Blog Posts in August, 2018

  • The first half of the year is over and that fact has never been more important to divorcing couples than it is this year, 2018. Why? Because last year, Congress passed a sweeping tax reform law which changes the financial landscape for couples who are currently divorcing or will file for divorce in the future. Simply put, if you are the higher-earning spouse, your window of opportunity for ...
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  • DANGER, DANGER! Think Deep Before You Purchase!!!

    || 14-Aug-2018

    In recent years, it has become increasingly popular for couples to purchase homes together before tying the knot. Getting the keys before the ring has more legal repercussions than most people can imagine. This is especially so if the wedding doesn’t occur. So, before you say yes to the house, talk to an attorney about how doing so may impact you, your finances, etc. I would almost always ...
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  • Why Do You Charge a Consultation Fee and What Will I Get For It?

    || 1-Aug-2018

    Often clients searching for legal services look for free initial consultations. Free consultations are common, but the chance of you securing true legal advice during those appointments is rare. That is why I do not offer consultations. Consultations are usually not much more than a meet and greet with a legal professional to see whether their office location is convenient for you or whether you ...
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