Family Law and Divorce in New Jersey

couple living together

Articles April 18, 2018

When Cohabitation Threatens New Jersey Alimony

If cohabitation is occurring, alimony can be suspended, terminated, or modified. Here are the rules you need to know in New Jersey.

children playing

Articles April 14, 2018

What Constitutes the “Best Interest of the Child” in New Jersey?

The phrase “best interest of the child” is mentioned all the time in divorce law, but what does it mean? Here’s what you need to know.

professional woman

Articles March 27, 2018

7 Must-Know Tips for Newly Divorced Women Re-Entering the Workforce

Returning to the workforce can be an incredibly empowering experience. Follow these tips to begin the next chapter of your career!

parental kidnapping

Articles March 21, 2018

Does New Jersey Have “Parental Kidnapping” Laws?

Kidnapping is kidnapping, regardless of the offender’s relationship to the child. Always seek legal counsel before making any major custody decisions.

debt and divorce

Articles March 14, 2018

Debt and Divorce: How is it Split?

For every car, there is an auto payment. Who gets stuck with the bill?

mother and child

Articles February 27, 2018

Can I Change My Child’s Name After Divorce?

Changing your child’s name in the State of New Jersey is entirely separate from the divorce process. Here’s how it works.

grandparents

Articles February 23, 2018

Do Grandparents Have Visitation Rights in New Jersey?

Divorce holds consequences for the entire family, not just parents and children. Fortunately, grandparents have options.

maiden name

Articles February 5, 2018

How to Restore Your Maiden Name in New Jersey

Changing your name is a pain, but getting approval from the courts shouldn’t be.

Marriage

Articles January 29, 2018

Is a New Jersey Prenuptial Agreement Right for You?

Making a thoughtful premarital contract can save time, money, and anxiety in the event of the unthinkable.

divorce

Articles January 23, 2018

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