Read Family Law updates, news, and legal commentary from leading lawyers and law firms:
What is an appeal and how do I know if I should appeal?
What is a petition for dissolution of marriage and what does it mean to serve the petition?
How long will it take for my divorce to be final and how much will it cost?
What is spousal maintenance and how is it determined in Arizona?
Protecting Separate Property in Arizona: Basic Principles
How Can I Make the Most Out of the First Meeting?
Can I appeal my divorce case?
Civilized Divorce through Mediation
Yours, Mine and Ours (not yet!): An Update on the Patentability of Human Genes
Same-Sex Marriage Cases in 90 Seconds
Tom Cruise's Divorce Lawyer: Money Motivates Quick Settlements
Allen Matkins Sponsors CASA Hispanic Advisory Council Art Workshop for Kids
Losing a loved one is difficult enough, but having to deal with settling the deceased person's estate can amplify the stress and grief. Usually, when someone dies, an executor is appointed to carry out the wishes of the...more
Phoenix business law firm Jaburg Wilk's Board Certified Family Law Specialist Mitchell Reichman discusses what Spousal Maintenance is and how it is determined in Arizona. He also describes the time frame associated with...more
Phoenix business law firm Jaburg Wilk's Board Certified Family Law Specialist, Mitchell Reichman discusses best practices in protecting separate property in Arizona. He talks about various family topics such as community...more
The most obvious use of an asset search is when a client is injured in an automobile accident client or personal injury case. The attorney representing his clients must use due diligence to determine whether the person or...more
Mitchell Reichman, a Board Certified Family Law Specialist at Phoenix Arizona law firm Jaburg & Wilk, P.C. talks about how one can make the most of the first initial meeting with an attorney. He talks about what should be...more
Camilo Hernandez was fifteen years old when he was arrested for allegedly helping Cristian Argeta, an adult shoot into a group of six Afican American teenagers in Compton. Before shooting, Hernandez and Argeta yelled...more
We recently obtained a judgment discharging more than $57,000.00 in student loans on behalf of our clients through a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Adversary Proceeding. The conclusions of law are timely for future cases. A medical...more
The events leading up to, and actually getting a divorce from your spouse can be one of the most difficult times in a person's life. But does the actual divorce process have to add unwanted stress? There is a better way to...more
Sept. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Marilyn Chinitz, partner at Blank Rome LLP, talks with Bloomberg Law's Spencer Mazyck about representing Tom Cruise in his divorce from Katie Holmes and motivating factors for quick settlements. ...more
Never before has collaboration become so important in meeting the needs of high net worth clients. Faced with so much uncertainty, the most important role of the advising team is to focus on what they can help the client...more
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 12:00 Noon
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This fast-moving 1-hour program will highlight no cost and low cost tactics that family law firms can implement immediately to generate new client revenue. And you’ll learn...more
When someone talks about price it’s the best BUYING Signal you can ask for.
Evenif it is a price objection, the prospect has made that mental leap and thought about owning what you have to sell.
The request for the...more
In September, CASA's Hispanic Advisory Council (HAC) hosted a lunch and art event for Orange County foster youth at the Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (OCCCA) in the Artist's Village of downtown Santa Ana. Renowned...more
Demographic trends —delayed marriages, considerable wealth being created pre- marriage, and an almost 50% rate of divorce—bring an urgency to the issue of apportioning the active and passive components of the growth in value...more
It is more important to look at value than cost in choosing a lawyer. Mary G. Commander, www.commanderlaw.com...more
We're definitely in a double-dip recession, and it will affect consumers clients in divorce, credit cards, bankruptcy, real estate, traffic tickets, job discrimination, litigation, immigration, wills and crime....more
A FAQ to help answer some questions for attorneys thinking of making the jump to solo practice, or for recent law grads who are wondering what they can do in this job market. ...more
Welcome to our Summer Private Client Newsletter.
In this edition, we see why divorcing couples must consider mediation before being allowed to go to court.
There’s a warning from the Ombudsman that people should...more
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Marlton, NJ – There’s only 3 days left to register for the free online webinar entitled “Building the Family Law Practice:...more
To anyone on Twitter, raise your hand if you don’t pay attention to your number of followers. No matter how not vain you claim to be, your follower number is something that tugs oh-so-gently at your consciousness.
Finding photos and images to use on your blog can be difficult, if you don't want to pay for them and you don't want to infringe on another's copyright.
Here's how to find high quality photos and images to use on your...more
There is a significant market that attorneys are missing that is terrible underserved by the legal profession. Working with veterans to qualify them for the Improved Pension Benefit is a very profitable practice for those...more
Edith G. Osman, a shareholder of the law firm of Carlton Fields, recently received the Junior League of Miami’s “Women Who Make a Difference” award.
Osman was recognized with the three other honorees at the Junior League’s...more
It never hurts to get a second opinion in your legal matter....more
Corporations spend billions each year developing creative advertising and marketing campaigns to attract more clients. They realize creativity is the key to standing out in a saturated marketplace. So, how do they stand...more