Some high functioning alcoholics are also the major or even the only breadwinner in the family. What advice do you have for the stay-at-home spouse who has little or no access to funds to pay for legal and other professional fees if he or she has decided on divorce?
What happens if someone puts his or her own education or career on hold in order to put a spouse through law school or med school for instance? Is the party entitled to some sort of financial recognition for his or her sacrifice if the marriage ends in divorce?
Have you ever seen a case where an addict was denied a share of any marital property and perhaps even had to repay funds that had been dissipated because of the addiction?
Spousal support, sometimes referred to as spousal maintenance or alimony, is not automatic.…
Maybe, maybe not. The purpose of a typical separation agreement is to create a transition plan that…
What can the spousal support recipient do to protect against the payments ending with the payor’s death or disability?
How does a judge determine if I qualify to receive spousal support?
Spousal support is based on, in any case, the income of both of the parties. The first thing is are…
Spousal support is determined on a temporary basis during the pendency of a divorce. We often use…
Read the transcript of this video below. New Mexico looks at ten different factors in…
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