October 6, 2015

Should I Sign a Prenup?

Should I Sign a Prenuptial Agreement?

Prenuptial agreements are not only for celebrities and billionaires. They have become increasingly more common based on the growing number of individuals that get…

October 2, 2015

What is a Divorce from Bed and Board and Does it Apply in My Case?

For couples no longer living together as husband and wife, establishing a date of separation and becoming legally separated in North Carolina does not require a court order or any…

September 29, 2015

Post-Divorce: Does My Child Need Therapy

It is no secret that divorce is tough on children, but does that mean that every child should attend therapy after their parents’ divorce? Not necessarily. Every child is different…

September 17, 2015

Nesting: A Custody Arrangement That Truly Puts the Child First

What is nesting?

Nesting is a child-centered custody arrangement that has recently become more common among divorced parents. Rather than the child staying at Mom’s house for one week and…

September 10, 2015

Gray Divorce: The Implications of Divorce for Individuals 50 and Older

If a couple can make it through twenty years of marriage they can survive anything life throws at them, right? Not according to recent studies.  Individuals over the age of…

August 17, 2015

Don’t be Afraid to Mediate – Part Two

Managing Expectations Towards a Successful Outcome

Bad behavior during a marriage does not waive a party’s property division rights.  

The bad behavior of one spouse may be the reason for…

August 13, 2015

Don’t Be Afraid to Mediate – Part One

North Carolina allows couples to resolve property division, alimony, child custody, child support and other divorce-related issues as they see fit so long as the couple can come to an…

June 9, 2015

Post-Marital Agreements: A Little Known Resource

By Leslie Marion

Many people are familiar with agreements referred to under North Carolina law as “prenuptial” or “pre-marital” agreements and are equally familiar with separation agreements. These agreements are…

April 16, 2015

Is my spouse cheating?

Are you and your spouse out of sync? Do you just have this sixth sense that things are not right in your marriage? Does your spouse refuse to look at…

April 1, 2015

Conscious Uncoupling—For Hollywood Only?

Last year, Gwyneth Paltrow and Chis Martin announced that they would “consciously uncouple” after more than ten years of marriage and two children. Many people rolled their eyes at that…

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