Happy New Year: Time to Review Your Legal Needs

Happy New Year: Time to Review Your Legal Needs By Michael Miller You never think you’ll need an attorney, until you do. In fact, there are numerous situations where you need to be prepared and be ready to protect yourself with some advance planning through the assistance of an attorney. As we begin 2016, here are some [...]

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Uncontested Divorce Settlements Benefit From Attorney Guidance

In the State of Georgia the divorce rate for men is 9th highest in the nation, with the divorce rate for women following close behind at 11th highest in the U.S.  The State Bar of Georgia outlines the procedure for divorce, stating you must first file a complaint for divorce in the Superior Court of [...]

Prenuptial Agreements Can Strengthen the Foundation of Your Marriage

The L.A. Times ran a story recently on marriages, death and divorce, and the advantages of having a prenuptial agreement. The article expounded on the fact that most marriages in the 1970’s were first marriages, however today the Census Bureau statistics points to the fact that today marriages are split between first marriages and marriages [...]

What is the Difference Between a No-Fault and a Fault Divorce?

It is unfortunate that the divorce rate in the U.S. has been climbing steadily over the years. At this time it is estimated that 41-50% of all first marriages will end in divorce. The numbers rise even higher for 2nd and 3rd marriages, with 60-67% and 73-75% respectively. With the statistical chance of a marriage [...]

By | October 23rd, 2012|Divorce, Divorce Attorney, Divorce Lawyer|0 Comments

How A Divorce Impacts The Way You File Your Taxes

Divorce impacts all areas of life, including finances. During tax season, it's important to understand how a divorce could influence how you file your 2011 taxes. A Douglasville Divorce Attorney Can Determine Alimony Deduction If you are paying alimony, it is typically deductible on your taxes. This is true even if you don't itemize your deductions. Alimony, also [...]

By | February 17th, 2012|Divorce, Divorce Attorney, Family Law|0 Comments

Tips for Hiring a Divorce Lawyer

Regardless of the circumstances, divorce is a painful experience. There are a lot of details that need to be considered, especially when children are involved. While some divorces can be handled without an attorney, it's best to hire someone that can look after your best interest. Even when the situation is amicable, there are legal matters [...]

By | January 18th, 2012|Divorce, Divorce Attorney, Family Law, General|0 Comments