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How can I adopt a child?

Posted on Jan 7, 2019 by | Blogs.

Adopting a child can be a great way to add to your family. Some people have developed a deep bond with a child already and want to make it a legal adoption. Other people travel to faraway places to adopt a child in need. Both situations prove to grow a family in a beautiful way…. Read more »

Who’s named as the custodial parent after divorce?

Posted on Dec 31, 2018 by | Blogs.

When divorces are finalized, they will solve marital issues. These issues can include child support, alimony, the division of assets and child custody arrangements. Child custody arrangements should always be made with the best interests of the child put first. Their health and safety is the most important aspect of this arrangement. Legal and physical… Read more »

Can modifications be made to marital issues?

Posted on Dec 24, 2018 by | Blogs.

The divorce process is needed for spouses to make important decisions. these decisions are focused on marital issues that need to be addressed. These issues need to be solved during the divorce process in order for the divorce to be finalized. This process can be done in court or in a more private setting. When… Read more »

Can my attorney attend mediation sessions?

Posted on Dec 17, 2018 by | Blogs.

Upon filing for divorce, you will enter into a contested or uncontested divorce. When you enter into an uncontested divorce, you may be able to solve your issues in mediation sessions with your spouse. This process involves a neutral third party that serves as a mediator during these sessions. This individual can help guide you… Read more »

Who is considered to be a juvenile?

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 by | Blogs.

In the state of Georgia, juveniles are children through the ages of 13 years old and 17 years old. These individuals will be charged as juveniles in court, allowing them to avoid the process that adults go through in litigation. Juveniles may face penalties that can result in them going to a juvenile detention center… Read more »

How does equitable distribution proceed?

Posted on Dec 3, 2018 by | Blogs.

Divorces lead to many marital issues that need to be decided on. These issues can include the division of assets. This process can be time-consuming depending on the number of assets that are involved in the marriage. While some couples may be able to finish this process in mediation by working together, it can be… Read more »

How can I fight against child relocation?

Posted on Nov 26, 2018 by | Blogs.

During divorce proceedings, child custody arrangements are made to decide on how much time the children will spend with each parent. These arrangements must be made to reflect the newly separated lives of the parents. Later on in life, a parent may try to move to another place with their child. However, they may be… Read more »

How are people penalized for theft?

Posted on Nov 19, 2018 by | Blogs.

Theft of another person’s property is not something that is taken lightly. By stealing someone else’s property, you have robbed them of what is rightfully theirs. Whether it is a sentimental possession or a luxury item, it is something that they possess and have not given away. Theft can include charges based on the amount… Read more »

What is needed to be done during probation?

Posted on Nov 12, 2018 by | Blogs.

After being found guilty of a crime, individuals may be incarcerated. However, they may only be given a certain amount of time in prison that can then lead to probation. Probation allows these individuals to live in the community, but they have certain guidelines to follow. This can include a few circumstances that does not… Read more »

Can an uncontested divorce become contested?

Posted on Nov 5, 2018 by | Blogs.

Divorces can either be contested or uncontested. When individuals file for divorce, this will be stated based on their fault grounds. If they do not claim a fault ground, then it can be an uncontested divorce, allowing them to solve their problems without having to enter into litigation. However, a contested divorce may cause them… Read more »

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