PHOENIX FAMILY LAW BLOG
My Divorce Isn’t Dirty – Do We Still Need A Lawyer?
Believe it or not, divorces can end amicably and without a raging war. Separating couples have been known to agree on things like child custody, splitting assets, and paying child support or alimony. Though it’s not the most common type of divorce that people are used to hearing about – they do happen. Divorce Attorney […]
REPRESENTING YOURSELF: WARNINGS ABOUT PROMISES MADE BY A FRIENDLY SOON TO BE EX
When representing yourself, beware of the soon to be ex-spouse’s promises and going through a divorce. It is not uncommon for “friendly” soon to be ex-spouses to make representations to ensure a low conflict divorce when, in fact, their motives are not genuine. For example, to expedite the divorce process for whatever reason (i.e. to be […]
THINKING OF REPRESENTING YOURSELF? YOU MAY WANT TO THINK AGAIN!
The Benefits of Hiring a Lawyer Even Lindsay Lohan had a great lawyer and did jail time. Imagine if you did not know what facts the judge wanted to hear and made him or her angry because you decided to dictate what you thought they should know. Or, rather, what if you went to trial and the judge […]