Spousal Maintenance

How Much Will I get in Alimony?

How Much Will I get in Alimony? THE MODERN LAW APPROACH TO CALCULATING THE AMOUNT OF SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE Spousal Maintenance is part art and part science. There is no clear answer to the question "How much will spousal maintenance be?" People often want to understand...

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When Mental Illness Is Part Of Divorce

Based upon my experience as a family law attorney, it seems to be more and more apparent that mental illness affects far more people and is more common than anyone realizes. In this article I’ll discuss how mental illness affects divorce and custody proceedings....

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Social Security Benefits and Divorce FAQs

  I am going through a divorce right now. Will I receive any Social Security benefits?   This issue comes up often. It is more common in older couples that are going through a divorce and getting close to retirement age. The simple answer is, yes, you will receive...

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Spousal Spying: How Can You Protect Your Privacy

What is spousal spying? What do you do if you think your spouse is spying? How do you know if they are tracking you? Spousal spying comes up all. the. time. In family law cases. Even though Arizona is a “no fault” divorce state, there are times when you...

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Assessing your financial situation after divorce

Whether by settlement or final court order, the pie has been divided. Let’s say you were awarded the house your vehicle, some gold, the savings account, and one of the retirement accounts. How do you assess your financial situation after divorce? It's time to plan for...

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