Divorce

How Much Does It Cost to Get a Divorce?

One of the first questions most people ask when finding themselves considering (or thrust into) the divorce process is: how much does it cost to get a divorce? While the promise of a fresh start provides a motivation for seeking a divorce, we in the family law...
When is an Annulment Available in Pennsylvania?

When is an Annulment Available in Pennsylvania?

Annulments can be a confusing legal topic as “annulment” can refer to a designation handed down by a religious institution as well as a legal determination made by a state court which will effectively terminate a marriage. To be clear, an annulment from a religious...
What are the Taxes and Tax Deductions for Alimony?

What are the Taxes and Tax Deductions for Alimony?

When spouses discuss and negotiate alimony, they usually have a lot of questions. The person that is potentially on the hook for paying alimony might ask why and if they have to pay alimony at all, and the person hoping to receive alimony might ask how much he or she...
How Will a Divorce Affect My Family?

How Will a Divorce Affect My Family?

In previous decades, it was extremely common for parents to wait until their children mature into adulthood before they divorced, and it is often still the case today. Certainly, most would agree that the ideal situation would be one in which parents remained happily...