Divorce

Do I Need a Reason to Get Divorced in Pennsylvania?

Do I Need a Reason to Get Divorced in Pennsylvania?

Some couples – or at least one of the spouses in the couple – simply fall out of love and cannot find ways to keep the marriage going that serves each other’s needs. When asked specifically why they want to get a divorce, the response might be everything...
How Is Marital Property Divided in Pennsylvania?

How Is Marital Property Divided in Pennsylvania?

In preparing for a divorce, one of the most significant financial – and often emotional – issues you will need to address is what happens to the marital property, and specifically which spouse will walk away with what property. Where possible, divorcing...
How Can I Modify My Child Support Payment in PA?

How Can I Modify My Child Support Payment in PA?

Under Pennsylvania law, both parents are required to support their child until the child reaches 18 (or longer in some cases), but a parent can seek to modify a child support payment in the months and years following an initial child support award. A Pennsylvania...
Thinking About Divorce While Unemployed in PA? Read Here

Thinking About Divorce While Unemployed in PA? Read Here

Divorce is almost always an intimidating process, especially for those who have never gone through it before, and this is made all the more challenging when a person considering a divorce (or is the spouse of a person who wants a divorce) is not employed. Whether you...

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...