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Cherry Hill Divorce Lawyers Discuss the Rights of Fathers and Child Custody

The Wall Street Journal recently reported there are 20 states with proposed legislation to change the child custody laws in their state. The laws all have the same theme of granting fathers more rights to custody of their children in a divorce. The proposed legislations encourage judges to maximize time for both parents with their […]

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Cherry Hill Divorce Lawyers Discuss the Tax Consequences of Transferring Employer Stock Options

by Robert Adinolfi, Esq. As the terms for a divorce property settlement are being drawn up, it is vital to understand not only the immediate transfer of the assets, but the tax consequences down the road. As a general rule, assets transferred between spouses in a divorce property settlement are not subject to tax, either […]

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Cherry Hill Divorce Lawyers: Same Sex Marriage and Divorce Issues

By Thomas Roberto, Esq. The Supreme Court’s recent decisions on the constitutionality of same sex marriages raise questions about issues already complicating these marriages. Well over 75,000 gay marriages have been performed across the country since Massachusetts first legalized them in 2004, but issues surrounding paternity and civil unions still remain. Civil unions and domestic […]

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Cherry Hill Divorce Lawyers: Good Divorce is Better than Bad Marriage

By: Joseph P. Testa, J.S.C. (Ret.)  Even under the best of circumstances, going through a divorce is a difficult, emotional process, particularly when children are involved. While research confirms the fact that divorce can have a negative and lasting impact on children, staying together for the sake of the children is not always the best […]

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Cherry Hill Divorce Lawyers Review Protecting your Assets in Divorce

Fifty percent of first time marriages end in divorce. This percentage increases for second or third marriages. Divorce is a costly and lengthy process. However, there are options available that can make divorce less expensive and also reduce the average time it normally takes to finalize a New Jersey divorce. Mediation is a viable option […]

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Cherry Hill Divorce Lawyers Discuss Rebuilding Finances after Divorce

Divorce in itself is difficult to navigate, but after all is said and done, there are still some things to be considered regarding finances. It is easy to think that if you do not have many assets to divide it is not necessary to have to rebuild and reconfigure financial vehicles. Estate planning that includes […]

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South Jersey Domestic Violence Lawyer: Obtaining a Restraining Order Against an Adult Child

By Thomas Roberto, Esq. The New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act and Elder Abuse Under J.C. v. B.S. The New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act, N.J.S.A.2C:25-17 et seq., provides litigants with the ability to seek a temporary and/or final restraining order against a “household” member. Issues of domestic violence can arise in a […]

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South Jersey Divorce Lawyer Reviews Cohabitation Under the New Alimony Statute: Whose Law is it Anyway?

by Thomas Roberto, Esq. By now most New Jersey residents are aware of the 2014 amendments to the NJ alimony statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23. The amendments marked several significant changes to the alimony laws in New Jersey which have previously been discussed at length in this blog. One of the changes brought about by the 2014 […]

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South Jersey Divorce Lawyer Discusses Ashley Madison: Adultery is Alive and Well

By Julie Freeman-Burick, Esq. By now we have all heard about Ashley Madison, the online service for people looking to cheat on their spouses. Their tag line says it all: “Life is Short. Have an Affair.” Well, with the recent hack into the Ashley Madison list serve and the publication of their client list, that […]

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South Jersey Divorce Lawyer: Secret Lives & Divorce

By Julie Freeman-Burick, Esq. By now, news of Jared Fogel’s secret life (you know, Jared the Subway sandwiches Guy who promoted a squeaky clean image the past several years) has been exposed for the entire world to see. Shocking does not even begin to describe it. Just ask his wife who had no idea her […]

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