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What About a Postnup Instead of a Divorce?

What About a Postnup Instead of a Divorce?

Usually by the time couples have come to see me at least one has already firmly decided they want a divorce.  Every once in a while I will hear things from one or both spouses that give reason to pause, and explore if there are other options available to avoid a...

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Out of Breath, Starting Over and Divorce.

Out of Breath, Starting Over and Divorce.

I consider myself a runner.  I ran cross country and the distance track events in high school, ran a number of 10k’s over the years with fairly competitive times and whenever I decide it is time to get myself back into shape, I dawn my shorts and lace up my running...

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Divorce and the Impact of the Length of Marriage

Divorce and the Impact of the Length of Marriage

I was recently reading through a study that provided a variety of divorce related statistics.  One such statistic indicated that the average length of a marriage ending in divorce was 7.8 years for men and 7.9 years for women.  In this week’s blog we will explore some...

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Clean Slates, Mountain Peaks and Divorce.

Clean Slates, Mountain Peaks and Divorce.

I was fortunate enough to be able to spend the last couple of weeks roaming the rolling green hills of Ireland, chasing rainbows, exploring castle ruins which seemed to pop up around each bend, and enjoying a pint or two of Guinness along the way.  Passing through the...

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Divorce and Bankrutpcy.

Divorce and Bankrutpcy.

For couples that are saddled with substantial debt when it comes time for divorce, it may be a good idea to explore the options available to navigate the debt in the best way possible.  One option at your disposal may be filing for Bankruptcy.  In this week’s blog we...

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Divorce and Diving In.

Divorce and Diving In.

I had a swimming class in high school which was my very first class of the day.  We were supposed to dive in and swim a couple of warm up laps then meet the instructor at one side of the pool where the class would begin.  The water was cold so each morning I would...

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Divorce and Proceeding by Default.

Divorce and Proceeding by Default.

To initiate a divorce in California, typically one spouse will file a Summons and Petition with the Court and then will take that paperwork and have it served on the other spouse.  This paperwork places the other spouse on notice that they have 30 days to have a...

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Happy St. Patty’s Day!

Happy St. Patty’s Day!

Top O’ the Mornin to Ya!  With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, I thought I would table divorce stuff for another week and share a little bit about what the day means to me and why.      You might figure that with a name like Barney, I have some Irish...

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Divorce and Taking a Moment to Breathe.

Divorce and Taking a Moment to Breathe.

It is a Friday morning, and come noon I am going to sneak out of the office, drive up to Dana Point and catch a ferry over to Catalina Island.  If you have not been to Catalina, it is like a Mediterranean desert isle with hillsides dotted in pastel colored houses,...

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