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Women Pay a Price in Gray Divorce

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

There are demonstrably difficult financial outcomes for women of gray divorce.  The rate of gray divorce—divorce for individuals in their 50’s and older—has more than doubled in recent decades, and an entire generation of women are finding out that the aftermath of divorce can be financially problematic. Understanding these challenges is critical for anyone… Read More »

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Divorce Can Improve Life

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

What’s worse than living in an unhappy marriage?  The misery bleeds into every other part of your life—you don’t perform as well as you should at work, you’re short-tempered with the kids, and you feel like snapping at family and friends over little things.  It makes sense.  It’s nearly impossible to compartmentalize a terrible… Read More »

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Staying Together for the Kids: Is it a Good Idea?

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

There are lots of reasons that aren’t love that keep people tethered to their marriages; protecting kids from the disruption of a divorce is a biggie. If that’s your reason for sticking with your marriage, perhaps  you should consider these questions: How long is long enough? If you’re staying together for the kids, have… Read More »

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Arguing for Parental Fitness for Transgender Parents

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

Custody disputes are nothing new. For transgender parents, however, the battles can become especially imbalanced, and even downright vile. The fact that a parent has transitioned becomes an issue raised as a reason to limit custody and/or visitation rights all too often. And judges may incorrectly believe that a transgender parent could have a… Read More »

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Avoid this Costly Mistake in Your Divorce

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

You and your spouse don’t see eye to eye, which has ultimately led you to conclude that divorce is the best option moving forward. But splitting up means more than simply going your separate ways: you’re also going to have to divide up assets, bills, and time with the kids. You two can choose… Read More »

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Keeping the Best Interests of the Child in Mind

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

As families split up and decisions are made about children, it’s important, from both an ethical and a legal standpoint, to consider the best interests of the children. While individuals may differ on what, precisely, that means, the law has some constructs with which to consider the matter. One of the key issues to… Read More »

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Dealing With Dirty Divorce Tactics

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

If you’re headed for a tough divorce, you should be aware of the fact that sometimes divorce can be a series of dreadful confrontations, underhanded antics, and unpleasant surprises.  If you happen to be unlucky enough to be in the middle of a divorce from someone who is very angry and spiteful, you may… Read More »

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Does Pregnancy Impact Divorce in Florida?

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

Divorce is complicated enough without having to address the myriad issues associated with a pregnancy during the split.  That’s why, even though there’s no specific law on the books banning divorce during pregnancy, judges generally refuse to finalize one’s dissolution of marriage until after the baby is born. What’s Behind the Practice  If people… Read More »

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Alimony Payments May be Modified by Retirement

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

If you are forking over a huge alimony payment every month and it’s causing you to question whether you can afford to retire, you will be happy to know that the Florida legislature has made spousal maintenance modification an option for you at retirement age. While there are a number of factors that must… Read More »

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Getting a Nice Tax Refund? Now You Can Get that Divorce You‘ve Been Wanting

By WiseLieberman, PLLC |

If divorce is something you’ve been mulling for some time, but you couldn’t figure out how you’d be able to pay the legal fees, a tax refund may be just what the doctor ordered.  Across the nation, couples are finding that splitting up is worth every penny of the tax refund coming from Uncle… Read More »

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