Divorce costs have a nasty way of getting out of control before you even realize what hit you. A lot of guys are unfamiliar with the many unexpected factors that end up driving up the cost of divorce. The hit to their wallet ends up blindsiding them, and the shock …CONTINUE READING
Why It Pays To Settle Your Divorce Out Of Court
Negotiating the terms of a divorce agreement isn’t easy even when you and your ex are parting on good terms. When there’s animosity between the two of you, the process turns into a complete nightmare. Surprisingly, the percentage of cases that settle before trial is very high. Typical divorce settlements …CONTINUE READING
Can We Settle Custody Without Going To Court?
Question: My wife and I agree that our son should live with me while he spends weekends with her. Since we are in agreement, can we settle out of court?CONTINUE READING
Video: The Benefits Of Avoiding Litigation
One of the most overwhelming aspects of divorce is figuring out how in the world you’re going to pay for everything. Part of the problem is that estimating how much a divorce is going to cost is practically impossible because the unique circumstance of each case can cause that amount …CONTINUE READING
Men’s Divorce Podcast: Taking Advantage Of Mediation
Each month, the Cordell & Cordell Men’s Divorce Podcast features an in-depth discussion on specific issues that affect men going through the divorce process.CONTINUE READING
Can A Morality Clause Prevent Me From Dating?
Question: I am going through a divorce and recently went through mediation. She drew up a document stating I can’t have any other women around our children (specifically my girlfriend) unless I get married. This basically makes dating impossible for me. Is she able to do this?CONTINUE READING
Video: Tips To Succeed In Mediation
Understandably, the cost of a divorce is a major concern for many guys. Between attorneys fees, litigation costs, and other unexpected expenses, the total cost can quickly get away from you.CONTINUE READING
Which Parent Decides Where The Kids Go To School?
Question: My ex-wife and I have 50/50 legal and physical custody of our 4-year-old daughter. My ex wants to send her to private school, but I would rather she attend the local public school near me. Both schools have great reputations. What can we do to resolve this disagreement?CONTINUE READING
Top Five Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce
The early stages of divorce can seem overwhelming. You’re likely sorting through difficult emotions and stressed about what the future might hold. During this time, it can be hard to know where to turn and what are the first steps you need to take to protect yourself, your assets, and …CONTINUE READING
5 Tips For Succeeding In Mediation
In some states, such as Florida where I am licensed to practice, mediation may be a requirement before being able to obtain a final hearing or trial before the judge. This means that often times, mediation may feel and seem like merely a stepping stone to scheduling trial. However, mediation …CONTINUE READING