Grounds for Divorce in Utah (a) impotency of the respondent at the time of marriage; (Impotency of the respondent at the time of marriage means that there was a physical or mental condition that existed that prohibited the consummation of the marriage. Consummation is the first sexual intercourse between a married couple. Respondent is the…

Family Law 101 The term family law is loosely thrown around on the internet, in the legal field, and by individuals.  Just what does the term family law mean, and what areas of law it is comprised of? The term family law, according to www.findlaw.com, is defined as: Family law is a legal practice area that…

How Much Does it Cost to Get Divorced? Due to modern life constraints, financial implications often factor into the decision as much as any other factor. Many people often ask, “How much does a divorce cost?” Ultimately they are trying to determine if it is even financially possible for them to have a divorce. Despite…

How Does Domestic Violence Affect Child Custody? Research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that one in three women in Utah will experience domestic violence, compared to one in four nationwide. Domestic violence is a severe problem that more people than just the victims. Each state implements laws to protect children from…

Tips for Reducing the Stress from Divorce on Children Divorce is a stressful process; however, some adults forget that it’s stressful for everyone involved, including your children. In most cases, children are left to deal with the repercussions of divorce by themselves. As a parent going through a divorce, it’s crucial to keep the following…

How Parents can Share Visitation During COVID-19 This coronavirus outbreak is still ongoing; some medical professionals say that we should expect more cases in the coming months. While most a hopeful for the new vaccinations, many understand that it will not be readily accessible to the general population for quite some time. COVID-19 has resulted…

How People Can Unintentionally Sabotage a Divorce Mediation Ending a marriage is rarely a walk in the park. Even if you are looking forward to finalizing a lousy relationship and moving on with your life, divorces can be stressful. With that being established, couples, how they act, and their ability or inability to work together…

Educating Your Children About Divorce Between filing, obtaining an attorney, dividing assets, arranging shared custody, and all the usual encumbrances of divorce, you may find it easy not to have the energy to think about explaining this process to your children. We get it; you’re still probably trying to sort out your own emotions. Never…

5 Things to Consider Before Filing a Divorce It’s not a surprise that many couples in Utah get divorced. However, if you are contemplating divorcing your partner, try not to jump the gun. There are several things you should keep in mind before you go on filing for a divorce. Here are five of the…

Regaining Financial Stability After Divorce Divorce affects multiple areas of the couple’s life, including emotional and physical health, living conditions, and finances. The blow to financial stability is one that can seem impossible to rebound. Allow us to suggest a few tips that may lighten the burden.  Examine Your Situation  The first step to improving…