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7 Ways to Prepare for Divorce Divorce is a daunting process that can seem overwhelming…

Understanding Postnuptial Agreements What is a Postnuptial Agreement? A postnuptial agreement is a written and…

10 Most Common Reasons for Divorce Being in a healthy relationship is hard work, and…

How Much Does a Utah Divorce Really Cost? Many people want the bottom line.  How much…

Should I Get a Prenup? Did you recently become engaged? Are you planning a wedding…

It’s the Divorce Time of the Year It’s that time of year. January has unofficially…

Deck the Halls with Divorce As the song goes, “It’s the most wonderful time of…

Giving Thanks for Divorce As Thanksgiving draws nearer we reflect on our lives, the things…

My Divorce is Final: What Do I Do Now? Your divorce has been finalized. It may…

Co-Parenting With a Ghost Parenting with a co-parent that’s scarcely there can be downright spooky, possibly making…

Filing First: Is There a Benefit to Being the Petitioner? The person who makes the…

What Is a “Simple” Utah Divorce? Often potential clients call and think they just need…

Should I Hire a Divorce Attorney or Do It Myself? It seems that often people…

Getting Divorced: How to Break the News to Your Parents If divorce is the right choice for…

What Type of Child Custody Should I Seek? Child custody is one of the most contested…

What if My Lawyer and Opposing Counsel Are Friends? You may notice at some point…

How to Find the Right Utah Divorce Attorney At the first sign of divorce, you may…

The Burton Law Firm Success Rate It’s not uncommon for a client or potential client…

The Value of Compromise During Divorce I won’t sugarcoat it, divorce is hard. It is driven…

Am I Ready for Divorce? There are many positions you can take in divorce, depending on…

How to Derail Your Attorney (part 4 of 4) In the three previous articles we…

How to Derail Your Attorney (part 3 of 4) Continuing our 4-part series, the following…

How to Derail Your Attorney (part 2 of 4) The following are some more ways you…

How to Derail Your Attorney (Part 1 of 4) Take a moment to think about…

What Happens if My Ex Files Bankruptcy? You may panic if you receive a bankruptcy…

How to Co-Parent Successfully Good co-parenting requires both parties to have their children’s best interest in…

How NOT to Co-Parent Co-parenting can be a difficult adjustment, for both yourself and your children….

Handling Family Events After Divorce You and your spouse divorced, but that doesn’t mean your family…

How to Handle Religious Differences with Your Ex-Spouse Even if you and your spouse maintained…

Meet Our Attorneys At Burton Law Firm, family law is all we do. That means the attorneys…

Post-Divorce Parenting Tips It’s easy to get swept up in the wake that follows divorce. Although…

Did Your Ex Claim Your Child on Their Taxes? The matter of which party gets…

Why Does My Attorney Want to Settle? It may feel like a slap in the…

I Don’t Want to Get Divorced Divorce can be particularly painful when you want to…

Meet Our Paralegals At Burton Law Firm, we pride ourselves on our ability to offer…

Why Should I Hire an Attorney? It’s said that attorneys are like dentists, most people…

Is January the Right Time to Divorce? If the new year suddenly has you itching…

Is My Ex Brainwashing My Child? It can be frustrating when you are trying to…

The Danger in Conflict Only Co-Parenting You may not want to stay involved with your…

Preparing to Discuss Custody at Mediation Mediation can be a helpful tool for many disputes, but…

Important Rules of Being a Divorced Parent You may think the stress of divorce ends once your…

How the Grinch Stole Parent Time The holiday season is probably full of events you…

Coping with Divorce During the Holidays Are you going through a divorce? If so, getting through…

My Friend’s Divorce Was Easy—Why Isn’t Mine? Each divorce is unique. Many factors play into…

What is a Custody Evaluation? During a case involving custody, if a dispute over custody arises…

It’s National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Utah Domestic violence, in Utah and many other…

Co-Parenting With a Poltergeist This October, it may seem like you are co-parenting with a blood-sucking vampire,…

You Have a Voice in Your Family Law Case Although your attorney will make sure…

Parenting Over State Lines It is becoming more common for parents to live in different…

Before Divorce: The Mandatory 90-Day Waiting Period There really is a waiting period to get divorced…