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…

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…

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 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…

Celebrating Halloween During COVID-19 This Halloween, most families likely won’t be trick-or-treating with their kids, instead deciding to stay at home to avoid the risk of exposure to COVID-19. Halloween is typically a very social time with parties, trick-or-treating, and other social gatherings. When thinking about spending time with their children, parents should use their…

Common “Last Straws” in Marriage When we think of a “last straw” in marriage we tend to think of some giant issue or uncovered truth where it is impossible to come back from.  Hollywood has programmed us to think of images of someone cheating or hiding large sums of money from their spouse.  While it…

Things Couples do that may Cause a Divorce Much of our content focuses on how to help people once they are facing or are certain divorce is going to take place.  As a family law firm, our natural response is to provide guidance during these troubling times.  Despite the fact that we provide legal counsel…