Post-Divorce Parenting Tips It’s easy to get swept up in the wake that follows divorce. Although you now have separate households, you still share parenting responsibilities. Parenting decisions still have to be made, you still have to compromise, and you need to remain aware of how decisions make an impact on your children. Don’t Pretend Nothing Happened…

Easing the Pain of Divorce Going through a divorce is not simple or easy for anyone involved. You may be dealing with the backlash from the people around you as they react to the news, and you will certainly have a lot to work through with your soon-to-be ex-spouse, or at least with their attorney….

Setting the Record Straight: Important Factors to Consider in Divorce Filing for divorce involves the through deliberation and careful consideration of different factors, including child custody and spousal support. Surprisingly, many couples are still in the dark when it comes to this matter, and some of them are being misled by misinformation. At Burton Law Firm,…

Burton Law Firm Shares Information on How Utah Custody Laws Work Ogden, Utah (July 25, 2013) – Burton Law Firm is sharing information on how Utah custody laws work for the benefit of parents seeking to win custody of their children. Highly regarded for their dedication to family law, the firm explains the factors that affect a…

How You Can Help Your Divorce Lawyer Do a Good Job As soon as you’re certain that a divorce is imminent, it is of the utmost importance that you hire Burton Law Firm. We will help you to navigate through the tedious and often confusing divorce process. This process can be complex and may take a long…

Planning For A Divorce In Utah Divorce may be one the most emotional things you can go through next to someone you love dying. Suddenly everything you have known for maybe years will be torn apart. Your home, your possessions, and worse, your children will have to suffer. Making the painful decision to get a divorce…

The Dangers of Facebook in Child Custody Battles Facebook has completely changed the way we share information, in both positive and negative ways.  It has allowed people to stay connected with old friends, but it has also allowed others to obtain information about us that we didn’t intend.  One area in which we are seeing the potential…

Bankruptcy in Divorce When viewing your debt obligations contained in a divorce decree, you may be able to discharge your liability to your creditors, because they will never know that your obligations were contained in a divorce decree, but your liability to your ex-spouse will never go away. If you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse have a…

How to Divide Property in a Divorce? A question often posed of divorce attorneys in Utah is “How do we divide the property?”  Most property which a husband and wife accumulate during their marriage is considered marital property and, thus, needs to be divided in a divorce decree.  However, some property is considered non-marital, meaning it belongs to one…