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Tips to Avoid Fighting Via Text

Divorce can be a challenging time for both parties involved. It is important to remember that even though the relationship has ended, communication between you and your ex-spouse still needs to remain civil. Texting during this difficult period can often lead to heated arguments and more tension between you. Before hitting send on any messages […]

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 tips in mind to help your child transition into […]

Tips for Effective Co-Parenting

Divorce can harm everyone involved, especially the children. A report by the Ottawa-based Vanier Institute of the Family found that kids who have lived through an ugly divorce are more likely to suffer from anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues, and drop out of school. One strategy that can help reduce the likelihood of these adverse effects in the […]

How to Live After a Divorce

A divorce is generally regarded as one of life’s most difficult and stressful events.  Even if a divorce happens on mutual terms, it is a change that comes with its own set of challenges.  Each divorce is just as unique as the individuals who were married.  Perhaps it was your idea to end the marriage, […]

Tips for Talking to Children about Divorce

Ideally, both parties begin a marriage with the dedication to making their partnership a “happily ever after” story.  That simply, however, cannot happen for every one of us.  As you have probably heard before, nearly 40-50 percent of marriages in the US end in divorce.  Children often find themselves in the middle of a difficult […]

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 If you intentionally […]

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. Though it may not be […]

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, we believe that being informed is the key to a […]

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 court’s decision on who may raise or decide for a child. […]

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 time to work through, so it’s necessary that you’re able to […]