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St. Louis Divorce Lawyer Discusses Health Problems and Divorce

10/29/2017 10:38:42 AM

Dealing with health problems during a divorce can make matters complicated. Divorce is emotionally challenging and complicated time. There are several factors that can further complicate the whole situation. Dealing with health problems in divorce ...

Understanding How Divorce Impacts a Business

10/17/2017 10:50:38 AM

An impending divorce affects all aspects of a person’s life. An owned or partnered business may also be affected in a divorce. Usually, it is observed that couples with a clearly drafted Prenuptial Agreement face lesser hassles than those ...

Divorce and Marital Debt – Divorce Attorney St. Louis

09/28/2017 16:05:00 PM

All the debt that is incurred in the course of the marriage is marital debt. Financial pressure is one of the common reasons for divorce. Often, when the partners are neck deep in debt and find it difficult to make the ends meet they decide ...

Divorce Versus An Annulment – St. Louis Divorce Lawyer

09/19/2017 15:14:29 PM

Our goal is to help you find the answers to your questions and to begin the next phase of your life with as much ease as possible. Terminating a marriage involves a lot of emotional turmoil. A number of choices and decisions have to be made. ...

The Betz Law Firm: How to Protect Ones Assets During Divorce?

09/12/2017 11:38:54 AM

It is helpful to seek legal assistance when trying to divide assets during a divorce. In a divorce, asset division can be one of the most straightforward tasks, but it is also one that leads to the most complications. Wealth in a family can ...

Managing Joint Financial Accounts During a Divorce

09/04/2017 20:24:24 PM

During a divorce, joint financial accounts often become a source of contention between the parties involved. These financial accounts include jointly owned checking and savings accounts, safety deposit boxes, credit cards, investments and other ...

Effects of Substance Abuse on Divorce – St. Louis Divorce Attorney

08/31/2017 08:03:15 AM

Substance abuse can have serious effects on a number of divorce factors, including the divorce filing strategy. Substance abuse affects many people in the United States. Substance abuse essentially refers to addiction to substances such as alcohol, ...

Concealment of Assets and its Impact on a High-Asset Divorce Settlement

08/22/2017 13:25:04 PM

We have a staff of experienced professionals who have immense knowledge of all the legal issues that can arise during a divorce. There are any number of issues that arise during divorce proceedings. One such situation is when people do not reveal ...

The Differences Between a No Fault Divorce and an At Fault Divorce

08/10/2017 11:12:15 AM

Missouri is a ‘no fault’ state, but there are still requirements that must be met during a divorce. There are two different types of divorce laws in this country. There are states that have an “at fault” law, which means that to obtain ...

The Betz Law Firm – Who Pays for Child Expenses in a Divorce?

08/04/2017 10:51:44 AM

Child maintenance is one of the most important issues that crop up at the time of divorce. It has to be decided who will pay for the children’s upkeep, and how it will be paid. The financial responsibilities include paying for the dental and ...

Factors to Consider in a High-Asset Divorce Case

07/31/2017 14:33:45 PM

High-asset divorce cases are often complicated and require the assistance of a St. Louis divorce lawyer. Most divorce cases are usually accompanied by issues such as tax consequences, alimony, and property division. However, it can get even ...

Duration of Spousal Maintenance – St. Louis Divorce Lawyers

07/19/2017 16:25:11 PM

There are many factors that can affect the duration of spousal maintenance. The term ‘spousal maintenance’ refers to alimony paid to a spouse. Missouri law has set definitive rules about spousal maintenance, its duration, and the amount. ...

The Impact Divorce Can Have on Your Retirement Benefits

06/29/2017 13:00:26 PM

When filing for divorce, you may wonder what effect it will have on your retirement plan. When you are married, you put plans in place for your retirement, for both you and your spouse. However, if you end up getting divorced, what effect does ...

Grandparent Visitation Rights – The Betz Law Firm – Divorce Attorney

06/20/2017 04:52:49 AM

Sadly, in some divorce cases, grandparents lose touch with their grandchildren. It is not unusual for grandparents to seek a court order to establish their rights when their child is going through a divorce. It’s generally visitation rights ...

Child Custody FAQ – St. Louis Family Law Attorney

06/06/2017 09:27:02 AM

There are often many questions surrounding child custody cases. When two people divorce and there are children involved, it can be a very stressful time. Many people who end up dealing with the details of child custody have a lot of questions ...

St. Louis Divorce Attorney : Is Alimony Reform Necessary in Missouri?

05/31/2017 13:49:41 PM

Our firm’s goal is to assist couples in need to navigate their way through these important, life changing events. Spousal support, or alimony, is a tricky component of divorce. Different states in the US have different guidelines and laws ...

4 Types of Spousal Maintenance

05/20/2017 16:50:42 PM

An experienced attorney will assist you in all matters concerning your divorce and factors related to spousal support and maintenance. In a divorce case, a judge can order different categories of spousal maintenance depending on factors including  ...

Crucial Mistakes to Avoid with Your St Louis Divorce Lawyer

05/09/2017 11:07:43 AM

A family law attorney should be someone you can trust to help you through some of the most difficult times in your life.   Going through a divorce is definitely one of the most stressful periods of anyone’s life. Yet, finding the right St ...

What Are the Basic Steps to Divorce? The Betz Law Firm – Divorce Attorney

05/03/2017 11:09:21 AM

In Missouri, there are specific steps that you need to take when you are entering a petition for divorce. In a perfect world when you say “I do” it is forever. Since there is no such thing as a perfect world, however, many people decide, ...

What Should You Do If You Have Been Served Divorce Papers?

04/25/2017 09:42:26 AM

Emotions run very high during these difficult times, especially when there are children to consider. Being served divorce papers can be a stressful time. It is important not to panic and try not to let your emotions take over. Keep a calm head. ...

Dividing Retirement and Pension Benefits in a Divorce

04/14/2017 10:17:10 AM

We can help guide you through the complexities of dividing retirement and pension benefits in your divorce. When a couple seeks divorce, the Missouri law divides all marital property and finances. Real estate, personal property and finances, ...

Missouri Divorce Lawyer: Can a Maintenance Order Be Modified?

04/09/2017 15:54:36 PM

Often times, spouses who are required to pay maintenance wonder if this order can be changed. Alimony or spousal maintenance is an important and complex component of a divorce case. The judge, depending on the circumstances of the case, will ...

Understanding Interstate Child Custody in Missouri

03/30/2017 13:35:27 PM

We have the experience to help you through the complexities of a child custody case. Child custody disputes are generally tedious, stressful and complex in nature. Often, divorcing/divorced parents move away to another state in pursuit of a ...

Indicators that Lead to Divorce – St. Louis Divorce Attorney

03/22/2017 11:07:16 AM

A leading divorce-prediction researcher explains indicators that often lead to divorce. Divorces are stressful. They can wreak havoc not only on the health of a relationship, but also on the physical health of the family members. The emotional, ...

When is a Guardian ad Litem Appointed? The Betz Law Firm, St. Louis Family Lawyer

03/16/2017 15:14:24 PM

Divorce cases can be very complicated when children are involved. At times, it is necessary to appoint a Guardian ad Litem. Divorce cases can get very complicated when children are involved. Apart from the emotional stress that the family members, ...

St. Louis Divorce Lawyer Discusses Divorce Decrees in Missouri

03/09/2017 11:23:03 AM

What is a divorce decree and what information is important to know? For a couple seeking divorce in the State of Missouri, it is important for them to understand the procedures of filing a divorce, have an understanding of the correct legal ...

Division of Business in Divorce – St. Louis Divorce Attorney

02/24/2017 08:45:12 AM

Division of business in a divorce can be a contentious issue. Missouri is a dual property state and follows an equitable distribution policy. For property division, the Missouri court will first classify assets into marital assets (acquired ...

St. Louis Divorce Lawyer: Different Dispute Resolution Methods

02/10/2017 12:52:10 PM

If you are considering divorce, did you know that there are different types of dispute resolution methods? When considering divorce, you can choose from three different dispute resolution methods in order to achieve a settlement. In this article, ...