Why is Proving Paternity Important?

Paternity is the state or condition of being a father. When paternity is established, the court will be able to make decisions on child support, child custody, and child visitation. There are many ways that proving paternity can be beneficial. Continue reading to learn more about paternity. If you have any further questions regarding paternity or child support/custody, give our experienced family law attorney a call today. We would be…Read More

Child Custody for Unmarried Parents | What To Know in New Jersey

As an unmarried parent, you may be wondering what child custody distribution may look like for your situation. Child custody is typically handled through a divorce. However, unmarried parents will determine child custody terms differently. Continue reading to learn your options as an unmarried parent to distribute child custody. Plus, learn the two types of custody that are available in New Jersey. If you require assistance with this process, do…Read More

Establishing Legal Paternity in New Jersey | What To Know

As a father, if you are fighting for child custody or parental rights, it is important that you understand Father's Rights in New Jersey and when to file a paternity suit. Continue reading to discover the steps you should take to establish legal paternity with the assistance of an experienced paternity action lawyer. Give our firm a call today to learn more about how we can assist you with this…Read More

How Can Parental Alienation Impact Child Custody in New Jersey?

If you believe that your former spouse is badmouthing you to your child or otherwise trying to manipulate your child to fear or distrust you, reach out to our experienced family law attorney to learn how parental alienation can affect your child custody agreement. What are the most common forms of parental alienation? Parental alienation can come in many forms. The one thing that all forms of parental alienation have…Read More

Myths About Co-Parenting After Divorce

There are many misconceptions regarding divorce and co-parenting with your former spouse. Continue reading to discover some of the most common myths about co-parenting after divorce and how to face the idea of co-parenting with a more realistic and grounded state of mind. Reach out to our experienced divorce attorney if you have further questions about navigating co-parenting with your former spouse. We are here to help. Mothers are always…Read More

How Does Substance Abuse Affect Child Custody in NJ?

If you believe your former spouse has a substance abuse problem or if you have a substance abuse problem yourself, it may affect your child custody agreement. Continue reading to discover the types of child custody granted in New Jersey, how child custody is determined in the state, and what effect substance abuse may have on your child custody agreement. What are the types of child custody in New Jersey?…Read More

Temporary Child Custody During Divorce

Any divorce settlement agreement that includes children will include a plan for child custody. However, when you are proceeding through a divorce, there is a temporary child custody agreement put into place for this specific time period. You are within your rights to proceed with your divorce or a temporary custody motion without legal representation, in matters as critical as many divorce issues such as child custody, child support, alimony,…Read More

How is child custody determined in New Jersey?

Child custody issues are complex and vary from family to family. No parent wants to lose valuable time with their child. It is understandable to want to fight over custody for this reason alone. It is important to understand all the aspects of how custody is determined in New Jersey for the best possible outcome for you and your children. Continue reading to answer any questions you might have about…Read More

What Should I Do if My Ex Isn’t Following Our Child Custody Agreement?

As a parent, having custody of your child is paramount, and if you are a divorced parent and share custody with your former spouse, you depend on your spouse to abide by your custody agreement. When he or she fails to do so, it can hurt both you and your child, and you are most likely now looking to do something about it. Continue reading and speak with our knowledgeable…Read More

What Are Fathers’ Rights? What You Need to Know.

As you know, there is nothing more important to a parent than their child, and this is, of course, true whether you are a mother or a father. That being said, if you are a father who is currently getting divorced, there is a chance that you may be worrying whether your spouse will immediately be awarded child custody due to the stigma surrounding custody determinations. Fortunately, in New Jersey,…Read More

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