Archive for the ‘Family Law’ Category

Understanding the Different Types of Child Custody: Legal, Physical, Joint, and Sole

For divorcing couples who have children, the issue of child custody represents the most significant legal issue to be resolved….

Child Custody Battles, Legal Strategies, and Considerations for Parents

Navigating a child custody battle ranks high among the most stressful aspects of many divorces. Though some couples easily agree…

Should You File for Divorce Before the Holidays?

The holidays may be the happiest time of year for some, but for those in a bad marriage, the festivities…

What are the Laws Surrounding Grandparent Rights in Pennsylvania?

Custody and visitation of minor children represents one of the most emotional aspects of family law. Divorce and other disruptive…

When to Retain a Lawyer with Regards to Grandparent Rights

Spending time with grandchildren is among life’s greatest rewards and pleasures, and the threat of losing that relationship as a…

How To Balance the Holidays with Shared Child Custody

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and after that comes Hanukkah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa. As joyous as these holidays all…

What is the Process for Child Custody Modification?

Child custody is probably the most fraught issue for divorcing parents. Reaching a consensus is not always possible, and in…

What is Third Party Visitation?

The state of Pennsylvania takes an active role in assuring the wellbeing of children, and that active role can take…

Do Grandparents Ever Get Involved with Child Custody Decisions During a Divorce?

The state of Pennsylvania has invested a tremendous amount of time and thought into crafting thoughtful laws regarding custody rights,…