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- Child Support
- Entertainment Law
- Family Law
- Fathers' Rights
- High Asset Divorce
- Missouri Law
- Property Division
School is Starting Soon and My Ex and I Cannot Agree on In-Person or Virtual Learning. What Do We Do?
There is a lot of discussion in the news about schools reopening and whether kids will attend in-person, virtually, or a combination. While many are giving parents the choice of in-person learning or virtual learning, what happens if there is a choice and you and your child’s other parent cannot agree? Who Has Legal Custody?...[ CONTINUE READING ]
Grief is normal after child custody changes
The manner in which children will handle the news of their parents' divorce is different for every Missouri family. Some kids will take these changes in stride, while others may struggle to come to terms with the new structure of the family. A recent article suggests that for some kids, divorce and child custody changes...[ CONTINUE READING ]
Family in child custody battle with state
For most Missouri families, the thought of having their children taken away is one of the most distressing scenarios imaginable. Parents who remain in an intact marriage often feel assured that their family unit will remain unbroken, but it is important to understand that divorce is not the only child custody threat that families can...[ CONTINUE READING ]
How is child custody determined in Missouri?
Divorcing parents in Missouri might benefit from understanding more about the state laws that could affect child custody arrangements. The court's priority in determining child support is to make judgments that are in accordance with the best interest of the child. Some of the relevant factors that courts typically consider include the wishes of both...[ CONTINUE READING ]
Is the ‘nuclear family’ a bygone definition?
When someone hears the term “nuclear family,” they might think of a married mom and dad with two kids. The family is likely all of the same race and the kids are probably a boy and a girl with perfect smiles, perfect behaviors, a skill for tennis and a love of school. It might be...[ CONTINUE READING ]