St. Louis Divorce Lawyers

What to Do When Child Support Is Delinquent

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What do you do when your former spouse is late or ceases to pay court-ordered child support? It is a scary moment when you need to pay for school supplies or medicine, and a child support payment is not made. If this happens, it is a good idea to speak with your family law attorney … Read more

Why You Should Update Your Will After a Divorce

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The aftermath of a divorce echoes in all aspects of your life, from the custody of your minor children to your financial situation, business plans, real estate, and so on. Divorce is a major change in your social and legal status and you need to make arrangements to adapt to your new life. One of … Read more

Adopting a Step-Child in Missouri

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Missouri family law provides a few avenues for adopting a step-child. It is not uncommon after a divorce to remarry. Many times, this can lead to a strong relationship between step-child and step-parent. In fact, sometimes you and your step-child may wish to formalize the relationship through adoption. As with all custody matters, it is … Read more

What Will Child Support Pay For?

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Here is a general explanation of what child support is actually paying for. If you are in the middle of your divorce or preparing for one and you have minor children with your spouse, you’re probably worrying about custody arrangements and child support payments. Child support represents recurrent payment supported by one of the parents, … Read more

6 Things You Can Do to Make Your Divorce Go Smoothly

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Whether you are about to get a divorce or you are already mid-way through the rollercoaster, there are plenty of actions you can take to smooth out the process. It’s easy to understand how the divorce process can be emotionally straining for both of you, so having the right tools to cope can make a … Read more