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Unmarried Fathers: Establishing Paternity and Parenting Plans

Unmarried Fathers: Establishing Paternity and Parenting Plans

How to establish paternity rights for unmarried fathers In Arizona, when a child is born to a married couple, it is presumed that the husband is the biological and legal father of the child. So, when a couple divorces, child support, custody and a parenting plan are...

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Sneaky Divorce Tactics (to Avoid)

Sneaky Divorce Tactics (to Avoid)

Divorce is a rocky road of different stages of negative emotions and anxiety, coupled with fear of the unknown. In fact, divorce ranks as one of the most stressful experiences in life. Going through a divorce can cause feelings of outrage, resentment, depression and...

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Grandparent Rights in Arizona

Grandparent Rights in Arizona

Grandparents in the U.S. have built bonded relationships with their grandchildren and because of COVID and other factors they are being denied time with their grandchildren in record numbers, more than ever before.  In Arizona many grandparents are left to take this...

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Divorce Representation Options in Arizona

Divorce Representation Options in Arizona

Looking for a Tempe Divorce Attorney? Since 1995, McMurdie Law & Mediation, a Tempe, AZ Family Law practice, has provided expert conflict resolution, mediation, collaborative representation, full representation and limited scope representation for your family law...

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Five Things to Know About Divorce and Taxes

Five Things to Know About Divorce and Taxes

The holidays are over, and the next season is upon us…tax season. Separating your financial life because of divorce is challenging and often complex. It is especially difficult to deal with the financial aspects, including tax filing. Avoiding tax traps and other...

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How Does Divorce Affect Your Debts?

How Does Divorce Affect Your Debts?

We all recognize that divorce is challenging for a host of reasons. Divorce isn’t just emotionally costly. With the requirement to divide your estate in a fair way, we concentrate on the division of both your assets and debts – that can be financially expensive! I...

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Sole and Separate vs. Community Property

Sole and Separate vs. Community Property

Most people want to join their lives when they get married and never gave a second thought to what belonged to whom on your wedding day.  All the gifts you receive on your wedding day are intended for both of you and nobody thinks anything more about it.  Most likely,...

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Financial Mistakes to Avoid when Divorcing

Financial Mistakes to Avoid when Divorcing

No one gets married with the expectation of getting divorced someday. Regrettably, though, divorce rates are expected to continue climbing and it important to plan in advance if you can. Divorce affects all areas of your life, including your financial health, and can...

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Equal Rights in Same Sex Marriage and Divorce

Equal Rights in Same Sex Marriage and Divorce

In 2014 Arizona legalized same-sex marriage and the nation followed in 2015. Before and since then, there has been a plethora of legislation passed to protect LBGTQ couples from discrimination seeking equal rights in both marriage and divorce. While a same-sex divorce...

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Holiday Co-Parenting can be Frightful 👻

Holiday Co-Parenting can be Frightful 👻

The holiday is season is here now, commencing with Halloween! A childhood favorite, this holiday may incite passionate arguments with co-parents who really wanted to trick or treat with their children or take them to their school or neighborhood Halloween party. Even...

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What is a Collaborative Divorce?

What is a Collaborative Divorce?

The progressive and wholistic Collaborative Divorce Process can trace its start to the genius of a Minnesota attorney, Stu Webb in 1990. Since the initial inception of collaborative divorce at the end of the 20th century, the concept and practice has spread across the...

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How to Survive a Divorce with Your Finances Intact

How to Survive a Divorce with Your Finances Intact

Divorce is often more crippling, both emotionally and financially than people realize at the onset. In fact, it may take years to see the full impact to you and your family and your estate. Because it is such a delicate time, often people “die on their sword” fighting...

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Best Divorce lawyers in Tempe
Best Divorce Lawyers in Tempe