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Protection Orders Related to Wheat Ridge Divorce and Domestic Violence

legal-1302034_640.jpgAs Wheat Ridge and Jefferson County family law attorneys, we have seen civil protection or restraining orders used as both a helpful and hurtful tool. Sometimes, a divorce is the result of domestic violence or a dangerous and volatile situation. In these types of cases, protection orders can protect those involved, including children, from being subject to any further abuse. However, false allegations of domestic violence in an attempt to get a restraining order can be extremely damaging. At the Pearman Law Firm, we have helped those in need get the protection they need to feel safe as well as fight against restraining/protection orders that contain false and unfounded allegations.

Wheat Ridge Family Law Attorney | Voluntary vs. Involuntary Relinquishment of Parental Rights

pexels-photo-236164 (1).jpegWe often get questions regarding relinquishment of parental rights in Wheat Ridge and Jefferson County. Questions like, "What if I am being asked to relinquish my parental rights?" or "How do I ask my child's biological parent to relinquish their parental rights?" Often relating to an adoption, relinquishing parental rights can be done in two ways: voluntarily or involuntarily. Let's take a closer look at these two types of parental right relinquishments.

Prenuptial Agreement with a Wheat Ridge Family Law Attorney

mayor-917147_640.jpgGenerally, when people think about prenuptial agreements, they assume a person is either very wealthy, a celebrity, or both. However, prenuptial agreements, or premarital agreements as it is called in the Jefferson County Courts, can be beneficial for any couple entering into a marriage. Let's look at what prenups do and why you might consider entering into one.

Can child support management service help Colorado parents?

Child support is pretty straightforward. A non-custodial parent either agrees to pay the monthly amount or is required to do so by the court. Subsequently, a custodial parent receives the payment to be used for the benefit of the child. However, for some custodial parents in Colorado, such a scenario may seem more like wishful thinking.

Online vs. traditional divorce: Which is best?

Technology has certainly made life more convenient for everyone, including many here in Wheat Ridge County, Colorado. However, as great as technology is in a number of situations, it may not be as effective when it comes to divorce. The end of a marriage is a complicated process and in this aspect, going through a traditional divorce and seeking the guidance of a family law professional can still be the best option. Consider the following online versus traditional divorce scenarios.

Divorce: a family law issue that is full of surprises

In Wheat Ridge, Colorado, divorce is no longer a new topic among the local residents. Divorce brings a lot of issues that makes the legal process complex, including child support, child custody, spousal support and property division. Divorcing individuals have to face unintended consequences before the legal process is finalized.

Educating oneself is the best way in handling property division

Divorce may be the best-known family law issue in the United States, given that almost half of all marriages end this way. Coloradoans know that divorce brings up many issues that spouses need to discuss and settle before the end of their marriage can be finalized. These include child custody, child support, division of marital assets and spousal support. As emotions run high, spouses often find it difficult to negotiate during the legal process.

Biological ties can dictate child custody assignment

Some families today are not very similar to the conventional families that most people in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, watch on classic television shows and in the movies. Divorce, grandparents assuming parenting roles, blended families and same-sex marriage have influenced the structure of modern American families today.

Colorado man throws away $500k gold during divorce

If divorce is in the picture, a spouse sometimes acts without weighing the consequences of his or her actions. That sort of behavior is of concern to Wheat Ridge, Colorado, divorcing couples. If emotions run high, it can turn out badly, as in the recent case of a Colorado man who is in the midst of a divorce.

Financial aid and divorce-the impact on children

The emotional impact of divorce on children here in Colorado is what worries most parents who decide to end their marriage. Among the challenges brought up by a divorce that can result from property division and child custody is the eligibility of the children for financial aid, which starts with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

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