Family law arbitration is a form of ADR (alternative dispute resolution). You cannot be forced into Arbitration. It is a voluntary process which resolves disputes identified by the parties and… CONTINUE
Permanent Alimony and Retirement After Amzler v. Amzler
Before NJ 2A:34-23 was amended in 2014, permanent alimony often meant alimony until somebody died or the recipient spouse remarried. Retirement is a change that warrants a review of alimony,… CONTINUE
How Alimony is Determined in New Jersey and When it Can be Modified
The factors used in determining the amount of alimony is to be paid are specifically set out in NJSA 2A:34-23. There is a rebuttable presumption that applies to people who… CONTINUE
Cohabitation and Alimony in New Jersey
What impact does cohabitation have on alimony in New Jersey? The statute NJ 2A:34-23 was amended in 2014 to reflect that alimony in the event of cohabitation was more likely… CONTINUE
What is a Marital Settlement Agreement?
Most divorce cases in New Jersey don’t go to trial but settle instead. Rather than a protracted and expensive court battle, the parties agree on the issues without having to… CONTINUE
Can a QDRO help your divorce situation?
On behalf of Morris, Downing & Sherred, LLP posted in Family Law on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. New Jersey residents who have gone through a divorce know how complicated and emotionally… CONTINUE
Preparing for a divorce settlement meeting
On behalf of Morris, Downing & Sherred, LLP posted in Family Law on Thursday, November 7, 2013. New Jersey residents who are in the process of a divorce may find that… CONTINUE
New Jersey families can co-parent through difficulties
On behalf of Morris, Downing & Sherred, LLP posted in Family Law on Friday, November 29, 2013. New Jersey residents know that being a parent is the most challenging job there… CONTINUE
When are experts needed in a divorce?
On behalf of Morris, Downing & Sherred, LLP posted in Family Law on Friday, November 1, 2013. New Jersey residents dealing with family law issues know that there are many… CONTINUE
Nascar driver finalizes divorce
On behalf of Morris, Downing & Sherred, LLP posted in Family Law on Thursday, May 9, 2013. Being in a relationship can be one of the most rewarding experiences in… CONTINUE