Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Stann W. Givens
If you are currently going through a high net worth divorce, you need to take care to not let your emotions get the best of you and push you to make a potentially terrible decision that seriously affects your future.
Kathleen Ann Hogan
Henson & Efron
Early case management and alternative dispute resolutions seek to simplify some separations in Minnesota.
Attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers can now position themselves as reliable industry resources.
Susan A. Hansen
Kitchen-table contracts and divorce litigation can both hurt families. Mediation offers a middle ground.
Timothy E. Weiler
The anticipated outcome of the adoption of the increased income threshold is to reduce litigation about the amount of maintenance to be paid by simply applying the statutorily mandated calculation to more individuals with a much higher annual income.
Leonce A. Richard III
Drafting a premarital agreement should instead focus on a collaborative effort of two people coming together to create a “life plan” with regard to forming a lifetime partnership.
Esther R. Donald
In 1967, the Beatles asked: “Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m Sixty Four?” Today, Sir Paul, the answer increasingly is “No.”
David B. Kempston
We actively participate with the client. As counselors, we shape, mold, and contour the case—but we don’t create facts.
Founding partner in Taylor English Duma sees success with remote lawyer program.
Susan A. Hansen and Lindsey A. Kujawa
Marriage is changing—and so is divorce. Family lawyers must be there for richer and for poorer, in sickness and in health.
Kathryn A. Graves
The practice of family law has changed substantially in recent decades. How is it different—and how does that affect the lawyers who specialize in it?
Sharon P. Stiller, Rachel Demarest Gold, & Stephanie Nott
How empire state businesses are preparing to implement the country's most progressive paid-leave program.
Lynn Kappelman and Dawn Solowey
While the trial team’s deep knowledge of the trial record is an important resource, if that team does not also have appellate experience, consider an appellate specialist to lead the next phase of the case.
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
What are legal rankings, and how can you get your name in the top spot?
Patricia Brown Holmes had a celebrated career long before she began defending Jussie Smollett.
This week, hirings at King & Spalding, and a profile of civil rights attorney Debra Katz.
In today’s changing legal landscape, businesses and private individuals are demanding greater service delivered in a more transparent way.
Cyrus D. Mehta & Partners
Hank Matri co-chairs the corporate department at Cole Schotz that he founded nearly three decades ago.
In a community property state like California, credit card debt may be shared between partners.
Stephen J. Cullen
After several years of negotiations, the treaty—the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction—came into existence.
Leonce A. Richard III
The result is one of the most emotional and traumatic issues in family law: child custody.
Weiler & Lengle
PA 100-0422 now requires a divorce judge to award one party or the other possession of and responsibility for the family pet or pets based upon a careful consideration of the animal’s “well-being.”
Miles & Stockbridge
Tips on minimizing holiday stress for divorced families.
When courts make determinations about child custody they will make the decision based on what they believe is in the best interest of the child.
Spouses who get divorced will have to adjust how they file their taxes, what income and liabilities they must report for tax purposes, and even how they approach discussions about alimony and spousal support.