What Is Estate Planning? A Brief Guide

What Is Estate Planning? A Brief Guide

Research shows that approximately 60 percent of Americans do not have a will or living trust. Are you part of this group? Are you looking to change that? If so, you need our brief guide to estate planning. Outlined below are some essential things everyone should know, from writing a will to finding the best

Why You Need a Lawyer Involved in Your Will Planning

Why You Need a Lawyer Involved in Your Will Planning

If you are starting a family, have recently experienced the loss of a loved one, or are reaching the winter of your life, will planning may be something you’ve begun to think about. No matter what stage of life you’re at, planning your estate is something you shouldn’t overlook. Especially if you have specific wishes regarding how you’d

LGBT Divorce in Pennsylvania: Everything You Need to Know

LGBT Divorce in Pennsylvania: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that approximately 1% of the total number of currently married same-sex couples get divorced each year? Divorce proceedings are often complicated, not to mention, they often vary by state.  So what do you need in order to get divorced in the great state of Pennsylvania? Don’t worry, with this guide; you can

A Comprehensive Guide to Grandparent Custody

A Comprehensive Guide to Grandparent Custody

Child custody is decided based on the best interest of the child or children. If the parent or primary guardian is unfit to care for the child in question, grandparent custody may be awarded. In these cases, the grandparent must present a case that the current situation is unsafe for the child. If you are currently

Will vs Trust: What’s The Difference

Will vs Trust: What’s The Difference

Setting your finances up to prepare for your death isn’t always something that people want to do. It can be difficult thinking about your mortality, your possessions, and how they deserve to be dealt with when you pass.  It’s important to start thinking about these issues as soon as you can, though, because a sudden

5 Signs You Need to Hire an Ad Litem for Your Divorce

5 Signs You Need to Hire an Ad Litem for Your Divorce

Divorce rates may be on the decline, but there are still hundreds of thousands of divorces (affecting hundreds of thousands of children) each year. For children under two, the impact of a divorce will be minimal. Experts suggest that kids between the ages of 3-11 will experience the most emotional trauma from a divorce. Regardless

5 Signs You Need to Hire a Child Custody Lawyer

5 Signs You Need to Hire a Child Custody Lawyer

There were 782,038 divorces in America during the span of a single year. While some divorces only involve spouses, many leave children stuck in the middle as well. While representing yourself is always an option, think twice before you make the choice. If you’re going through a messy divorce, you might realize you need a child custody lawyer