Category Archives: Worcester Ma legal Issues

Crafting win-win financial solutions for your divorce in Paxton, Ma

When people are contemplating divorce and finances, the typical assumption is that expenses will double and assets will get cut in half.  With the team approach in Collaborative Practice, we can often craft a win-win financially by tapping the expertise of our financial team members so that a divorcing couple can come out much better off … Continue reading Crafting win-win financial solutions for your divorce in Paxton, Ma

Getting a Collaborative Divorce in Shrewsbury, Mass.

Collaborative Law became available in Massachusetts about 20 years ago and is becoming more popular as an efficient way to get a divorce and avoid the time and expense of litigation.  Getting divorced via collaborative law involves both parties, both attorneys and a divorce coach all sitting together in the same room and negotiating.  It … Continue reading Getting a Collaborative Divorce in Shrewsbury, Mass.

Family Mediation for Modification of an Existing Order or Judgment

Family Mediation has become more popular with parents ever since August 2013, when the Probate and Family Court was permitted to accept Joint Petitions to modify an existing judgment or order. Pursuant to Massachusetts Supplemental Probate and Family Court Rule 412, parents can submit a Joint Petition in order to change a judgment or court … Continue reading Family Mediation for Modification of an Existing Order or Judgment