Family Law Blog

Arizona Divorce Checklist

People planning to file for divorce may be wondering what they need to bring when they consult with a lawyer and what the process entails. Preparing as much as they can before the proceedings begin will give them an advantage...
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Do I Need a Lawyer for my Arizona Divorce?

If you’re considering a divorce, legal separation, annulment, or child custody/support settlement in Arizona, you might be wondering if hiring an attorney is worth it. After all, legal counsel is an expensive investment. The truth is that you are always...
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Arizona Divorce Forms

Filing for a divorce can be confusing, especially when one takes into account the seemingly endless paperwork involved. Nevertheless, it’s essential to get things right when filing a petition for dissolution of marriage in court. A lawyer will be crucial...
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How to Dissolve a Same-Sex Union in Arizona

Same-sex marriage has been legal in Arizona since 2014 and throughout the U.S. since 2015. With this legal recognition, spouses in a same-sex marriage have the same legal prerogatives that heterosexual couples have, and these include divorce. An LGBTQ divorce...
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How is Debt Divided in an Arizona Divorce?

Just as spouses divide their marital property when they are divorcing, they also need to split any debt that they incurred during their marriage. In general, the court divides the marital debt equally between the spouses, but there are many...
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Divorce in AZ – Arizona Divorce Guide / FAQ

The decision to end a marriage can be difficult for everyone involved.  Between property division, child custody, and spousal maintenance, there are plenty of decisions to make.  If you’re getting a divorce, it’s important to arm yourself with the right...
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