Could I be ordered to pay child support beyond my child’s 18th birthday

In this video, Daryle answers the question of “Could I be ordered to pay child support beyond my child’s 18th birthday?” Make sure to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE! Transcript: Person Speaking: Daryle Yes, if your child is mentally or physically disabled and unable to support theirself, or if the child continuously attends an accredited high school […]

Will I lose custody in Ohio if I get deployed?

In this video, Sarah answers the common question of “Will I lose custody in Ohio if I get deployed?”. Make sure to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE! Transcript: Person Speaking: Sarah Deployment cannot be the basis for a change in circumstances for a child custody modification. The court can issue a temporary order or a temporary modifying […]

Will my spousal support be terminated if my spouse remarries?

In this video, Daryle answers the common question of Will my spousal support be terminated if my spouse remarries? Make sure to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE! Transcript: Person Speaking: Daryle In Ohio, there are no statutes that provide for automatic terminated of spousal support. If a decree specifically includes language that spousal support will be terminated […]

Parenting Schedules: How to Avoid Being Stuck with a Default or “Standard” Parenting Schedule

When parents with minor children separate either before or after a divorce action has been initiated, one of the most pressing and important items to address is a parenting schedule. If parents are unable to agree, Courts will often issue a default “Standard” parenting schedule that may remain in place throughout the pendency of a […]

If my decree includes language that allows spousal support to be modified…?

In this video, Daryle talks about “If my decree includes language that allows spousal support to be modified, does the court have to modify it if it is requested?”. Make sure to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE! Transcript: Person Speaking: Daryle In order to modify spousal support, the Court must find a substantial change in circumstances. If […]

Can my spousal support order be modified?

In this video, Daryle answers the question of “Can my spousal support order be modified?”. Make sure to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE! Transcript: Person Speaking: Daryle In Ohio, the court lacks jurisdiction to modify a prior order of spousal support unless the decree expressly reserves jurisdiction to make that modification. You will need to look at […]

What Is “Nesting,” and Will It Work For My Family In Transition?

Nesting is a transitional arrangement for parents to consider when starting the separation/divorce process. Nesting means that your children remain in the marital residence, and the parents take turns being in the home with the children and acting as the “on-duty” parent. The parents follow a specific parenting schedule outlining when each parent will be […]

How To Find Hidden Money In A Divorce

When couples get divorced, one party may feel that the other is hiding money, whether it be in an undisclosed bank account, a safe deposit box, or in an offshore account. When this occurs, attorneys have tools we use to identify undisclosed or hidden money. During a divorce, the parties have the opportunity to engage […]

Annulment: Is Sexual preference for the other sex grounds for an annulment in Ohio?

In this video, Sarah continues sharing about Annulment laws. Make sure to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE! Transcript: Person Speaking: Sarah No, Ohio takes the stand that just because someone has a sexual preference for another, this does not mean that it affects the marital relations between the parties and is, therefore, not a ground for an […]

Does My Child’s Opinion on Custody and Parenting Time Matter?

Parents often believe that their child can decide where they would like to live but this is not true.  Children have a voice but not a vote in custody and visitation matters. How much weight does their opinion have? The court looks at a series of factors to determine the custody or parenting time of […]