BPW Welcomes Elisabeth Jones to Our Legal Team
Please help us in welcoming Elisabeth Jones to our legal team. Elisabeth focuses her practice in the areas of child custody, child... Read More
What is The Child’s Advocate?
If your custody case is filled with conflict and you believe your child’s wishes are not being heard by the judge, you... Read More
What Is a QDRO and Why Do I Need One?
During a divorce, spouses must divide the marital estate. Through the process of equitable distribution, spouses can split assets like cars, houses,... Read More
9 Questions to Ask Before Selling Your Home During a Divorce
As part of your divorce, you and your spouse have to decide what to do with the marital residence. Assuming you bought... Read More
Which Custody Schedule is Right for Your Kids?
When considering physical custody of your children, there’s almost an endless number of different schedules to choose from. If you and the... Read More
Important Updates to the Domestic Violence Laws in North Carolina
North Carolina’s 50B statute governs civil domestic violence protective orders (DVPOs). Recently, the legislature made some important updates to the statute. These... Read More
What Happens When Spouses Reconcile after Separation?
When spouses reconcile in North Carolina after a separation, there can be major repercussions. Reconciliation occurs when spouses resume the marital relationship.... Read More
What You Need to Know about Same-Sex Divorce in North Carolina
Before 2015, same-sex married couples found it difficult to divorce. At the time, many states did not recognize same-sex marriage (or same-sex... Read More
What to Expect at Your Mediated Settlement Conference
In North Carolina, it is mandatory to attend a mediated settlement conference if there is a pending claim for equitable distribution. Also... Read More
3 Back to School Tips for Divorced Families
It’s not easy to co-parent. The summer months may have made things a little easier since the kids aren’t on as strict... Read More