I want to be divorced, but would prefer not to air my spouse’s and my dirty laundry in public. What options do I have?

A great option to parties to any lawsuit is alternative dispute resolution. In the divorce or child custody context, this almost always results in mediation. During mediation, an impartial third party (the mediator) helps the parties to negotiate...

I don’t think my child’s parent is paying enough child support. Or, I’m the parent paying child support and think that I’m paying too much. Can the amount of child support be changed?

Yes, a child support order can be modified. There are three scenarios in which a court may modify a child support order: The parties agree to a modification and the modification is in the child’s best interest. It has been 3 years since the...