Co-Parenting During Summer Break: Tips for a Smooth Transition

May 7, 2024

Summer break is a time of joy and excitement for children, offering a break from the daily school routine and a chance to explore new adventures. However, for divorced or separated parents, it can also present  co-parenting challenges.  Shared custody arrangements during this extended break require careful considerations, including planning, clear communication, and a focus…

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Navigating Custody Decisions: Joint vs. Sole Custody for Your Family

February 22, 2024

Are you facing the challenging terrain of custody decision-making amidst a divorce or separation? At Rodier Family Law, we understand the complexities of these decisions and strive to guide families through the process with clarity and compassion. s unique circumstances. In this blog, we explore the nuances of joint and sole custody, shedding light on…

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The Best Interests of the Child: How Courts Decide Custody

December 21, 2023

In family law, when it comes to determining custody arrangements during separation or divorce, courts prioritize the best interests of the child above all else. Understanding how this crucial principle shapes custody decisions is fundamental for parents navigating these challenging circumstances. Below, the experienced child custody attorneys at Rodier Family Law discuss how child custody…

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Child Custody and the Holiday Season: Coordinating Celebrations

December 1, 2023

The holiday season is usually a time of joy and celebration, but for families navigating child custody arrangements, it can also bring unique challenges. Balancing festive traditions and time spent with loved ones becomes even more intricate when parents are no longer together. At Rodier Family Law, we understand the importance of maintaining meaningful holiday…

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Modifying Child Support and Spousal Support After a Divorce is Finalized

August 24, 2023

Divorce can be difficult and stressful, especially when thinking about child support and spousal support. After a divorce is finalized, many people wonder if it is possible to modify child support and spousal support. In this article, the experienced attorneys at Rodier Family Law explore when this change is possible and how to make the…

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Understanding Child Support: Types of Expenses Covered for Your Child’s Well-being

June 21, 2023

Child support is a crucial aspect of ensuring the financial well-being of children after a divorce or separation. It is designed to provide financial assistance to the custodial parent to cover various expenses related to the child’s upbringing. In this article, we will explore the types of expenses typically covered by child support, shedding light…

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Choosing the Right Access Schedule for Your Family: A Guide to Harmonious Co-Parenting

June 21, 2023

Divorce or separation can be an emotionally challenging process, especially when children are involved. As parents, it is crucial to prioritize their well-being and establish an access schedule that supports their healthy development. Selecting the right access schedule requires careful consideration and collaboration to ensure that both parents maintain meaningful relationships with their children. In…

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The Path to Financial Security: A Guide to Receiving Child Support Services in Maryland

May 18, 2023

Raising a child is a rewarding yet challenging journey, and when it comes to ensuring their well-being, financial stability is crucial. In Maryland, the state recognizes the importance of child support and provides a range of services to assist custodial parents in securing the financial support they need. In this article, Rodier Family Law explores…

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The Basics of Child Custody in Maryland

April 21, 2023

Navigating child custody can be a complex and emotional process when parents separate or divorce. In the state of Maryland, child custody is determined by what is in the best interests of the child, with both parents having the right to seek custody. In this article, Rodier Family Law discusses the basics of child custody…

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How to Manage Disagreements Effectively When Co-Parenting

March 20, 2023

Co-parenting can be a challenging experience, especially when there are disagreements between the two parents. It’s not uncommon for co-parents to have different parenting styles, beliefs, or preferences which can lead to conflicts. However, managing disagreements effectively is crucial to maintaining a healthy co-parenting relationship and ensuring the well-being of the children involved. Below the…

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