3 New Divorce Laws in Maryland

September 10, 2015

The family law attorneys at Rodier Family Law explain three new laws related to the divorce process that were recently passed by the Maryland Legislature. In a recent 2015 session, Legislature passed three new bills that will affect the divorce process in Maryland. Moving forward, couples will have now have more control in determining when…

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Collaborative Divorce vs. Mediation in Family Law

August 28, 2015

The family law attorneys at Rodier Family Law explain the differences between collaborative divorce and mediation. Coming to the conclusion that it’s time for you and your spouse to divorce is oftentimes a difficult task due to a fear of enduring a long and stressful process. There could be decades of history with children that…

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It’s Time for You and Your Spouse to Get a Divorce If…

July 27, 2015

The family law attorneys at Rodier Family Law provide four signs that help indicate to couples that it’s time to get a divorce. The number of reasons that could lead to a couple’s divorce seems limitless. Whether those reasons were sparked by emotions, finances or behaviors, divorce often seems like the obvious solution. However, for…

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3 Financial Mistakes to Avoid During a Divorce

July 13, 2015

The divorce attorneys at Rodier Family Law explain the three worst financial mistakes a person could make when divorcing his or her spouse. When couples begin the divorce process, the first financial concern they typically address is determining whether or not to spend money on legal counsel. However, there is more to the financial aspect…

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The Difference between Limited and Absolute Divorce in Maryland

June 19, 2015

The family law attorneys at Rodier Family Law explain the differences between limited and absolute divorce in Maryland. When discussing the procedures associated with divorce, many people assume there is one process with little to no room for adjustments. Because family law significantly differs than any other practice of law, such as criminal or personal…

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Divorcing During Your Senior Years: 5 Things You Need to Know

May 18, 2015

The family law attorneys at Rodier Family Law offer five important tips people should consider while divorcing during their senior years. As unfortunate as it may sound, divorce can happen for any couple at any age, no matter how long they’ve been married. Many people assume that once both spouses pass a certain age, divorce…

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How Social Media Can Impact Your Divorce

April 15, 2015

The family law attorneys at Rodier Family Law explain how social media activity can affect a couple going through a divorce. With the rise in activity on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc.) for both personal and business reasons, our lives are increasingly becoming open books, viewable by an ever-increasing network of connections. Social…

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A Guide to Preparing a Financial Statement for Your Divorce

March 26, 2015

Money is a hot topic of discussion for almost every couple, even if they’re happily married. If a couple decides to call it quits and pursue a divorce, then the issue of money can become even more controversial, and is often a central point of contention in the divorce proceedings. More often than not, the…

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Why You Need a Lawyer for Your Divorce

March 11, 2015

Abraham Lincoln said, “The man who represents himself has a fool for a client,” and while that may be a bit strongly worded, there is some truth to it.  There are hundreds of articles circulating that offer tips on how to cut costs throughout the divorce process. One of the most common suggestions provided is…

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Late-Life Divorce and the Need for Health Insurance Coverage

February 27, 2015

Health care is an important issue for anyone who is aging, but for those over 50 who may find themselves in the middle of a divorce, health insurance coverage can become a key source of contention. Knowing what approach to take when preparing for the future and being informed of your health care options will…

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