Serving New Haven and Fairfield Counties

Mediation May be Just the Ticket

Mediation May be Just the Ticket   Divorce is a horrible experience, so please bear in mind the fact that it can be exponentially worse if you approach the process like a war to the death with only one winner on the other side. When the person you built your life with tells you he/she […]

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Do I Need a Lawyer or a Psychologist?

Do I Need a Lawyer or a Psychologist? Marriages sometimes hit the rocks for unusual or counter-intuitive reasons. Your spouse may be lashing out at you not because she no longer loves you, but because things suddenly became very tough for her at work. Your husband may be unresponsive not because he’s gotten tired of […]

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Why Spend Money on a Lawyer? Couldn’t the Court Just Divide Our Property Equally?

Why Spend Money on a Lawyer? Couldn’t the Court Just Divide Our Property Equally?   Connecticut judges are not required to divide anything equally. A judge will divide the marital estate “equitably,” which is a very different standard.  This effectively means that a judge can award either spouse as much as she sees fit, based […]

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