Understanding the “Reform” in the Alimony Reform Act

Effective March 1, 2012, the Alimony Reform Act governs the issue of alimony in Massachusetts divorces.  People hear the words “Alimony Reform” and envision — for better or worse (sorry, I couldn’t resist the pun) — sweeping changes in how alimony is handled in divorces. Continue reading “Understanding the “Reform” in the Alimony Reform Act”

Divorce, What TO Do and NOT To Do Before You Call a Divorce Lawyer

It is not an easy call to make.  You have probably been thinking about it for months, maybe years.  As for how a divorce will impact your life financially, you have very few answers, and you are not even sure you know what the questions are.  That is okay.  My job is to help you start answering the questions you did not even know – or were afraid – to ask, and – eventually – to help you achieve the softest financial landing possible.  Those answers, for the most part, will depend on your unique circumstances. Continue reading “Divorce, What TO Do and NOT To Do Before You Call a Divorce Lawyer”