Category: During & After Divorce

A Guide to the Divorce Procedure: During the Divorce through Final Judgement

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H Moss, Attorney My previous article provided an overview of some common divorce terms and the initial steps to a typical divorce proceeding. During the pendency of the divorce, the parties will define the issues and try to resolve them. Financial Discovery Your attorney will attempt to find the net worth of the […]

A Guide to the Divorce Procedure: The Initial Phase

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H Moss, Attorney The divorce procedure can be difficult to maneuver. With so many legal procedures and terms, it can be difficult to get a full and clear picture of where you are headed, when and why. The following guide will provide some clarity into the initial phase of the divorce proceedings. Common […]

Divorce and the Holidays

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H Moss, Attorney Getting through the holidays in a divorce situation can be a very troubling period. Some of the suggestions below may help you through this difficult time in a positive way. 1. Make sure that whatever you do is in the best interests of your children. Most court judgments provide for […]

3 Important Considerations in Working with Your Attorney

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H Moss, Attorney Ending a marriage is often a traumatic experience. Good divorce attorneys are aware of the emotional impact and do their best to relieve anxiety by providing solutions to the problems you may encounter during your divorce. Here are 3 important Considerations to follow when you are working with your divorce […]

Getting Over Your Divorce

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H. Moss, Attorney Getting over an unwanted divorce isn’t easy. If you allow yourself the time and patience, you can put the pain and trauma of divorce behind you. To start with, focus on the reality of here and now. Don’t look back, and don’t look too far ahead. Obviously, you can’t change […]

The Most Important Questions to Ask a Divorce Attorney

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H Moss, Attorney Selecting a divorce attorney can seem intimidating, overwhelming or even confusing. Preparing yourself before your initial consultation can not only help alleviate these feelings, but can assist you in reviewing and determining which divorce attorney is right for you. The following questions are suggested: Questions To Ask Your Divorce Attorney […]

Is Your Divorce Attorney Fighting for You or Just Fighting?

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H. Moss, Attorney “I want someone who will fight for me” is something I hear often as it relates to divorce, but there is a difference between fighting and fighting for you. The ideal divorce attorney is one who will put your interests first and who will stand firm on the major issues, […]

The Top 9 Things People Don’t Tell You About Divorce

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H. Moss, Attorney Divorce Brings Out the Worst in People Divorce is difficult. Tiny arguments that built up over the course of the marriage can blow up during a divorce, causing both parties to behave spitefully. My best advice, although difficult to do, is maintain the best version of yourself possible throughout these […]

WHY DOES DIVORCE TAKE SO LONG?

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H Moss, Attorney Clients often ask me why it takes so long to get divorced. In Michigan and many other states, the quick answer is the statutory waiting period. The waiting period in Michigan is 180 days for a marriage with children, and 60 days where there are no children. The purpose of […]

Some Do’s and Don’ts with Your Kids After Divorce

January 03, 2022

By Daniel H. Moss, Attorney Don’t say bad things about the other parent. Getting along with your ex is essential to the stability of your children. Remember: your kids are half you and half your ex. Love your children more than you dislike your ex. Learn sooner rather than later that it is futile it […]