Ways to Prepare for a Consultation

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You are considering divorce, or perhaps you have already made the decision to divorce.  Either way, you are most likely facing difficult challenges and a great deal of stress in your personal life. Meeting with a family law attorney might feel intimidating and overwhelming during this difficult time —but it is …

Divorce- A Lesson from Tom Cruise

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The divorce of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes hit the media by surprise. (By many accounts it hit Tom by surprise as well.) With drawn-out ugly divorces commonplace in Hollywood, the swift dissolution of the Cruise-Holmes marriage is an example of smart strategy and excellent council. Seattle divorce attorney Rick …

From Honeymoon to Cohabitation

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A client of ours forwarded me an article this week. It pointed out that many divorces are not high conflict. They do not stem from abuse, adultery, or financial devastation. Instead, they stem from lower conflict issues that build over time. Many times these conflicts are distractions that slowly pull …