Category Archives: Family Law

In the past, parenting was often solely an option for heterosexual couples. Whether through biological means or adoption, the nuclear family became the norm in American culture. Times have changed and this is now no longer the case. Many same-sex … Continue reading

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Typically, when spouses decide to enter into a prenuptial (before marriage) or postnuptial (after marriage) agreement, the question is not whether an agreement is necessary or useful, but whether the agreement is drafted with your best interests in mind. A … Continue reading

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By Amanda Oliver You are likely familiar with the old saying that “timing is everything.”  Well, in family law, like in life, that is often times true.  Decisions such as when to hire an attorney or when to file your … Continue reading

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By Maxine Weiss Kunz Many changes are coming to family law as of January 1, 2016. These changes include changes to custody (a term of art that is going out the window) as well as changes to financial aspects of … Continue reading

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A removal action occurs when a custodial parent, who is separated or divorced from the other parent, tries to move out of state with the children. The non-custodial parent can agree to the removal, in which case the parties would … Continue reading

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Time and time again, divorce lawyers are asked what, if anything, is the effect of infidelity on a divorce.  If my spouse is cheating, will I be compensated in the divorce?  If my husband is cheating, will he be punished in … Continue reading

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In December of 2014 Maxine Weiss Kunz, founding member and partner of Weiss Kunz & Green, LLC, was accepted onto the development committee of The Lilac Tree.  This wonderful organization is a resource for divorcing women in the process of … Continue reading

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There is an assumption by many that premarital agreements, more commonly known as prenuptial agreements, are only necessary for the extremely wealthy, to preserve a inheritance, or for second marriages. This is not accurate. Especially with the new guideline maintenance … Continue reading

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