Divorce Articles

Child Custody, Visitation & Child Support

Are you considering getting a divorce? Have you held back from moving forward because you have concerns about child custody visitation and child support? The attorneys at Amaral & Associates P.C. have years of experience resolving child custody, visitation and child support issues. Attorney Edward Amaral and Talia Simonds provide knowledgeable Information and skilled advocacy…

Are You Headed for A Divorce?

Thinking about a divorce. Concluding that your marriage is over and that you areheaded for divorce can be an emotional and stressful process. However, oftentimes,there are signs leading up to a divorce that the marriage is in trouble and may alreadybe over. Important signs are as follows: ■ You feel apathetic. You may feel like…

How to Divorce a Narcissist

Divorce can be a taxing process for anyone, no matter what the circumstances. Divorcing a narcissist can be even more complex and emotionally draining and usually leads to a high conflict divorce. A high-conflict divorce can be more expensive, time consuming, and have detrimental effects on one’s mental health and that of the children. There…

Incompatibility and Age Difference: How to Cope with Divorce When Love Does Not Last

Divorce is often seen as something unfortunate that happens to couples who have been together for years, had kids and grown apart. People also think of divorce as an adversarial drama that happens to celebrities or wealthy people who walk away with a big divorce settlement. The reality is that many marriages do not last,…

Do I Need a Prenuptial Agreement?

There is a large misconception that prenuptial agreements are only for the rich. However, this is not true. Prenuptial agreements can be drafted for multiple reasons and purposes. With the divorce rate hovering around 60% today, a prenuptial agreement is a good tool to protect a spouse in case “I do” turns into “I don’t.”…

Surviving The Holidays Post Divorce

  The holidays can often trigger memories, ones that may be remembered as being happier or less complicated. The holidays post-divorce is no exception.  The important thing to remember is that many others experience this same feeling – especially during a pandemic that has changed so many people’s lives.  It is so easy to compare…