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Adoption - Click here to view all posts
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  • 5 Ways an Attorney Can Make the Adoption Process Easier
    Making the decision to adopt a child is an exciting time for your family, but the adoption process can be tricky without the guidance of an experienced attorney. It is important to retain qualified ...
  • The Stepparent's Guide to Adoption
    Families pursue stepparent adoption for many reasons. Blending families is never easy, but stepparent adoption has many advantages and formalizes the relationship between a child and his/her ...
  • The Best Countries for International Adoption
    Adoption is a big decision, and international adoptions come with even more choices. If you're considering an international adoption, the first question you need to answer is, "Where should I ...
Bellevue - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Blended Families Survive the Holidays
    Holidays should be a time of great family memories and warmth. When families become blended following divorce or remarriage, however, the holiday season can cause many to suffer from unwanted anxiety ...
  • 5 Ways an Attorney Can Make the Adoption Process Easier
    Making the decision to adopt a child is an exciting time for your family, but the adoption process can be tricky without the guidance of an experienced attorney. It is important to retain qualified ...
  • Does Age Matter in Marriage & Divorce?
    When it comes to matrimony, many people wonder if age should really matter. After all, if you truly love a person, should it matter if they are 10, 20, or 30 years older than you? Should it matter ...
Case Law - Click here to view all posts
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Celebrity Family Law News - Click here to view all posts
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Child Custody - Click here to view all posts
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Child Support - Click here to view all posts
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  • Can Divorced Families be Healthy Families? [Infographic]
    For more information on how to prioritize healthy family relationships during and after divorce: Telling Your Children About Divorce How to Successfully Co-Parent after a Divorce When Divorce Makes ...
  • When Divorce Makes you a Better Parent
    A “ divorce selfie ” went viral last week – new divorcee Shannon Neuman posted a selfie of herself and her now ex-husband Chris Neuman outside the courthouse where they finalized ...
Co-Parenting - Click here to view all posts
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Divorce - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Blended Families Survive the Holidays
    Holidays should be a time of great family memories and warmth. When families become blended following divorce or remarriage, however, the holiday season can cause many to suffer from unwanted anxiety ...
  • Does Age Matter in Marriage & Divorce?
    When it comes to matrimony, many people wonder if age should really matter. After all, if you truly love a person, should it matter if they are 10, 20, or 30 years older than you? Should it matter ...
  • Can Divorced Families be Healthy Families? [Infographic]
    For more information on how to prioritize healthy family relationships during and after divorce: Telling Your Children About Divorce How to Successfully Co-Parent after a Divorce When Divorce Makes ...
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Everett - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Blended Families Survive the Holidays
    Holidays should be a time of great family memories and warmth. When families become blended following divorce or remarriage, however, the holiday season can cause many to suffer from unwanted anxiety ...
  • 5 Ways an Attorney Can Make the Adoption Process Easier
    Making the decision to adopt a child is an exciting time for your family, but the adoption process can be tricky without the guidance of an experienced attorney. It is important to retain qualified ...
  • Does Age Matter in Marriage & Divorce?
    When it comes to matrimony, many people wonder if age should really matter. After all, if you truly love a person, should it matter if they are 10, 20, or 30 years older than you? Should it matter ...
Family Law - Click here to view all posts
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Guides - Click here to view all posts
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In The Media - Click here to view all posts
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LBGT Law - Click here to view all posts
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Living Wills - Click here to view all posts
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Marriage - Click here to view all posts
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  • Am I Entitled To My Spouse's Inheritance?
    People contemplating or going through divorce frequently wonder which assets are subject to property division and which are not. For example, many individuals often question if an inheritance is ...
  • Will Divorce Ruin My Life?
    When spouses grow apart physically, mentally, and emotionally, some choose to work through issues and difficulties, while others find their situations unbearable or beyond repair. For individuals in ...
  • 4 Things You Should Know About Divorce & Social Media
    You may be surprised to learn that according to a recently released report by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, one-third of all divorce filings mention the word “Facebook.” A ...
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Parental Rights - Click here to view all posts
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Portland - Click here to view all posts
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  • The Legal Rights of Unmarried Couples
    Unmarried couples have different rights than married couples. But, if you're living together as an unmarried couple and your relationship is ending, there are steps you can take to protect ...
Puyallup - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Blended Families Survive the Holidays
    Holidays should be a time of great family memories and warmth. When families become blended following divorce or remarriage, however, the holiday season can cause many to suffer from unwanted anxiety ...
  • 5 Ways an Attorney Can Make the Adoption Process Easier
    Making the decision to adopt a child is an exciting time for your family, but the adoption process can be tricky without the guidance of an experienced attorney. It is important to retain qualified ...
  • Does Age Matter in Marriage & Divorce?
    When it comes to matrimony, many people wonder if age should really matter. After all, if you truly love a person, should it matter if they are 10, 20, or 30 years older than you? Should it matter ...
Relationship Agreements - Click here to view all posts
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  • The Legal Rights of Unmarried Couples
    Unmarried couples have different rights than married couples. But, if you're living together as an unmarried couple and your relationship is ending, there are steps you can take to protect ...
  • 10 Topics Couples Can't Avoid Before Marriage
    Marriage is a big step for any couple. Before taking the big leap, make sure you’ve discussed these ten topics. Compatibility Make sure there is a sufficient courtship period so you are as ...
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  • Can Divorced Families be Healthy Families? [Infographic]
    For more information on how to prioritize healthy family relationships during and after divorce: Telling Your Children About Divorce How to Successfully Co-Parent after a Divorce When Divorce Makes ...
  • 2016 Seattle Family Law Speaker Series CLEs
    These lunchtime CLEs hosted by McKinley Irvin are free and offer 1.0 live CLE credit. There are a limited number of seats. To reserve yours, email CLE@mckinleyirvin.com or call 206-625-9600. Please ...
  • 32 Shocking Divorce Statistics
    The U.S. Census Bureau found that divorce rates for most age groups have been dropping since 1996. Looking at specific divorce statistics for age and region — as well as gay and celebrity ...
Seattle - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Blended Families Survive the Holidays
    Holidays should be a time of great family memories and warmth. When families become blended following divorce or remarriage, however, the holiday season can cause many to suffer from unwanted anxiety ...
  • 5 Ways an Attorney Can Make the Adoption Process Easier
    Making the decision to adopt a child is an exciting time for your family, but the adoption process can be tricky without the guidance of an experienced attorney. It is important to retain qualified ...
  • Does Age Matter in Marriage & Divorce?
    When it comes to matrimony, many people wonder if age should really matter. After all, if you truly love a person, should it matter if they are 10, 20, or 30 years older than you? Should it matter ...
Social Media - Click here to view all posts
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Spousal Support - Click here to view all posts
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  • Am I Liable for My Ex-Spouse's Debts?
    Property division can be one of the most confusing and challenging parts of a divorce, especially when there are significant assets or debts involved. While most people are aware that items of value ...
  • How Much Child Support Will I Get in Washington State?
    Child support in Washington State is calculated using the Washington State Child Support Schedule (WSCSS) to determine how much child support must be paid to a custodial parent each month. This ...
  • The 5 Most Financially Dangerous Divorce Mistakes
    From determining what will happen to the family home to how much is owed in spousal support, divorcing couples have several short and long-term decisions to make that will have a significant impact on ...
Tacoma - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Blended Families Survive the Holidays
    Holidays should be a time of great family memories and warmth. When families become blended following divorce or remarriage, however, the holiday season can cause many to suffer from unwanted anxiety ...
  • 5 Ways an Attorney Can Make the Adoption Process Easier
    Making the decision to adopt a child is an exciting time for your family, but the adoption process can be tricky without the guidance of an experienced attorney. It is important to retain qualified ...
  • Does Age Matter in Marriage & Divorce?
    When it comes to matrimony, many people wonder if age should really matter. After all, if you truly love a person, should it matter if they are 10, 20, or 30 years older than you? Should it matter ...
Third Party Custody - Click here to view all posts
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Unmarried Couples - Click here to view all posts
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  • The Legal Rights of Unmarried Couples
    Unmarried couples have different rights than married couples. But, if you're living together as an unmarried couple and your relationship is ending, there are steps you can take to protect ...
  • Unmarried couples living together: What are your legal rights?
    In place of common law marriage, Washington recognizes committed intimate relationships (also known as meretricious relationships). These are relationships that mimic a marriage and give you legal ...
  • Your Rights When a Domestic Partner Dies
    In the United States, cohabitating partners (couples who live together) have many of the same property rights as they would if they were legally married. However, most of these laws apply to couples ...
Vancouver - Click here to view all posts
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  • How Blended Families Survive the Holidays
    Holidays should be a time of great family memories and warmth. When families become blended following divorce or remarriage, however, the holiday season can cause many to suffer from unwanted anxiety ...
  • 5 Ways an Attorney Can Make the Adoption Process Easier
    Making the decision to adopt a child is an exciting time for your family, but the adoption process can be tricky without the guidance of an experienced attorney. It is important to retain qualified ...
  • Does Age Matter in Marriage & Divorce?
    When it comes to matrimony, many people wonder if age should really matter. After all, if you truly love a person, should it matter if they are 10, 20, or 30 years older than you? Should it matter ...
  • Best Seattle Divorce Lawyer