• What Are Red Flags When Choosing a Divorce Lawyer?

    Posted on October 19, 2020 by Chris Kirker

    As many people unfortunately know, going through a divorce can be extremely difficult. And while a good divorce lawyer can help make their client’s life a bit easier, a bad one can make things worse. Luckily, there are certain “red flags” that clients can look for to help them avoid problematic attorneys. Poor Communication Communication i...

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  • Prince and Manuela Testolini’s married life revealed

    Posted on January 17, 2017 by Chris Kirker

    Newly unsealed divorce files of the late singer-songwriter Prince revealed that he and Manuela Testolini had a luxurious lifestyle. Testolini, Prince's second wife, married R&B singer-songwriter Eric Benet in 2011. These documents, which a judge unsealed on Friday, January 13, showed the couple threw lavish parties after awards shows. Furth...

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  • No fault divorces come under attack in the Texas legislature

    Posted on January 3, 2017 by Chris Kirker

    Fault-based divorces in Texas fall into one of six categories. Namely, adultery, cruelty, abandonment, a felony conviction, confinement to a mental hospital, or living apart for at least three years. According to family law attorney Slav Talavara, around 90% of divorce cases in the state use grounds of insupportability. These are more popularly k...

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  • Celebrity divorces and breakups take 2016 by storm

    Posted on December 4, 2016 by Chris Kirker

    2016 was a tough year for many Americans, and celebrities were no exception. Celebrity divorces and breakups were extremely common this year. Actress Amber Heard, 30, and actor and producer Johnny Depp, 53,  finalized their divorce in August 2016. Their closure came a little more than a year after they married in 2015. Heard filed a divorce pet...

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  • Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Divorce: All About Custody

    Posted on November 6, 2016 by Chris Kirker

    Actor and producer Brad Pitt, 52, filed his response to actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie Pitt's September divorce petition. Pitt selected the joint custody option whereas Jolie sought full physical custody of their children. The development occurred on Friday, November 4 in Los Angeles. Jolie and Pitt had a two year marriage but had a rela...

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  • Marital problems: Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo to divorce?

    Posted on October 13, 2016 by Chris Kirker

    Adam Levine, the lead singer of Maroon 5, and 27-year-old Namibian model Behati Prinsloo, reportedly are experiencing marital problems. A report from Parent Herald showed Levine is considering filing for divorce from Prinsloo, citing irreconcilable differences. Apparently, the complaint is due to the fact that Prinsloo nags Levine constantly. L...

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  • No-fault divorce legislation to cut waiting time for resolutions

    Posted on October 13, 2016 by Chris Kirker

    House Bill 380 shortens the waiting period for a no-fault divorce to one year. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed the bill into law on Tuesday, October 11. In writing the legislation, Pennsylvania State Representative Tarah Toohil said there are benefits to shortening the waiting time. The Luzerne County attorney said the change will hopefull...

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  • Amber Heard and Johnny Depp settle divorce

    Posted on August 19, 2016 by Chris Kirker

    33-year-old actress Amber Heard and 53-year-old actor and producer Johnny Depp settled their divorce last Tuesday, August 16. Surprisingly, Heard withdrew her allegations that Depp physically abused her during the duration of their marriage. When she filed for divorce in May she also filed a temporary restraining order against Depp, claiming h...

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  • Divorce case: Depp recruits witnesses to testify against Heard

    Posted on August 15, 2016 by Chris Kirker

    53-year-old actor Johnny Depp says he has an all-star team of lawyers ready to defend him in his divorce case. In addition, Depp has approximately two dozen witnesses he can call on to testify on his behalf. He plans to utilize every resource possible against his estranged wife, Amber Heard. Depp wants to discredit Heard's claims that he ab...

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