Holidays Are For The Children

Mace Greenfield Child Related Issues

It’s the most wonderful time of year, unless you are going through a divorce and or a child custody litigation. Too often parents take every opportunity to “stick it to” the other parent. But the holidays are all about the children. Make sure your children spend quality time with the other parent as agreed and scheduled and that your children …

Are You The Moneyed Spouse? How to Save Legal Fees in a Divorce

Mace Greenfield Client/Litigant/Pro Se Information

In a divorce, the new laws require the court to calculate spousal support and child support and to direct the moneyed spouse to pay the legal fees (all or part) for the non-moneyed spouse. So, if you earn for example you earn $300,000.00 per year and your spouse earns $50,000.00 per year, a court will direct you to pay spousal …

How to Prove Your Custody Case

Mace Greenfield Child Related Issues

In a custody case, whether part of a divorce or not, you need to prove what you allege to be fact. Words alone are insufficient but too often are all the court has to go on. If you claim to be the primary caregiver how do you plan to prove it? When you drive the children to school, do you …

Warning! Danger! Danger! And its NOT Dr. Smith Approaching

Mace Greenfield Domestic Violence - Orders of Protection

There is a loophole to Stay Away Orders of Protection that is very dangerous when it removed someone from your household and you changed the locks. That person still has a driver’s license with the same address on it. What’s the big deal? Well, that person need only go to the home he or she was removed from and call …

Penney Wise and Dollar Foolish!

Mace Greenfield Your lawyer

I have been seeing too many divorces wherein a spouse used a lawyer who was a relative (who never handled a divorce before) and paid nearly nothing for it.  The case may have settled as the now ex-spouse wanted fro very little cost, but the settlement agreement lacked the provisions and terms that could have protected that’s spouse against being …