trust assets

What Happens to Trust Assets in a Divorce?

By Joseph Mendoza | November 30, 2017
Posted in

A trust is a legal agreement between one or more settlors creating the trust, one or more trustees […]

Read More
Husband and Wife Talking

Common Law Marriage and Divorce in Arizona

By Joseph Mendoza | November 2, 2017
Posted in ,

Common law marriage, also known as “sui juris” or informal marriage, is a legally binding marriage established when […]

Read More
Prenuptial agreement photo

Pre and Postnuptial Agreements: Are They for You?

By Joseph Mendoza | June 21, 2017
Posted in

Prenuptial agreements are rarely in the minds of movie watchers when the beautiful film bride, engulfed in her […]

Read More

Sending Emails During Divorce

By Joseph Mendoza | February 14, 2017
Posted in

One of the most difficult things about divorce, even divorces that are relatively amicable, is learning a new way to communicate with your former partner, especially when children are involved. While I am sure that some (saintly) people are able to continue to treat their ex-spouse in the same loving and compassionate manner that they did while they were married, most of the rest of us would occasionally like to take a two-by-four to the other person’s head.

Read More

How To Come to Agreements With Your Ex

By Joseph Mendoza | February 14, 2017
Posted in

But They’re Impossible! If you have children with your ex-partner, and the relationship is still tense or antagonistic, […]

Read More

What is a Consent Decree?

By Joseph Mendoza | October 23, 2016
Posted in ,

So, What’s a Consent Decree? The Easier Way to Divorce A Consent Decree could be considered the easier […]

Read More

Should I Stay or Go in a Divorce

By Joseph Mendoza | July 15, 2016
Posted in

Should I Stay or Should I Go? Maybe you saw this article recently that suggests that worst thing […]

Read More

The Assertive Approach to Divorce Conflict

By Joseph Mendoza | March 16, 2016
Posted in

I am a huge fan of Bill Eddy, a lawyer and therapist who has authored several books on […]

Read More

How to Handle a Psychopath Divorce Lawyer

By Joseph Mendoza | March 6, 2016
Posted in

Is My Spouse’s Lawyer a Psychopath? Is Mine? Recently an article has been making the rounds of the […]

Read More

Ten Things To Know Before Getting Divorced

By Joseph Mendoza | February 23, 2016
Posted in

Recently this spot-on blog from Laura Lifschitz and PopSugar came to my attention about ten things the author […]

Read More