What Will Happen to Your Inheritance During Divorce in Wisconsin?

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Divorce is a challenging and emotionally charged journey that often involves complex legal considerations. Amidst the turmoil, questions about the fate of one’s assets, including inheritances, can add an additional layer of stress and uncertainty. Did you obtain inheritance money while married and wonder what will happen to it during your divorce? While every situation […]

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Key Considerations In Gray Divorce

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The term “gray divorce” refers to the growing trend of older adults that choose to end their marriage. Gray divorce differs from other divorce scenarios in a few key ways, so it’s important to consider these factors as you navigate your split. How Will Retirement Be Affected By My Divorce? Divorcing after age 50 can […]

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Alcohol and Divorce

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Divorce is complicated, especially when you are divorcing an alcoholic. From mental anguish to physical distress, divorcing an alcoholic is not an easy process. Click here to learn more about it. https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/behavior-problems-behavior-solutions/202006/how-positive-coparenting-produces-mentally-healthy

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5 Types of Infidelity That Can Lead to Divorce

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Did you know there are different types of infidelity? If you are getting divorced in Wisconsin, the reason for the divorce does not matter to the court. Our clients don’t need to give a reason to file for divorce, but we understand that it is sometimes cathartic for them to tell us what led them […]

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The Hard Truth: A Criminal Charge Can Affect Your Divorce

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Not all criminal charges will affect a divorce case, but many will. Since divorces can get so complicated, a criminal charge can make the situation even more complex. Financial support, child custody, parenting time, and asset division can all be affected by a criminal charge. It depends on things such as… The Nature of The Crime […]

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5 Back to School Tips for Divorced Parents

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It is almost back to school time! Are you excited or worried? Both feelings are completely normal. Whether your kids are starting back up in August or September, it is never too early to start preparing. Follow these five tips for a smooth start to the new school year: 1. Tell Teachers About the Divorce If […]

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Back to School Adjustments

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

Back to school can be tough on both parents and children, especially when the family is separated. If you are feeling stressed about this back-to-school season, follow the tips in the link below to help your child adjust as smoothly as possible. https://www.kidsfirstcenter.org/siteglide-blog/kids-of-divorced-parents-the-back-to-school-adjustment

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These 5 Questions May Change Your Perspective on Your Marriage

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Being unhappy with your marriage does not necessarily mean you need to get a divorce. If you’ve asked yourself these questions and feel like there is no hope for your marriage, reach out to one of our experienced divorce lawyers for advice and representation. https://www.getlasting.com/unhappy-marriage

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