Divorce 101

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Improving Your Self Esteem After Divorce


Even if you are the most confident person in the world, a breakup can rattle you. Any major change in life can be scary, and it can cause you to reflect on yourself. While reflection is a good thing, it can quickly spiral into feelings of self-doubt and insecurity if you're not careful. If your [...]

Improving Your Self Esteem After Divorce2017-09-06T15:16:36+00:00

How To Stay Healthy Through Your Divorce


Any major life event, good or bad, can be incredibly stressful. Your divorce will be no different. I know that at this time, you have a million things to worry about and take care of. But one thing that you should not neglect at this time is yourself! Staying healthy and happy throughout your divorce [...]

How To Stay Healthy Through Your Divorce2017-07-31T18:16:15+00:00

How To Recover From Adultery


Marriages end for many reasons, and if you face divorce, it is important to consider all of the events that may have contributed to the breakdown of your marriage. However, there is one common reason for divorce that you might be experiencing right now. Adultery is one common factor in divorce that can be especially [...]

How To Recover From Adultery2017-06-20T17:02:54+00:00

Ready for Divorce


Before you file for divorce, it is important to review your situation and determine if divorce is best for you. In some cases, divorce is mutual. Both spouses recognize that their marriage is no longer working, and they seek divorce as a solution to this problem and the hope for happier days. However, in [...]

Ready for Divorce2017-03-22T16:47:02+00:00

Same Sex Divorce


Same sex marriage has been legal in the state of Connecticut since 2008. This is a major milestone for Connecticut because not all states recognize gay marriage. But, same sex divorce laws are still not very developed. This presents challenges and complexities for couples seeking a same sex divorce that heterosexual couples do not face. [...]

Same Sex Divorce2017-03-22T18:14:15+00:00

Special Circumstance


If your relationship with your partner has ended, you might not be sure if a divorce applies to your situation. On this page, I will discuss some special circumstances in which you might seek alternatives to divorce. For more information on these special circumstances and others, please contact my office. I can review your [...]

Special Circumstance2017-03-22T18:15:17+00:00

Divorce Steps


There are many steps involved in filing for a divorce. You might feel overwhelmed by all of the things that you need to do in order to go through this process. Here, I will discuss the important things that you need to do if you want to get a divorce in Connecticut. Filing a Divorce [...]

Divorce Steps2017-03-22T18:16:51+00:00

International Divorce


There are a few situations in which you might seek a divorce in another country. If you are a citizen of another country, you might consider this option. Here, I will discuss some particulars involved with international divorce. Citizenship In many of these international cases where one spouse is a U.S. citizen and the other [...]

International Divorce2017-03-22T18:18:40+00:00



Determining if you need a lawyer to help you through your divorce involves several factors. While you might think that you can handle this process on your own, there are many reasons why finding the right lawyer can make this process simpler for you, alleviate your stress, and save you money in the long run. [...]




Mediation One of the main differences between taking your divorce to court and using mediation is the main concern of both. While the end goal is the same in both situations (divorce) going to court means that you or your spouse are concerned with your legal rights. Also, you are interested in determining how the [...]