Filing Your Taxes After Divorce: Property Transfers & Retirement (Part 3)

divorce and taxesIn part 1 of our 3-part series on filing your taxes in your divorce, we looked at filing status and claiming dependents. In part 2 of our series, we look at how child support and alimony are calculated when filing. In part 3, we are wrapping up our series with a look at the tax implications of dividing marital property in divorce. How will things like selling your home or dividing your retirement plan affect your taxes? Here are some points to consider… Continue reading

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Child Support in the US and Australia: What’s Different Down Under?

child support in the US vs AustraliaIn a recent article on theconversation.com, the child support system in Australia was examined. How is child support different “down under”? While the United States and Australia may be geographically distant, the complaints regarding the Aussie system ring familiar here in the US. Continue reading

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5 Ways to Make the Most Of Your Divorce Consultation

how to make the most of your divorce consultation You have scheduled your consultation with your divorce professional. How do you make the most of this limited time with your prospective attorney? Here are 5 ways in which you can ensure you get the most out of your consultation: Continue reading

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10 Surefire Ways To Have An Apocalyptic Divorce

are you caught in an apocalyptic divorce? Can you really get divorced without the conflict and drama? Yes! Here are the top 10 things NOT to do if you want to avoid an apocalyptic divorce. To help minimize tension don’t… Continue reading

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Domestic Violence: Proving The Need For A Final Restraining Order

Get help for domestic violenceThe New Jersey courts strive to take domestic violence seriously, and, in this pursuit, the courts evaluate every situation where domestic violence is alleged. In some cases, the courts find that even though a defendant may indeed have harassed another, there simply may not be a need for a final restraining order. What factors are taken into consideration when making this decision? A recent court case sheds some light Continue reading

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Weinberger Law Group Publishes Four New Divorce and Family Law Guides

We are excited to announce the publication of four new titles in its our Family Law Jersey Style series of consumer legal guides: A Guide to Relationship Agreements  in New Jersey, A Guide to Alimony in New Jersey, A Guide to Property Division in New Jersey, and A Guide to Alternative Dispute Resolution in New Jersey. Authored by our firm’s founder, family law expert Bari Z. Weinberger, each guide contains practical family law information that can be difficult for readers to find elsewhere. Continue reading

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Weinberger Law Group Named 10 Best Law Firm For Client Satisfaction

Best New Jersey Law Firm for Client SatisfactionOn behalf of our entire team, we are pleased to announce that Weinberger Law Group has been named one of the 10 Best Family Law Firms in New Jersey for Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. The annual list honors exceptional performance by New Jersey divorce and family law firms. This year marks the second consecutive year that that Weinberger Law Group team has received the honor. Continue reading

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Weinberger Law Group Publishes Legal Guides to Child Custody & Child Support in New Jersey

child custody in new jerseyConcerned about child custody and child support? We are pleased to announced the publication A Guide to Child Custody in New Jersey and A Guide to Child Support in New Jersey, two of the newest titles in our Family Law Jersey Style series of consumer legal guides. Authored by Bari Z. Weinberger, our firm’s founder, both guides are designed to provide answers to questions about these topics commonly asked by parents in New Jersey. Continue reading

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New Jersey Trial Court Says You Can Pay Child Support Directly To Your Children

paying child support for older childrenJudge Lawrence Jones, Superior Court judge in Ocean County, New Jersey recently ruled that a parent is permitted to pay his child support directly to his child, and not the child’s other parent. Could this happen in your child support arrangement?   Continue reading

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Bari Weinberger Offers Divorce Tips, Answers in New Divorce Mag FAQs

Attorney Bari Z. Weinberger

Have questions about divorce and family law? Weinberger Law Group founder, family law expert Bari Weinberger was recently asked by Divorce Magazine to lend her authority to answer readers’ commonly asked questions regarding divorce, child custody and other family law issues. You can find Bari’s answers as part of the magazine’s library of Expert FAQs. Continue reading

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