Parental Relocation / Move Away Requests in Arizona

Often one of the parents desires to move with the minor child or children to another state or a substantial distance within the state (over 100 miles) which would make it more difficult for the other parent to exercise his or her parenting time. Sometimes one of the parties desires to be closer to family… read more

New Tax Law Effects Spousal Maintenance / Alimony

Under the new tax code effective January 1, 2019, spousal maintenance awards entered in 2019 and later will no longer be deductible by the payer or taxable to the receiving party. In the past, parties were at times more amiable to settling spousal maintenance issues as the paying party was generally in a higher tax… read more

The Correlation Between Technology and Divorce [Infographic]

Technology and Divorce: Is There a Correlation? In this day and age, we live in a technology-driven world which has allowed us to grow and evolve as as a society, but unfortunately the effects are not always positive. Family law attorneys are more frequently seeing social media as the main source of divorce cases. Social… read more

Child Custody Decision-Making Advice

I’m extremely proud of the recognitions I’ve earned, like Certified Family Law Specialist, Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and Arizona Top Attorneys. But I’ve learned one of my greatest strengths is delivering practical advice, in plain language, when my clients need it most. — William Bishop Phoenix Child Custody Attorney on Legal Decision-Making One of… read more

100 Cities That Spent The Most Money On Ashley Madison

In our post you’ll find the Spend of Male Members on Ashley Madison as well as the Average Spend by User in Top 100 Cities. If you click through you’ll see how we’ve ranked the average spend per user in the Top 100 cities in our list.

Checking for Cheaters: Who is Searching the Ashley Madison List?

According to new research, just under seven percent of Americans have checked to see if their partner is on the Ashley Madison user list. A survey of 1,500 people from across the U.S. shows that the vast majority of Americans – 93.3 percent –  have chosen not to look for their loved one’s information in any database or are not… read more

Do You Need a Social Media Prenuptial Agreement?

As we’ve discussed, technology has made its way into divorce courts as it’s become a part of everyday life.

Remarriage and Spousal Support: Sorting Out the Details

For a person who is married at a young age and divorces within a relatively short period of time, he or she has many youthful years to consider a second marriage. Of course, anyone who is going into marriage having been through a divorce, there is probably a lot of knowledge gained between the two… read more

Arizona Divorce: Covenant Marriages

Is the divorce process different for Arizona covenant marriages? Throughout the course of this blog, divorce has generally been discussed in terms of basic marriage agreements. Under these circumstances, an individual doesn’t need a specific reason to file for divorce. In other words, it is a no-fault arrangement. It’s worth noting, however, that Arizona law… read more

Addressing the needs of Arizona same-sex couples

Same-sex marriage is among the hottest topics in the country right now. Every week, it seems, there is a new development in legislative and judicial efforts to expand marriage rights to include all couples.