Video Consultation Room Do you have a question about the divorce process? Simply click on the question below to link to view a video answer! Our Approach: What Makes Us Unique What makes Kathleen M. Newman Family Law Unique? What should a prospective client know about your approach? What should I ask my Family Law attorney before hiring them? Who is your ideal client? Part One Part Two How do you support clients through the divorce process? Mediation vs. Litigation The Divorce Process What are the biggest myths and misconceptions about the divorce process? What are the pros and cons of Collaborative Divorce? What are you views on using mediation as a tool in divorce proceedings? Pre-Marriage Considerations Who should have a prenuptial agreement and why? What if we already have a prenuptial agreement? High-Asset Divorce I own a business. What complexities must I deal with in a divorce? How will the value of our family business be determined when splitting assets? What if I think my spouse is hiding assets? Finances in Divorce What are some basic financial measures I can take to protect myself when preparing to divorce? What access do I have to shared assets during divorce? (credit cards, bank accounts, etc.) If I get divorced, how is the occupancy of the home determined? Child and Spousal Support As a stay-at-home parent, will I be forced to get a job? I am the breadwinner in my family. Will I have to pay my spouse maintenance? How can I modify a maintenance schedule agreed to at trial? What are the key issues surrounding spousal maintenance today? Divorcing Later in Life: The “Grey” Divorce Child Custody What type of creative custody agreements do you see? What is a parenting consultant? Can I move out of state with my child after my divorce? What is a custody evaluation and when do we need one? Other Unique Situations My soon-to-be ex-spouse is sending me threatening messages. What do I do? What unique issues do LGBTQ families encounter? How does social media come into play during a divorce? If we can’t reach an agreement, who decides my case? Does my spouse’s lawyer matter?