In any divorce involving children, addressing the issue of child support should be a top priority. While Wisconsin law establishes guidelines for calculating divorcing spouses’ child support obligations, there are a number of factors – from the child’s needs to the parents’ respective incomes – that can greatly affect the calculation of a child support […]
Are Our Devices Negatively Impacting Our Relationships?
We’ve all seen it, and many of us have experienced it in our own lives: A family at the playground, or a couple out to dinner, and at least one person (if not more) with his or her head buried in a tablet or Smartphone. In today’s world, Internet-enabled devices make it easier for us […]
How Alimony is Decided in Wisconsin?
In Wisconsin, either spouse can receive alimony (also called “maintenance”) in a divorce. The courts consider a number of different factors in deciding whether to award maintenance (and if so, how much), and spouses resolving their divorces through negotiations, mediation, and collaborative law should generally consider these factors, as well. Factors for Determining Alimony (Maintenance) […]
How to Make Ends Meet after Your WI Divorce
In order to make ends meet after a divorce, oftentimes, the best thing that a divorcing spouse can do is to commit himself or herself to the divorce process. While it may be tempting to simply want the process to be over as quickly as possible, there are several important reasons – financial and otherwise […]
Litigation, Collaborative Divorce or Mediation – Which is Right for You?
If you are preparing for a divorce in Wisconsin, there are several important decisions you will need to make over the coming weeks and months. One of the most important – and, unfortunately, one over which you do not have complete control – is which procedure you will use to finalize your divorce. Divorcing spouses […]
Experienced Divorce Attorney Kevin P. Crooks
Attorney Kevin P. Crooks is an experienced divorce lawyer in Wausau, Wisconsin Posted by Attorney Kevin P. Crooks Do you need an experienced divorce lawyer in Wausau, Wisconsin? Attorney Crooks can help you with: Divorce and family law, including child support, child custody, simple and complex property division. Paternity and stepparent adoption. Restraining orders and […]