Entries by Elena Krasnoperova

Stepparent Survival Guide: Your Rights, Responsibilities and Tips for Being an Effective Stepparent

  Being a parent is challenging, even under the best of circumstances. But being a stepparent is extra-challenging, as you’re stepping into an already complicated family dynamic. You may also be bringing your own children into your new family, with both you and your new spouse becoming a stepparent at the same time. How does […]

5 Common Mistakes to Avoid when Parenting through a Divorce

Guest post by Brad M. Micklin, Esq., the lead family attorney Montclair Every divorcing couple goes through different degrees of civility and struggle. Higher animosity between parents can lead to difficult co-parenting. Sometimes, it might feel impossible to co-parent and handle certain situations. Regardless of your ex-spouse, you can choose how you want to parent […]

How to Prepare for Mediation

Guest blog post by Andrew Crooke, Director of Family Law at Murdoch Lawyers. Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) includes several methods. One such method available to separating parties is mediation. Mediation has become more popular over the years, as it is quick, affordable and confidential. As the name suggests, mediation is basically a negotiation expedited by […]