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Unique Challenges of Seeking Divorce as a Military Service Member in Oklahoma

Unique Challenges of Seeking Divorce as a Military Service Member in Oklahoma

Military service members face unique challenges and potential benefits of seeking an Oklahoma divorce. If certain requirements are not met, you could miss put on certain financial benefits as a military service member. At the same time, you may have access to resources designed for military service members, depending on your circumstances. Knowing about these requirements can help you anticipate potential challenges and access benefits that could make your transition after the divorce easier. If you have any questions, [...]

When Can I Modify My Child Support Orders in Oklahoma?

When Can I Modify My Child Support Orders in Oklahoma?

Financial circumstances can change at almost any time, with unexpected results. If your financial situation changes rapidly enough, you might not be able to pay your monthly child support and things might escalate to restrictions on your income and other financial resources. However, there might be a way for you to avoid this with a request to modify the child support orders. Talk to an Oklahoma Family Lawyer to learn more about what steps you will need to take [...]

When Can Grandparents Be Granted Visitation Rights in Oklahoma?

When Are Grandparents Granted Visitation Rights in Oklahoma?

As a grandparent, an Oklahoma divorce can be a shocking revelation to deal with. What can be more concerning is whether you will be able to see your grandkids again. This can depend on whether the parents agree on joint custody or sole custody of the children and what the wishes of each parent are. However, there are some cases where you may be able to attain visitation rights despite the wishes of the parents. Talk to an Oklahoma [...]

What Obstacles Could I Face with Oklahoma Child Support?

What Obstacles Could I Face with Oklahoma Child Support?

Whether you need to start a child support request for the first time during an Oklahoma divorce or find yourself dealing with an ex-spouse who refuses to pay child support, there are a lot of common obstacles people can face during this time. Some obstacles involve finding your ex-spouse and others involve enforcing your ex-spouse to pay child support. In either case, an experienced Oklahoma Family Attorney can help when these obstacles become overwhelming. Common Legal Obstacles with Oklahoma Child [...]

How Are Retirement Benefits Divided During an Oklahoma Divorce?

How Are Retirement Benefits Divided During an Oklahoma Divorce?

Several things are divided up during an Oklahoma divorce, from property to financial earnings. One thing that might also be divided up in your divorce if you or your spouse are a certain age is retirement benefits. Whether your ex-spouse will be allowed to receive a portion of your retirement benefits depends on different factors. Being aware of these factors can help you better financially prepare for the divorce. If you ever have any questions or come along any [...]

Can I Seek Divorce While Pregnant in Oklahoma?

Can I Seek Divorce While Pregnant in Oklahoma?

Seeking an Oklahoma divorce is complicated enough but seeking a divorce during an unexpected pregnancy can come with a whole host of legal issues and obstacles. Many of these legal challenges revolve around child custody, paternity testing, and parental rights. If you ever have any questions, be sure to talk to an Oklahoma Family Lawyer for guidance. Seeking an Oklahoma Divorce While Pregnant The potential outcomes of seeking a divorce while pregnant depend on the context of the pregnancy. For example, [...]

What Tennessee Family Courts Recommend for Separated Parents

What Tennessee Family Courts Recommend for Separated Parents

Being a divorced single parent is not always easy and can come with a variety of unexpected hardships. You may have concerns about your children and whether your spouse is taking proper care of your child if they gained full custody. Under the best interests of the child standard, you may have options to intervene when you think your child is being mistreated. Family courts also have certain recommendations for child-raising for divorced parents. Consider seeking help from an [...]

How Can My Credit Be Affected by a Divorce in Oklahoma?

How Can My Credit Be Affected by a Divorce in Oklahoma?

You might be wondering how a divorce in Oklahoma may affect your credit score and credit card debt. These are two important and reasonable things to be concerned about because they can both affect your financial future. Whether you have concerns about your credit score or how credit card debt will be divided during the divorce, knowing what your legal options are is vital for safeguarding your finances. To learn more, consider talking with an Oklahoma Family Lawyer for professional advice. Protecting [...]

Options for Seeking Divorce During COVID-19

Options for Seeking Divorce During COVID-19

The coronavirus (COVID-19) has created a number of problems for people across the United States, including unique challenges for people who are either seeking a divorce or the modification of an Oklahoma divorce court order. Many people find themselves unsure about what they are allowed to do during this pandemic, including whether a divorce can go to trial or family law orders can be changed. Others who have already gone through a divorce are wondering what the rules are [...]

Ways to Financially Prepare for Your Divorce

Ways to Financially Prepare for Your Oklahoma Divorce

Men, women, and children can all be affected financially after an Oklahoma divorce. With all the legal fees and court-ordered financial responsibilities that can come with a divorce, many people are left with heavy expenses. However, there might be some legal ways around this. Working with an experienced Oklahoma Family Attorney means you open up legal options for defending your preferences when it comes to alimony and child support. Potential Financial Consequences of Divorce in OK Anyone can be impacted financially [...]