Adopting a relative’s child is special but complex

The idea of adoption can affect many Tennessee residents in different ways. Some people may have known that they always wanted to adopt a child, and others may have realized that it was the most viable option after not being able to have children of their own. You may...

Parental alienation after divorce is not okay

You and your ex don’t have to get along all the time. In fact, it is logical to assume that you don’t, since you decided you no longer wanted to be married to each other. However, like most Tennessee parents, you want what’s best for your children,...

Do you suspect your spouse of infidelity?

When you got married, you and your spouse likely shared common hopes and dreams for your relationship and your future life together. Perhaps numerous years have passed since then and you have worked together to make some of those dreams come true, such as having...

First summer after divorce? Follow these co-parenting tips

Summer is here, which means the sun is shining and your children are out of school. But while your children may look forward to this time of year, the divorce may throw a wrench into their plans and ideas. The first summer after you and your ex split up can be...

Tips for divorcing a spouse who is a coworker

Ending a marriage is full of many challenges. Many Clarksville couples find it easier to get through the divorce process by establishing separate residences and limiting the time they are around each other. Couples who happen to work together face all sorts of unique...

How to increase odds of successful mediation

For a majority of couples, divorce will be an arduous process. One doctor recently recommended for a Tennessee couple to divorce to help pay for their child’s medical bills, so that is one instance where a couple still loves each other and gets along...