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How Long Does It Take to Get a Divorce in Indiana?

Published in Family Law on February 4, 2020.

When you’re considering filing for divorce, one of the first questions you may have is: how long will it take to get a divorce in Indiana? The amount of time required to complete a divorce can vary drastically from case to case. Let’s take a look at the divorce process in Indiana to give you … continue reading

Top Questions to Ask a Divorce Attorney During Your Initial Consultation

Published in Family Law on January 14, 2020.

Going through a divorce can be difficult. Hiring the right divorce attorney can ease the process. Remember that a divorce attorney is someone you are hiring to work with you and to advocate for your interests. You should be comfortable with the person you hire.  You should also not expect them to tell you everything … continue reading

Why Mediate with a Lawyer?

Published in Family Law on July 30, 2019.

Mediation is a form of alternative dispute resolution that allows people involved in a legal dispute to reach consensus on how to settle their disagreement. Mediation is can be voluntary, meaning that you can always walk away from the mediation table and go to court to have a judge resolve your family law matter. Though, … continue reading

Indiana Divorce Mediation

Published in Family Law on July 30, 2019.

Not every divorce needs to be a TV soap opera. Instead, a couple can jointly decide the terms of their divorce, including such issues as child support, child custody, alimony, and the division of marital property. Unfortunately, many couples cannot stand to even be in the same room with each other. Other couples are still … continue reading

How Much Does a Divorce Cost in Indiana?

Published in Family Law on May 23, 2019.

Going through the breakup of a marriage is never easy. Even in cases where the decision to end the relationship was mutual, you need an experienced divorce lawyer in Indiana to make sure your rights and interests are protected. One of the most frequent questions clients have concerns how much a divorce in Indiana costs. … continue reading

Indiana Parenting Time Guidelines

Published in Family Law on June 5, 2018.

Need to talk to someone right away? Reach out to the family law attorneys at Eskew Law. Help Managing Parenting Time in Indiana Parenting time disputes often boil down to two people with differing views on what is best for their children. While a parent might see this as an attempt by the other to … continue reading

Exploring Your Options for Alternative Dispute Resolution in a Divorce

Published in Family Law on July 6, 2017.

A divorce does not have to be drawn out in courtroom litigation and cost you and your spouse thousands of dollars in attorney’s fees. In fact, Indiana has numerous options for alternative dispute resolution. With alternative dispute resolution, you may be able to reach a fair and equitable settlement without going to court. Some ADR … continue reading

What Qualifies for Contempt of Court in a Custody Case?

Published in Family Law on June 12, 2017.

Family Law Attorney Helping Families with Custody Issues in Indianapolis In a family law case, one side might refuse or fail to follow the terms created by your court order or the completed divorce settlement. When this happens, it is frustrating for you and confusing. After all, you went through the process (and cost) to … continue reading

Contested Divorce versus Uncontested Divorce: What is the Difference?

Published in Family Law on June 5, 2017.

Indianapolis Family Law Attorney Handling Uncontested and Contested Divorces In many states there are two paths for divorce; contested and uncontested.  Indiana law does not recognize the difference, it is merely based upon how the litigants intend to conduct themselves in dividing their assets and debts. Court costs, filing fees, attorney document drafting fees and … continue reading

Exploring the Complexities of a “Gray” Divorce

Published in Family Law on May 29, 2017.

Experienced Attorney Helping Elderly Couples with Divorces throughout Indianapolis A gray divorce is one that occurs when the couple has two spouses over the age of 50 — and possibly retired. While the rate of divorce in the country has been declining, it appears that the number of divorces among couples over 50 years old … continue reading