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Indiana Child Custody and Relocation

Published in Family Law on November 22, 2021.

In today’s mobile economy, it’s common for one parent to get a job opportunity in another state. However, while a new job can bring with it new benefits and opportunities, parental relocation, whether with the child or not, substantially impacts the rights and responsibilities of everyone involved. Depending on the distance of the relocation, the … continue reading

Custody and Parents Rights for Unmarried Fathers in Indiana

Published in Family Law on November 2, 2021.

When a child is born, the father may expect to have parental rights. Nevertheless, if the mother and father of the child are not married at the time of the child’s birth, this can become an issue. You may be wondering, what are the father’s rights if not married to the mother of the child? … continue reading

What Is the Divorce Process in Indiana?

Published in Family Law on November 1, 2021.

If you’re facing an impending divorce, you may feel lost and unsure of what you can expect. Knowing and understanding the Indiana divorce process can help ease some of the stress. While divorces can be tough, a skilled Indiana divorce lawyer is the perfect person to help get you through the process. Eskew Law, LLC, … continue reading

Child Support in Indiana: How It’s Calculated and What You Need To Know

Published in Family Law on November 1, 2021.

Co-parenting has many challenges, from navigating parenting exchanges and birthdays to making sure each parent financially supports their children. While parents have a lot of leeway in deciding how to share custody, Indiana law dictates financial support. The Indiana child support guidelines determine how much each parent has to contribute and which parent owes the … continue reading

What Are the Indiana Child Custody Laws for Unmarried Parents?

Published in Family Law on November 1, 2021.

In Indiana, the General Assembly addresses child custody laws. When compared to married parents, unmarried parents present some special legal concerns. These special concerns include unmarried fathers’ rights in Indiana. State courts try to balance these concerns. Unmarried fathers’ rights must be balanced with unmarried mothers’ custody rights to arrive at a fair determination. But … continue reading

Contested Divorce Versus Uncontested Divorce: What is the Difference?

Published in Family Law on September 24, 2021.

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

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

Published in Family Law on September 4, 2021.

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

How Much Does a Divorce Cost in Indiana?

Published in Family Law on July 23, 2021.

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 about is how much divorces in Indiana … continue reading

Benefits of Mediation

Published in Family Law on September 14, 2020.

Mediation can be a great way to resolve your issues in a dissolution case and it doesn’t require a lawyer.  Though, I should warn any reader very early on that having a lawyer who is experienced to advise you in your divorce is a sound investment in your and your children’s future. That said, here … continue reading

10 Questions to Ask Your Family Law Attorney

Published in Family Law on September 10, 2020.

Choosing the best family law attorney for you is one of the most important decisions you will make when getting a divorce. You will be working closely with your attorney and sharing lots of personal information with them. So you need someone you feel comfortable with and can trust. You also need someone with the … continue reading