Intimate partner violence and divorce

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in Divorce on Friday, October 20, 2017. With family law matters, all sorts of hurdles can arise. However, there are some unique situations that can make it even more difficult for people to work through the process of ending their marriage or handling other family law issues, from custody disagreements to child support. For example, some people are accused of or subjected to intimate partner violence, which can complicate things considerably. Our firm recognizes how essential it is for people in this position to be careful as they make their way through

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Divorce in the digital age

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in Divorce on Friday, October 6, 2017. There are all sorts of issues that can factor into court decisions when it comes to divorce-related matters, such as custody and how to distribute marital property. From a spouse’s income to accusations of domestic violence, you may have to consider many different angles when it comes to the end of your marriage. However, social media can also play a role in divorce, in some cases. Our law firm is very familiar with the multitude of pressures that you may be facing if you are

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Working through divorce with an illness

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in Divorce on Friday, September 22, 2017. Many different factors can play a role in the challenges people face during divorce, such as depression and financial challenges. With flu season approaching, some people may fall ill and have additional difficulties while working through the process of divorce. Aside from the flu, there are many other health complications that can make divorce tricky in Springfield, and elsewhere in Missouri. If you are struggling with this issue, it is essential for you to prevent your illness from leading to unnecessary and additional hardships during

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Looking at some of the benefits of joint custody

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in Child Custody on Friday, September 8, 2017. Parents who are struggling with child custody may face all sorts of problems. If you are going through a custody dispute, you may know how upsetting these issues can be, especially in comparison to some other family law matters that may not have as much of an impact on your children. Whether you are unsure of which factors the court will take into consideration when looking at your case or you simply want to gain a better understanding of different types of custody arrangements,

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Reviewing the rules for parental relocation

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in Child Custody on Friday, September 1, 2017. Like many divorced parents in Springfield, you may worry your ex-spouse will decide to move away and attempt to take your kids along. Or, along the same lines, that you might be asked to relocate for your job. Either event would almost assuredly throw your custody arrangement into flux. Not to worry; we at the Stange Law Firm are here to tell you that your ex simply cannot up and move without telling you, or that you will be unable to rearrange your agreement

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How do I split a retirement account?

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in High Net Worth Divorce on Thursday, August 17, 2017. If you and your spouse have decided that you are going to get divorced in Missouri, you have no doubt wondered how you will split your assets and your liabilities. For many people, a home and a retirement account tend to be the largest and most valuable assets they have. While it may seem that splitting a 401K account should be relatively simple, special care must be taken in order to avoid paying out high penalties and taxes that essentially eat up

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Seasonal work and child support obligations

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in Child & Spousal Support on Friday, July 14, 2017. As a parent who is required to pay child support, you may have all sorts of concerns, questions, and responsibilities. For example, you may have fallen behind on your child support payments or worry about your ability to stay caught up. At Stange Law Firm, we also know that some non-custodial parents encounter child support problems due to the seasonal nature of their job. Some people do not have steady income throughout the entire year for many different reasons. For example, some

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Divorce issues and stress

On behalf of Stange Law Firm, PC posted in Divorce on Friday, July 14, 2017. Whether you are in the early stages of planning your divorce or have already split up with your spouse, you may encounter stress as a result of divorce issues. At Stange Law Firm, we know the variety of reasons why this occurs in Missouri. For example, someone who is preparing to file a divorce petition may be unsure of the way that divorce will impact them and they may worry about having financial consequences or how ending the marriage will affect their ability to spend

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