Financial Discovery Checklist: Divorce and Child Support Cases

Below is a lengthy list of items that a divorce attorney should consider requesting in discovery in family law cases. In the typical divorce or child support matter, many of these items will be irrelevant or non-existent. This list is provided to give you a comprehensive list of items you …

Discovery of Financial Documents in Family Law Cases

Recently, my very smart friend and colleague Randy Kessler, Esq. participated in a podcast called Show Me the Money: Helping Clients Find and Protect Assets in a Divorce for the American Bar Association  Journal. The podcast focused on finding (and keeping!) assets in divorce and child support matters. I’ve written …

Proving Income in Divorce and Child Support Cases

In divorce and child support cases, one party may attempt to hide income and assets to deprive the spouse or children of their rightful support. It can be difficult to prove hidden earnings or assets, particularly if the other party owns a business, owns assets within corporations or partnerships, or …