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Health Insurance Termination During Divorce, Legal Separation

The standard for divorce in Missouri is if there is no reasonable likelihood that the marriage of the parties can be preserved, and, as a result, it is irretrievably broken. The standard for legal separation, on the other hand, is that the marriage of the parties is not irretrievably broken and that therefore there remains […]

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When does Child Support end in Missouri?

One of the more common questions I receive is when does Child Support end in Missouri? My answers is inevitably that the Division of Family Services Order or the Court Order needs to be consulted first to determine if there is a set end date. If the order does not articulate a specific end date […]

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Legal Separation

Flowing from concerns regarding the finality of a dissolution of marriage proceeding, one of the more common questions posited by potential clients regards whether filing for legal separation, rather than divorce, is best. Quite obviously, the ultimate decision as to whether divorce is appropriate versus a legal separation is appropriate is up to the client […]

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Saint Louis Divorce Attorney

The divorce process in Missouri can be quite exhausting, emotionally and legally. From a purely legal perspective, a detailed division and separation of the assets must take place. This includes debts — not just bank accounts, real estate, brokerage accounts, cars, etc. This asset distribution is made more complicated when assets like 401(k)s, IRAs, and […]

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