Tag Archives: Uncontested Divorce

The Expense of Not Listening to Your Attorney

I am not always correct.  I said it, and yes, I mean it.
However, there are a lot of instances in a divorce case where you need to listen to your attorney and trust that your attorney has your best interests at heart.  For instance, this weekend I met with a client who wanted to file [...]

How You and Your Spouse Can Make Your Kansas Divorce Amicable

Please read the title of this article again.  Note is doesn’t say “YOU”, it says “YOU AND YOUR SPOUSE”.  It truly does take both of you to agree on keeping things amicable, but on the other side of the coin, if YOU keep these simple things in mind, then maybe you can keep your spouse [...]

Co-Parenting Tip: Be Present During Your Parenting Time

Well, duh.  I have to be there since I am the one responsible for taking care of my kids.  Not what I mean.  Being present means being there with your full mind, attention and energy.  While this may not be feasible to do 100% of the time, it is especially important to do if you [...]

Why am I a Kansas Divorce Attorney?

I sometimes internally cringe when people ask my profession, but outwardly I perk up and tell them I am a Family Law Attorney (with a smile).  Yes, I know, Family Law really doesn’t exactly mask the truth of the bulk of my practice which is divorce, however, it does seem to soften the blow somewhat.  [...]

Divorce Doesn’t Equal Failure

Sure, I know what you are thinking….of course you would say that, you are a divorce attorney.  Yes, that is true, however, I have family members and close personal friends who are divorced, going through a divorce or living in an unhappy marriage.  I hate the association with failure that people give themselves when facing [...]

My Kansas Divorce is Uncontested, I think….

I get a call at least once a week from a prospective client and hear something along the lines of, “I think my divorce is uncontested”.  While I understand that some cases really do start out amicable and go south from there, there are several red flags to pay attention to when determining if your [...]

Keeping your Job While Going Through Your Kansas Divorce

A divorce is an extremely stressful time in your life.  To try and keep this stress separate from your work life is almost impossible.  An article was recently posted in the Kansas City Star discussing how a custody battle can affect your performance at work.  The article is certainly worth fully reading, however, the article [...]

Affordable Avenue to Divorce in Kansas

I recently posted an article discussing the affordabilty of a divorce.  The financial advisor suggested that you can afford to get divorced when your living situation has become so uncomfortable it is taking a toll on you, your spouse and your family.  I understand what you are thinking, easy for her to say.  However, a [...]

Uncontested Divorce Process

One of the main reasons people choose an uncontested divorce in because the process is easier and much more affordable than a traditional, contested divorce.  Please review my previous post to determine if an uncontested divorce is right for you.  Ok, so you have passed the test, so how do I proceed with the process?
Uncontested [...]

6 Steps in an Uncontested Divorce in Kansas

The uncontested divorce process in Kansas in a nutshell is a six step process. Below is a simplified version of the process, however, it gives you a good idea of the time and work involved for a divorce and the terms with respect to the divorce. Please refer to later posts for more [...]