Ten Commandments for Handling Military Retirement Benefits

By Amy M. Privette and Mark Sullivan: For those bold enough to take on the challenge, here are some tips to help you get started on handling military retirement benefits.

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Key Considerations when Retaining a Forensic Expert

By Michael Saccomanno: The selection of the right forensic expert can assist in the settlement of the case.    

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Three Mistakes That Can Kill Your Firm’s Culture

By Tea Hoffmann: Culture is a key differentiator for most firms, but it is especially important for a family law practice wanting to attract new clients.

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Stress Management Tips to Keep Ahead in a Competitive Market

By Carolyn Ellis: Chronic unmanaged stress can make you unfocused, cranky, and burned out. These simple stress management tips can help improve your bottom line as well as your physical and emotional health.  

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Overcoming the Top Five Billing Challenges

By Dr. Rick Kabra: Here are solutions to the top five billing challenges faced by modern family law practices.  

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Tipping the Scales

By Jessica Pierce: A Judge’s perspective on how including a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst on your team can lead to success.

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Can Difficult Clients Learn Decision-Making Skills?

By Michelle Jensen and Bill Eddy: The benefits of encouraging difficult clients to learn self-management and decision-making skills.  

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Technology
 

Managing and Protecting Your Online Reputation

If you don’t take control for your personal, online brand, someone else will do it for you.

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Feature Articles
 

Supreme Court Deliberates Online Abuse & Death Threats

The US Supreme Court will assess whether online threats and abuse are expressions of free speech or criminal activity.

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Collaborative Practice
 

Collaborative Divorce from an Accountant’s and Lawyer’s Perspective

Two Florida professionals discuss collaborative divorce from the perspective of a family lawyer and a certified public accountant.

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Financial Matters
 

Divorce and Credit Damage Valuation

Credit damage expert Georg Finder speaks about the issues surrounding credit damage valuation in a divorce case.

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Technology
 

The Desktop Computer is Not Lost

Three software programs that are noteworthy for lawyers, but not yet part of the mainstream roster of software in the law office.

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Mediation
 

Are There Benefits to Using Non-Attorney Divorce Mediators?

Non-attorney divorce mediators bring a true sense of neutrality and desire for a peaceful resolution to divorce mediation, but their talents are complemented by legal advice from a family law attorney.

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Technology
 

Should You Use Cloud or Desktop Software for Tax-Optimized Divorce Settlements?

Whether you prefer cloud or desktop, the importance of tax optimization tools in family attorney software cannot be overstressed

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Managing Your Firm
 

5 Tips for Improving Your Law Practice’s Payments

Sometimes the best lessons for practicing law are learned in the trenches, in the court room, and unfortunately on your balance sheet. Here are five key tips to help master the art of getting paid.

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Interviews
 

Using Prenuptial Agreements to Protect a Business

Attorney Sanford K. Ain, business valuator Stuart Rosenberg, and legal editor Sylvia Golden discuss the role of prenuptial agreements in cases involving business owners and professional practices – ranging from law firms to start-up companies.

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Child Support
 

Disability Insurance and Divorce Planning

Why family lawyers should recommend their clients have income protection for alimony and child support.

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