Clean Slate

In certain circumstances, an annulment can be an alternative to divorce for people looking to end their marriage. Annulment differs from divorce in that, it offers couples a “clean slate” since, from a legal standpoint, it’s as if the marriage never...

Division of Debt in Divorce

In a divorce action, debt is divided the same way property is divided… “equitably”. This doesn’t necessarily mean equally, but generally the Court will divide the debt as equally as possible.We often hear clients complain that they were not...

Spousal Maintenance

If you’re going through a divorce or legal separation, one of the issues you’ll undoubtedly face is whether you or your spouse is entitled to spousal maintenance. Spousal maintenance, as it’s referred to in Arizona, is also known as alimony or...

Getting Ready for Trial

The perception that people get from watching lawyer shows on TV is that one day the client is meeting with the attorney, and the next day they are in Court. Reality is nothing like this. It usually takes months before one gets in front of the Judge and there is a lot...