View my new YouTube video on how to navigate coparenting during the coronavirus crisis, and how Tennessee courts are responding to parents’ concerns. To view on YouTube, please follow this link: https://youtu.be/5iSCmRjXZNI
Can I still get divorced? Do I have to turn my kids over to their other parent in the middle of a pandemic? Emails and calls have been flooding my office centered primarily on these two questions. In response to the coronavirus and federal, state and citywide “Shelter in Place” orders, the Tennessee Supreme Court … Continue reading Coronavirus, Divorce and Parenting Time
Clients ask me all too often if they need to get an Order of Protection. Unfortunately, domestic violence is distressingly prevalent in our society, and many times my clients need an Order of Protection to stop the abuse and secure a safe living situation. Typically, victims of domestic violence feel helpless about their circumstances. All … Continue reading What is an Order of Protection and Do I Need One?
Now that the holiday season is safely behind us, it’s time to take stock of what worked, what didn’t, and what we can improve to make the holidays better for our children and ourselves. Did Dad bring Johnny over an hour late to Christmas dinner? Did Mom buy Sally the present you told her you … Continue reading Holiday Hiccups and How to Avoid Them
What is co-parenting, how does it work, and how do people do it who can’t stand the sight of each other after a nasty divorce? Co-parenting is when both parents share in the responsibilities of raising their children after a divorce, including parenting time, decision making, financial contributions and more. In Tennessee, the judge must maximize each … Continue reading Co-Parenting? But We Hate Each Other!
Wicker Smith O’Hara McCoy & Ford, P.A., one of Florida’s leading law firms, and Floyd Law Group are pleased to announce the merger of their firms in Nashville, Tennessee. Wicker Smith continues to expand to meet a substantial increase in demand for the firm’s notable services in its existing practice areas of civil litigation and … Continue reading Wicker Smith and Floyd Law Group Merge in Nashville