Category Archives: Divorce Legal Information

Pets and Your Massachusetts Divorce

By Colleen Cunnally, Esq. – Divorce Lawyer and Mediator at The Divorce Collaborative

This dog may have his own ideas about where he wants to live after a divorce!

Thanksgiving is over and now it’s time for Christmas!  My house …

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If you are in an abusive relationship, you have options.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

by Attorney & Mediator Katherine Thomas

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Domestic violence is not just limited to physical abuse. Domestic violence can …

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Massachusetts Custody & Child Support Lawyer Comments on Recent News Story

By Colleen Cunnally, Esq

As a Massachusetts divorce and family law attorney and mediator, I’ve been following the case of the convicted rapist who, as a condition of his probation, was ordered to financially support the child born to his …

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Massachusetts Divorce – Don’t Try This At Home!

By Stephen McDonough, Massachusetts divorce lawyer and mediator serving the Lexington, Medfield, and Worcester areas.

The September 2012 issue of the trusted Consumer Reports magazine did an interesting piece about some of the web-based do it yourself services that claim …

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Cohabitation, Alimony and Modifications in Massachusetts – Three’s Company

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Same Sex Marriage in Massachusetts and Beyond

By Colleen Cunnally, Esq.

As of July 2012, eight states (including Massachusetts) allow same-sex couples to marry.  As a Massachusetts divorce and family law lawyer and mediator, I’m proud to say Massachusetts was the first state in the nation to …

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Massachusetts Divorce FAQ – Moving Out

There is much consider if you are moving out before your divorce is final.

By Massachusetts divorce lawyer and divorce mediator Stephen McDonough of The Divorce Collaborative of Bedford and Franklin, MA.

If you are getting a Massachusetts divorce, can …

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Massachusetts Divorce Myths

Whether I am talking to a prospective divorce client from Lexington, Concord, or Milford, here are three of the most common divorce myths that we hear over and over during initial consultations.

1.  “My spouse and I are legally separated”

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The $199.00 Massachusetts Divorce…or Not!

Didn’t your parents always tell you…?  “You get what you pay for!” 

There’s nothing worse than scoring a seemingly great deal, only to have something fall apart 20 minutes after you bought it.  When it comes to professional services, nothing …

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Massachusetts Postnuptial Agreements Get a Power Boost

Postnuptial (or marital) agreements  – frequently referred to as a “post-nup” – are most often made by couples contemplating divorce, but still trying to work on their marriage. These couples are not yet ready to call it quits – and …

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