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Custody Involving More Than The Natural Parents

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It is common knowledge (well, one would assume…) that matters regarding custody are determined in favor of the best interest of the child. When child custody issues arise involving natural parents and a third party, the third party faces a daunting task as the burden of proof relies on them to prove that the child’s […]

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Common Law Marriage, Not So Common Divorce

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In order to be released from the bonds of matrimony, you must first prove the existence of said relationship. Not a problem for most. However, it may not prove to be such an easy task if you are dealing with a Common Law Marriage. Specifically if you and your “spouse” disagree on the status of […]

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What Will Happen to Your Pennsylvania Pet if You Get Divorced?

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Divorce can be an emotionally challenging time – and one that you may have to endure without the steady and unconditional companionship of your beloved pet if you are not careful.  While you love your pet as if it were your child, the court may not view your pet with the same consideration.   Traditionally, pets […]

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Is a Pennsylvania Uncontested Divorce Right for You?

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Not all Pennsylvania divorces are the same.  Some divorces are long, expensive, and painful court proceedings while others are relatively quiet and quick procedures.  One way to end your marriage quietly and quickly is to do so through an uncontested divorce – if it is appropriate for you. When Uncontested Divorces May be Appropriate Generally, […]

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Divorce, Facebook style

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Ken Savage’s marriage already was strained, but the first sign that something was egregiously, electronically wrong came a year and a half ago, when his wife started taking her laptop into a different room to check Facebook. Once, Savage walked in on her. She asked, startled, “What are you doing?” and shut the laptop with […]

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3 Advantages to Pennsylvania No Fault Divorce

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We struggle to use the word “advantages” and “divorce” in the same sentence.  We know that even in the best of circumstances, a divorce is a life changing event and that while the final outcome may be advantageous the process of getting there is often difficult. That is why we work to the best of […]

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Do These Things Before Hiring A Divorce Lawyer

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Does it feel like it’s time to get serious about getting divorced? If you’re thinking that now is the time to get the proverbial wheels in motion, you may be looking to hire a divorce lawyer. Good legal representation is important, especially if the divorce is going to be complex or there are children, high-value […]

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Be Prepared for Your PA Divorce

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Divorce can be a stressful time but that stress can be minimized substantially when you have the right information and the right advice.  Are you preparing for a PA divorce?  Read on for some information that could help you prepare for as smooth a divorce as possible. Finance and Divorce Finance is a big part […]

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Document Download: Case Information Statement

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If you have a contested family action in New Jersey and there are issues as to custody, support, alimony or equitable distribution, you will need to complete a Case Information Statement. The Case Information Statement, known as a CIS, must be filed with a Complaint or within 20 days of the filing of an Answer […]

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Client Testimonials

They are amazing! I highly recommend anyone that is in need of assistance with child support hearings to seek out the expertise and experience of this law firm and staff! They handled my case quickly and I feel that my money was put to good use. Much appreciated! Nothing less than five stars!

Alana Deverson

I just want to say GREAT JOB! She is a no nonsense professional with years of experience that qualifies her as a skilled Family Law attorney. She is seasoned, sensitive, and most of all she cares. She made things easy for me. Definitely recommend!

Kimberly Colby

Overall I was pleased with the results of my divorce case. The entire Petrelli Previtera team truly cares about their clients. Luckily for me, I was paired up with an amazing team helping all the way. If you happen to work with this firm and with the lawyers you’ll be in great hands. It was such an excellent service and it was beyond I expected.

A Family Law Client Chevy Chase , MD

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