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Veterans Aid for Long-Term Care Expenses

Veterans Aid for Long-Term Care Expenses

By Amanda Speights / July 5, 2022 / Comments Off on Veterans Aid for Long-Term Care Expenses

Long-term senior and nursing home care can be very costly, so veterans and their families may wonder: how can we pay for this?

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Guardianship and Conservatorship in Georgia: Everything You Need to Know

By Amanda Speights / May 11, 2022 / Comments Off on Guardianship and Conservatorship in Georgia: Everything You Need to Know

Guardianship and conservatorship differ mainly in the type of supervision needed and in the kinds of decisions that must be made. Here’s what you need to know and more.

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What Questions Should I Ask An Elder Law Attorney?

What Questions Should I Ask An Elder Law Attorney?

By Amanda Speights / January 12, 2022 / Comments Off on What Questions Should I Ask An Elder Law Attorney?

Getting your estate & long-term care plans in order is increasingly important as you get older. Do you know what to ask an attorney to make sure you’re covered?

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The Differences Between Divorce, Separation and Annulment

The Differences Between Divorce, Separation and Annulment

By Amanda Speights / April 28, 2021 / Comments Off on The Differences Between Divorce, Separation and Annulment

Did you know there are three options for ending a marriage under Georgia law? Which one is best for you?

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Guide to Stepparent and Relative Adoptions in Georgia

Your Guide to Stepparent and Relative Adoptions in Georgia

By Amanda Speights / March 23, 2021 / Comments Off on Your Guide to Stepparent and Relative Adoptions in Georgia

A complete legal guide on what you need to know about stepparent and relative adoptions in Georgia, including the costs and steps.

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Can I Get Joint 50/50 Custody of My Child In Georgia?

By Amanda Speights / March 4, 2021 / Comments Off on Can I Get Joint 50/50 Custody of My Child In Georgia?

Here’s an overview of how child custody is decided in Georgia, the issues that influence the judge’s decision, and the circumstances under which a 50/50 joint custody arrangement is most likely.

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What You Need to Know About High Net Worth Divorce In Cherokee County

By Amanda Speights / January 6, 2021 / Comments Off on What You Need to Know About High Net Worth Divorce In Cherokee County

Divorce is rarely either simple or easy, but when the financial stakes are higher and the assets more complex, the whole ordeal can become even more fraught.

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All You Need To Know About Attorney Fees for Divorce in Canton

By Amanda Speights / December 15, 2020 / Comments Off on All You Need To Know About Attorney Fees for Divorce in Canton

Going through a divorce is hard enough without worrying about the cost and how you’ll pay for it. You may be wondering what to expect in terms of billing and fees, and what to expect for your money. Here are some answers to common attorney fee questions.

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Top Questions About Joint Child Custody in Georgia

By Amanda Speights / September 16, 2020 / Comments Off on Top Questions About Joint Child Custody in Georgia

If you’re in the midst of divorce in Georgia and you have kids, you probably have a number of urgent concerns about what your life with them will look like after the divorce—such as who will have primary parenting responsibilities, how often you and your spouse will see the kids, what visitation will look like, and who gets final say on crucial parenting decisions.

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5 Pitfalls of a High-Net-Worth Divorce

By Amanda Speights / April 28, 2020 / Comments Off on 5 Pitfalls of a High-Net-Worth Divorce

High-net-worth divorces are more complicated, more acrimonious, and more expensive than those between couples who don’t have deep financial resources. Here are some reasons why, and a few important pitfalls to avoid.

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