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What is Collaborative Divorce?

Divorcing partners need to choose how they wish to proceed and whether they are going to require assistance from lawyers, mediators, and other divorce professionals. Some couples end up in a lengthy, high problematic scenario with divorce lawyers representing both sides and trying to obtain everything they can get.Others will be able to agree on how to divide home belongings and share custody if there are youngsters. They may only require help in preparing the legal paperwork to settle the divorce. Numerous couples fall in between and will certainly need the help of a mediator/divorce lawyer to come to an...

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Real Life Divorce Disputes You Might Like to Read

From time to time we have to laugh at the stories of others. Enjoy! Feel free to forward on to your current married friends. Divorce is a serious situation for all individuals and families that are involved. The stories below are meant to take a step back and laugh, cringe, and realize what can go on in a divorce. If you are thinking about a divorce please contact Deborah Besserman, a Madison County and St. Clair County, Illinois divorce lawyer, who also specializes in personal injury law. Well this will get buried but oh well...

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A Few Things You Need to Know About a Divorce Process

Divorce is the legal and outcome of dissolving your marital ties and responsibilities to your partner, consisting of the division of marital assets, possessions and financial obligations, in addition to identifying child custody and support payments, maintenance/alimony and other legal and adult responsibilities that might continue post-marital dissolution. Presently, Illinois acknowledges civil unions for same-sex couples, indicating that you have significantly the very same rights of marriage and you need to adhere to the court treatments under the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act to dissolve your civil union.If you do decide to dissolve your marriage or civil union, your...

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EDWARDSVILLE DIVORCE AND PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY

EDWARDSVILLE DIVORCE AND PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEYWhen you need legal assistance, you do not want to find a law firm that simply accepts your case. It's important to work with an attorney who has experience in their practice areas. Deborah Besserman works in the entire area of Madison and St. Clair County. She knows the ins and outs of the Edwardsville and Belleville courthouses very well. A LAW FIRM THAT UNDERSTANDS YOUDeborah continues to have good relationships with people at each courthouse, which she can leverage for the benefit of her clients in divorce law, family...

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Couple Killed in MA Car Crash

Tragically two young teens died as the result of a motor vehicle crash in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts. These types of car accidents can happen right here in the Granite City, Edwardsville,  or Belleville area.  Furthermore, the teens that died were a couple and each other’s recent prom dates.  The first victim was 21-year-old Brooklyn Rodrigues, and their passenger was 18-year-old, Meghan Sargent.  The crash happened Monday night when the couple’s vehicle attempted to pass several cars, and then hit a curb near Rout 6.  Thus, Rodrigues lost control of the car, and it rolled over, which in turn collapsed the...

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Speed Was a Factor in the Oregon 3-Vehicle Crash

Speed seems to be the main contributing factor in a 3- car crash that happened Monday in Portland, Oregon.  In addition, the multi-vehicle crash happened on NE Marine Drive, which is east of 122nd Avenue.  Although it was not identified who the driver is, witnesses stated that the driver of the Chrysler that was involved in the crash is the car that contributed to the cause of the accident. The Chrysler's driver was speeding, and abruptly crossed the centerline. Dr. Howard Moskowitz was driving the third vehicle that was involved in the car accident, which in turn caused the first...

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Do You Notice These Things About Your Ex-Spouse after Divorce

The toxic ex-spouse does not respect the limits of their relationship with their ex-husband. Here are guidelines and some suggestions that will help you understand the actions of a toxic ex-spouse.If you or a loved one are entering, thinking about, or need advice regarding your divorce. Call Deborah Besserman, Edwardsville Divorce Lawyer and Edwardsville personal injury attorney, she would like to help you.  Please contact us today for a free consultation.    They do not respect your privacy. While you're divorced, they believe they have a right to understand who you're doing it with and what you do. There's an...

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Things to Consider if You Need a Divorce Lawyer

Contact Deborah Besserman if any of the information below strikes a nerve, just talking to a divorce attorney in the Granite, City, IL, Edwardsville, IL, Collinsville, IL, or St. Clair County area will allow you to not make a costly mistake during divorce but will give you a better understanding of what your rights are in the situation.This initial step is a sensitive one. We all have to consider when arriving at the decision to divorce. The first thing you should question yourself do you want a divorce. Next, you should make certain that you have done all you can...

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Will You End Up in Divorce Court and the Life After

Will you have the ability to settle or will you find yourself in divorce court? The sole reason a divorcing couple winds up in divorce court is because neither side can come to an agreement together with the other, and one or the other refuses to negotiate. Ninety-five percent of all divorces are settled outside court. It must be understood the other 5% are the ones that keep the Family Court System running, albeit that's a promising statistic.If you or a loved one are entering, thinking about, or need advice regarding your divorce. Call Deborah Besserman, Edwardsville Divorce Lawyer and Edwardsville personal injury attorney,...

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Serious Personal Injury Crash Involving Semi in Illinois

Illinois State Police stated the accident happened about 1:30 p.m. near Lawndale, which is about midway between Lincoln and Atlanta.State police said Solis neglected to slow for construction zone speed signs and hit the rear of another semi-trailer truck also known as a semi, 18 wheeler or tractor trailer, driven by Jeremy Armbruster, 30, of Missouri. His semi-trailer, in turn, crashed into the rear of the 3rd semitrailer 43, who's from Illinois. State police didn't possess the people's hometowns. Armbuster and released, and Johnson were treated at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.For posted construction zone speed signs, Solis was...

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