Kelli M. Martone

Alimony: How long do I have to pay?

In New Jersey identifies four types of alimony (spousal support) that supporting spouses may be obligated to pay if the facts of the case warrant alimony and/or spousal support at all. These are open durational alimony (formerly known as “permanent” alimony), limited duration alimony, rehabilitative alimony, and reimbursement alimony. Therefore, if the facts of any…

A SURVIVAL GUIDE FOR THE DIVORCED PERSON ON THE MOST DREADED HALLMARK HOLIDAY OF THE YEAR: VALENTINE’S DAY.

A SURVIVAL GUIDE FOR THE DIVORCED PERSON ON THE MOST DREADED HALLMARK HOLIDAY OF THE YEAR: VALENTINE’S DAY. Valentine’s Day can be difficult and dreaded by many people.  Married couples or people in relationships often dread the holiday because of the pressure to show “love “on what is just an ordinary day designed to force…

Enjoying The Holidays During a Custody Dispute

Thanksgiving starts a very busy season for many divorce and custody lawyers and sparks challenges for many families, especially those embroiled in child custody disputes. Sometimes it is the first holiday having to share the children or alternate the children’s schedule, sometimes it’s because of fear that the other parent will not abide a previously entered agreement…