The 10 Stupidest Mistakes Men Make When Facing Divorce

Author: Joseph Cordell
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 9780307589811
Release Date: 2010-12-07
Genre: Family & Relationships

The Knowledge Every Man Needs for a Successful Divorce Each year 500,000 men will face divorce, and most of them make at least one crucial—and often irreversible—mistake. These errors might seem minor, such as moving out while things get sorted out, or thinking of “temporary” orders as being truly temporary. But when they get to court, these men discover they have put themselves in a terrible position. They may have to give up their house, pay impossibly high alimony, or even lose custody. You could be one of these men. But you don’t have to be. Joseph Cordell, the founder of the nation’s largest law firm focusing on men’s divorce and the creator of DadsDivorce.com, has seen the consequences of the mistakes men make. Drawing upon the huge number of cases that Cordell & Cordell has handled, this book identifies the 10 most common mistakes that end up hurting men in divorce. Cordell demystifies the divorce process, explains what judges consider in making their final decisions, and lays out a road map for positive actions men can take to achieve the best possible outcome. No man should face divorce without this book.

The 10 Stupidest Mistakes Men Make When Facing Divorce

Author: Joseph Cordell
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 9780307589804
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Family & Relationships

An accessible reference for men facing divorce by the creator of DadsDivorce.com offers counsel on such topics as safeguarding a home, retaining custody rights and protecting income, citing informative examples of real-world legal mistakes to avoid. Original.

The 10 Stupidest Mistakes Men Make When Facing Divorce

Author: Joseph Cordell
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 0307589811
Release Date: 2010-12-07
Genre: Family & Relationships

The Knowledge Every Man Needs for a Successful Divorce Each year 500,000 men will face divorce, and most of them make at least one crucial—and often irreversible—mistake. These errors might seem minor, such as moving out while things get sorted out, or thinking of “temporary” orders as being truly temporary. But when they get to court, these men discover they have put themselves in a terrible position. They may have to give up their house, pay impossibly high alimony, or even lose custody. You could be one of these men. But you don’t have to be. Joseph Cordell, the founder of the nation’s largest law firm focusing on men’s divorce and the creator of DadsDivorce.com, has seen the consequences of the mistakes men make. Drawing upon the huge number of cases that Cordell & Cordell has handled, this book identifies the 10 most common mistakes that end up hurting men in divorce. Cordell demystifies the divorce process, explains what judges consider in making their final decisions, and lays out a road map for positive actions men can take to achieve the best possible outcome. No man should face divorce without this book.

Being Catholic Now

Author: Kerry Kennedy
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307346858
Release Date: 2009-10
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Reflecting on her own relationship with the Catholic Church, a human rights activist brings together interviews with more than 30 other Catholics who speak out candidly on their own faith, with contributions from Frank McCourt, Anna Quindlen, Bill O'Reilly, Cokie Roberts, Nancy Pelosi and others. Reprint. A best-selling book.

How They Stash the Cash

Author: Mark Kohn
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 9781937458416
Release Date: 2013-05-08
Genre: Family & Relationships

It happens all the time. A business owner gets served with divorce papers then tries to convince the court that business is suffering. Stories vary, but the argument is the same: there is no money to pay for spouse and child support. In this book, Mark Kohn draws upon 25 years of professional experience as a forensic accountant to show readers how to detect when a spouse is hiding income—and how to find it. In this book, readers will learn . . . • What is hidden income? • When is income hidden legally? • What are the methods used to find illegal hidden income? • Will the IRS find the illegal hidden income? . . . and much more. Through case studies from the author’s own experience, How They Stash the Cash gives readers the tools they need to uncover hidden income and receive a fair share of support and divorce assets.

How to be a Good Divorced Dad

Author: Jeffery M. Leving
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118237502
Release Date: 2012-03-06
Genre: Family & Relationships

Positive advice for divorced dads and their families The country's leading authority on fathers' rights Jeffery M. Leving presents a definitive how-to resource for divorced dads of any age, background, and marriage history. Leving offers targeted guidance and suggests techniques for staying connected with children and dealing with ex-wives—and in some cases a new girlfriend or the wife's new boyfriend—during the divorce and afterwards. This upbeat book offers good news for divorced dads and counters many of the myths that paint divorcing fathers as alienated, irresponsible, or absent. Includes advice for overcoming limited access to children with cooperative responses and legal remedies if necessary Reveals how to avoid depression and feelings of guilt that can cause a divorced dad to give up and lose connection with his kids Offers ideas for responding to an ex-wife's remarriage, moving, unfounded accusations, and other common issues Contains guidance for engaging in new relationships and possibly remarriage How to Be a Good Divorced Dad is practical and down-to-earth and offers dozens of real life examples of dads who have discovered the importance of staying involved in their children's lives.

Getting Divorced Without Ruining Your Life

Author: Sam Margulies
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743206419
Release Date: 2001-12-04
Genre: Family & Relationships

An updated guide to the entire divorce process explains how the emotional and financial aspects of divorce can lead to conflict, offers practical advice on reaching an amicable agreement, and includes tips on the negotiation and legal process. Original. 12,500 first printing.

Winning Your Divorce

Author: Timothy J. Horgan
Publisher: Plume
ISBN: 0452273730
Release Date: 1995-02-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

The only divorce book written specifically for men, this life-saving guide helps husbands preserve their interests and rights when it's too late to preserve the marriage. Includes special chapters on custody battles and on getting the best possible terms for alimony and child support. Syndicated newspaper columns.

Winning Your Divorce

Author: Joseph Emmerth
Publisher:
ISBN: 1973108844
Release Date: 2017-10-20
Genre:

Most men torpedo their best interests during a divorce. In fact, most men tend to be absolute idiots during the process. It doesn't matter if they are Doctors, Lawyers, Scientists, Professional Athletes, Captains of Industry or Small Business Owners. Once the divorce starts, every skill and ability that got them where they are today goes straight out the window in favor of ill-conceived, expensive, and in many cases, self-destructive behavior. BUT IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE THAT WAY! This book was written to help men avoid the most common mistakes that men make during a divorce. This book provides a roadmap of potholes and ditches a divorcing man can easily avoid. And by following the advice on how to avoid these pitfalls, men can shorten the length of the divorce, save a ton of money in attorney's fees, and greatly reduce their stress and emotional turmoil. I've represented hundreds of men (and women) in divorce cases. I've been voted a SuperLawyer by my peers. I've received the Avvo Client's Choice award. Bottom line, I see how men screw their cases up every day, and I know how to help them avoid that fate. Men who are struggling with the process, men who are angry, men who feel like just shutting down, men who want to punish their spouse, and men who just don't know what to do will all benefit from this book. Do you want your divorce to be less stressful? Do you want your divorce to be finished more quickly? Do you want your divorce to be much less expensive? BUY THIS BOOK NOW! Who doesn't want that? Even if your're already in the middle of a divorce, and have made some of the mistakes described in this book, IT'S NOT TOO LATE! Simply fixing the mistakes and changing your approach will result in a better outcome. The mission of this book is to help unhappy men become happy again. If you buy this book and follow the advice inside, in short order you will be happy again, too.

Divorce Money

Author: Violet Woodhouse
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413323306
Release Date: 2016-12-30
Genre: Law

All the information you need to split assets, easily and fairly. Especially in uncertain economic times, divorce isn’t simple. Turn to Divorce & Money, the acclaimed guide to evaluating and dividing assets during divorce, to avoid making financial mistakes that could affect you for the rest of your life. Learn how to: understand how a court evaluates assets determine the value of real estate and other assets negotiate a comprehensive settlement decide whether to keep or sell the house agree on fair child support understand how much, if any, alimony is appropriate divide debts fairly divide retirement benefits,and achieve financial stability after divorce. Divorce & Money shows you how to take control of your financial life during and after divorce—and avoid costly court fights.

The Guys only Guide to Getting Over Divorce

Author: Sam J. Buser
Publisher: Bayou Pub
ISBN: 1886298327
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Family & Relationships

Provides advice, in a question and answer format, for men who are faced with divorce discussing legal issues, trying to make a relationship work, parenting, living alone, support groups, dating again, remarriage, and other related topics.

Divorce Wars

Author: Jeffery M. Leving
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061853159
Release Date: 2009-10-13
Genre: Family & Relationships

Think the worst won't happen to you? Divorce can turn even the most sensible and perfectly nice people into malicious cutthroats. And while divorce is never easy, it can get downright nasty if your spouse wants to turn the process into the ffifiight of his or her life. Whether your spouse is vengeful, abusive, money-hungry, or just plain angry, a divorce can become prolonged, costly, and psychologically and emotionally damaging to your children. Here, Jeffery M. Leving, one of America's most prominent and experienced divorce lawyers, shows you how to win any divorce fair and square, even when your spouse brings out the heavy artillery. By giving real-life examples, Leving provides essential advice on everything from picking the right lawyer and devising a winning settlement strategy to getting the most from your day in court and dealing with an ex-spouse. Divorce Wars will help ensure you are acting wisely and effectively at every stage of the process, and will help you and your children survive even the most painful and difffiicult divorce.

Man s Guide to a Civilized Divorce

Author: Sam Margulies
Publisher: Rodale Books
ISBN: 1579547990
Release Date: 2004-07-16
Genre: Family & Relationships

How to Divorce with Grace, a Little Class, and a Lot of Common Sense Sam Margulies, one of the most experienced mediators in the country, shares his experience to help men make this unpleasant process as quick and amicable as possible. His suggestions on how to manage this turbulent period will significantly minimize the effects of divorce on the separating couple, and on any children in the relationship. Taking into consideration custody issues, and giving specific financial and legal advice, men will find information about how to choose a lawyer, how to deal with a pre-nup, and when and when not to go to trial. Margulies explores all the elements that make for a good, fair divorce, as well as the importance of timing and the decision to get counseling. He also explains how to avoid a legal mess, the long term implications of alimony and child support, dividing up property, and how to negotiate the final agreement. In A Man's Guide to a Civilized Divorce, Margulies helps men avoid the treacherous waters of divorce and illustrates how with the right advice, one can actually come through the process in pretty good shape.

The Divorce Handbook

Author: James T. Friedman
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780307765222
Release Date: 2011-02-23
Genre: Family & Relationships

Since its first publication in 1982, The Divorce Handbook has sold over 200,000 copies. In this new and fully revised edition, specialist in family law James T. Friedman covers, in an easy-to-use question-and-answer format, all the issues involved in negotiating a separation and divorce--how to choose a lawyer; how to arrange child custody, support, and visitation; how to prevent financial hide-and-seek; what to expect of the divorce proceedings themselves; and what to do if the divorce goes to trial. This revised edition addresses current trends in such areas as divorce law, alimony, property division, shared parenting, and visitation; it includes an expanded section of checklists, schedules, and guides for reconciliation and child support, as well as attorney retainer agreements, asset/liability worksheets, and more. The American Bar Association has called The Divorce Handbook "a welcome breath of fresh air in an otherwise stifling atmosphere created by a virtual avalanche of books about divorce." The revised edition of The Divorce Handbook is your best guide through the traumatic and painful business of divorce, and will be an essential resource for years to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.