Zimmerman and Associates Family Law Blog Articles

How Can Divorce Affect My 401k?

Going through a divorce is never easy. Even if both you and your spouse agree to end the marriage and are on relatively amicable terms, matters dealt with in Gwinnett County divorce proceedings have the potential to impact you for years into the future [...] Continue Reading

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Divorce with Pets

Pets play an important role in people’s lives, to the point that they are often considered to be family members. When a marriage breaks up and spouses opt to separate, questions concerning their care and who will retain custody can get quite heated. [...] Continue Reading

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Can a Domestic Violence Charge Affect My Child Custody Agreement in GA?

Child custody matters are among the most heated proceedings dealt with in the Georgia family courts. While personal issues between the parties involved often complicate matters when making child custody and visitation arrangements, the fact is that each parent has certain rights when it comes to their role as a parent. Domestic violence accusations do impact these rights, but even parents facing these types of charges may still be entitled to spend time with their children. [...] Continue Reading

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Does it Matter Who Files for Divorce First?

Going through the breakup of a marriage is never easy, nor is making the decision to file for divorce. While you may want to take every opportunity to work out the problems you and your spouse are facing, the fact is that there can be disadvantages to waiting too long to initiate the required paperwork[...] Continue Reading

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