Divorce Proceedings

An experienced divorce lawyer can make all the difference.  Vanessa offers the experience you need to get your divorce case resolved in the most efficient manner possible.   Vanessa recognizes and respects your need for information, as well as your need for practical advice and strategy planning. Vanessa will navigate you through the divorce process to help you understand your rights and options.  She will provide the knowledge, expertise and guidance you need to assure that the results you ultimately achieve will meet the needs of your family so you can begin to move forward with your life. Vanessa handles all issues that typically arise during divorce proceedings including child custody, child support, spousal support and property valuation and division. She also advises clients on divorce planning and handles annulments and legal separations.

Because every marriage has unique circumstances, it is impossible for courts to create rules that fit every situation. Vanessa creates unique solutions for her clients and his or her family’s particular goals. During the divorce process, clients are presented with numerous opportunities to settle their cases and to create agreements that will identify or respond to a particular issue or claim. Vanessa ensures that her clients are protected and that every aspect of the divorce is taken into consideration in the course of these negotiations. Some issues may include:

  • Child Custody
  • Parental Relocation
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Complex Property Division
  • Reimbursement Claims
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Stock Options
  • Business Valuations
  • Attorney’s Fees

It has often been said that the ending of a marriage is the most stressful event in a person’s life next to the death of a loved one. Vanessa can help you work through your issues and focus on a happier future.