Category Archives: Divorce

Don’t Sign That Agreement!

Hey all.  Jammie Wacenske, the family law attorney, here with a Public Service Announcement: DON’T SIGN THAT! Here lately, I have seen TOO MANY separation agreements cross my desk where one side has an attorney and the other doesn’t. Then, the one without an attorney calls or seeks legal advice AFTER the document has been […]

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Restraining Orders During COVID-19

Trials

With the stay-at-home order requiring many people to either work from home or, unfortunately, not work at all, the dynamics in your household may be changing.  People are now spending more time at home, around their family all day, with nowhere to go.  Tensions are running high as people don’t know when they can go […]

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Divorce and Retirement Funds

What is a QDRO and do you need one if you’re going through a separation? In North Carolina you must be physically separated from your spouse for 1 year.  Within that year of separation it is common for the parties to file for equitable distribution, among other things.  One or both of the party’s retirement […]

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