Divorced parents with child learning the best co-parenting practices.

Helpful Co-Parenting Tips for Divorced Parents

As a divorced parent, it’s important to co-parent your children in a manner that fosters their growth and development. Unfortunately, however, divorced parents sometimes get caught up in their personal feelings and all but forget about the well-being of their children. In order to avoid this and other common co-parenting problems, we’ve compiled some helpful […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm discusses what should older couples do if they are considering a divorce.

Divorce for Older Couples in Georgia

When older couples begin having marital problems, they often wonder whether divorce is the right decision. Unfortunately, for many couples, despite their best efforts to make things work, divorce is often the only appropriate choice. Late-life divorce is a much more difficult decision to make than most people think. Older married couples often have longer […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm discusses why divorce preparation is vital.

Here’s Why Divorce Preparation Is Important

For most people, the divorce process can be overwhelming. The end of one’s marriage is often an emotional time, and the divorce process itself can seem insurmountable. Despite this, if you plan on getting a divorce, is it imperative that you properly prepare. Of course, it can be difficult to prepare alone, particularly if you’ve […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm, LLC discusses how to modify child support orders in Georgia.

How to Modify Child Support in Georgia

It is possible to modify child support in Georgia. However, the process can be confusing for those who are unfamiliar with Georgia law. And it is often this confusion that prevents parents from attempting to modify child support orders even when modification is necessary. Therefore, if you need to modify a child support order in […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm, LLC gives an overview of parenting plans in Georgia.

About Parenting Plans in Georgia

Regardless of whether it’s contentious or amicable, divorce can be extremely difficult for children. Luckily, in Georgia, the courts want children to maintain healthy, positive relationships with both of their parents. One way the state facilitates this is through parenting plans. If you’re a parent and are contemplating divorce in Georgia, please review the information […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm gives an overview of child support and the termination of parental rights.

About Child Support and the Termination of Parental Rights in Georgia

In Georgia, parents have a legal obligation to financially support their children. However, under certain circumstances, this rule doesn’t apply. If you have questions about your financial obligations as a parent in Georgia, please review the information below, and contact a Lithonia family law attorney today for guidance.  The termination of parental rights in Georgia […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm, LLC discusses the most common divorce mistakes in Georgia.

Common Georgia Divorce Mistakes

Divorce can be a tough process. The parties to a divorce often experience a wide range of emotions, including guilt, anger, sadness, and loneliness. And although these emotions are a normal part of the process, they can lead divorcing spouses to make mistakes, some of which can have long-lasting financial and emotional effects. If you […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm, LLC discusses ways to prepare for divorce mediation in Georgia.

How to Prepare for Your Georgia Divorce Mediation

Divorce mediation is an alternative to traditional courtroom litigation. The primary goal of divorce mediation is the creation of a settlement agreement that both parties find acceptable. One of the benefits of divorce mediation is that it tends to be less adversarial than traditional divorce. If you are interested in pursuing a divorce in Georgia […]

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E.N. Banks-Ware Law Firm, LLC discusses what marriage abandonment means in Georgia.

What Is Marriage Abandonment in Georgia?

Marital abandonment, also called desertion, is a legal ground for divorce in Georgia. The willful and continued desertion by either spouse for a year or more is considered abandonment and constitutes a sufficient reason for the court to grant a total divorce. Marital abandonment usually involves a spouse’s purposeful, unilateral decision to physically desert or […]

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What to do after having a slip-and-fall accident

What to Do After a Georgia Slip-And-Fall Accident

Slip-and-fall accidents are common in Georgia, and they occur through no fault of the injured party. These accidents often lead to significant injuries, including broken bones, concussions, spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and paralysis. If you have been injured in a slip-and-fall accident in Georgia due to another’s negligence, you may be entitled to […]

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