What Chicago Residents Don’t Know about Uncontested Divorce

Posted January 30, 2019

Realizing that your marriage is no longer working for you or your spouse is heartbreaking, in most cases, and a difficult situation with which to be faced in almost all cases. Understanding the Chicago divorce mediator laws particular to those who live in Illinois is crucial for the married parties.

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Top 5 Differences Between Uncontested Divorce and Courtroom Divorce

Posted January 17, 2019

The idea of an uncontested divorce in Denver sounds pretty good to most couples. Although uncontested doesn’t necessarily mean easy, simple, or even amicable, it does mean that you and your former spouse come to an agreement rather than letting the court decide.  Although we often imagine divorces playing out

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Whose Side is the Mediator On?

Posted April 29, 2016

In the American legal system, attorneys are ethically obligated to fight for the best interests of their clients. They represent a specific client, and it is their job to use all legal and ethical means to pursue a positive outcome for that client. This is the dynamic most people are

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What Are The Advantages to Avoiding Divorce Court?

Posted April 25, 2016

Divorce court is an often unpleasant, always expensive experience, and for the longest time couples tended to assume it was one they simply had to deal with if they were going to end their marriage. But you have options, chief among them divorce mediation. The advantages of avoiding a trip

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Panama Papers Reveal How Wealthy Hide Assets in a Divorce

Posted April 22, 2016

The world is currently fascinated with revelations in the so-called "Panama Papers," which are documents that were leaked from a prominent Panamanian law firm that specializes in creating shell firms and various other devices for sheltering money belonging to some of the world's wealthiest and most powerful people. The documents

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VIDEO: Guaranteed Acceptance of Court Documents

Posted March 28, 2016

In this video, Chris Griffith discusses the Split Simple guarantee- your settlement will be accepted by a judge. If it's not, we'll make the right changes at no additional charge. If you have questions about Split Simple's process or how we're so sucessful with our clients, please call Split Simple today

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How Should I Prepare For A Mediation Session?

Posted March 28, 2016

A divorce mediation session can be a complicated conversation. There are a lot of difficult financial issues to discuss, and everything is tied up with the raw emotions of a divorce. That's why preparing for your mediation session is so important. Through preparation, you can ensure you get the most

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What If I Live a Long Way From Your Offices?

Posted March 27, 2016

We've helped military families find the right solutions Split Simple's attorney-mediators help couples across Colorado. We have offices in Boulder and Denver, but we also work outside of the Front Range corridor- including the mountain communities of Eagle and Summit County. However, some couples live a great distance apart, either

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VIDEO: What Are The Myths About Retirement Accounts In Divorces?

Posted March 21, 2016

In this exclusive video, attorney-mediator Chris Griffith talks about how retirement accounts are handled in a divorce and common misconceptions regarding these accounts: If you're looking for an experienced attorney-mediator in Boulder, Denver or any other Colorado community and you have questions about divorce mediation, please call Split Simple today

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What Are The Tax Implications of Divorce?

Posted February 29, 2016

The simple reality of divorce is that it's fundamentally an economic matter. You may not be getting divorced because of money, but it would be unwise to go through our uncontested divorce process without thoroughly considering the financial implications of the result. The tax implications are particularly important. The timing of

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