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Prenups: Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know

Today, I had the distinct honor of being on AirTalk with Larry Mantle.  The subject was prenups.  You can hear it here!

So let’s talk about this.

In Re Marriage of Chris Pratt and Anna Farris

Chris Pratt is divorcing Anna Farris.  Another day, another divorce in Hollywood.  I don’t know who these actors are, but it doesn’t matter.   I am summoned to discuss the how-to’s and what-if’s of these people’s ending.  If you are interested, I post the link to my short TV appearance below, which usually contains the same general snippits about the legalities of divorce.

The truth is – people’s marriages will always be ending if you don’t actively work on CHOOSING it every day.  

President Trump cited as reason for divorce

Political differences can end a marriage.  This Florida couple sets an example.  He is a Democratic party supporter.  She is a HUGE Trump supporter.  She even spite him by posting TRUMP’s photo as her profile pic.  On well – stranger things have happened in Florida, I guess.

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My spouse is unfaithful! Can I punish him?

Every day, our firm receives several phone calls which go like this: “Hi, I want to sue my husband (wife) for cheating on me and ruining my life.  He/she must pay!”

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged about the legality infidelity, and so I dedicate this post to all the ones who’s called with this question.

Is cheating illegal? 

In 2009, it was illegal in 22 states.  Colorado then decided to side with cheaters,

How to Divorce like Jen and Ben

On April 13, 2017, Jennifer Garner filed her Petition for divorce (case No. BD 657 235) from her husband of over 10 years, Ben Affleck.  On the SAME day, Ben Affleck filed his Response.  Each of them filed “In propia persona” (without lawyers), and their Petitions mirrored each other.  No wrath, no fury, no speculation.  NO news!!!

As a divorce lawyer, I am compelled to sing their praises!

What a selfless and smart couple.  

Janet Jackson’s Peaceful Divorce Disappoints Media and Divorce Lawyers

Divorce Attorney Kelly Chang Rickert Discusses Janet Jackson Divorce from Kelly Chang Rickert on Vimeo.

Jackson has reportedly filed for divorce against her husband of 5 years, Wissam Al Mana.  There are a number of reasons reported, including “cultural differences”.  The couple have one son together, Eissa, who was born January 3, 2017 (3 months old!)

As usual, the press is quick to sniff out blood (sex and violence sells!),