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June 2021 Edition

June 2021 Edition

Divorce Process

Maintaining Your House During Divorce: A Quick Guide

If you own your home, deciding what to do with the house will be one of the largest financial decisions during divorce.

Financial Issues

How Divorced Parents Can Plan Ahead for College Costs

Tackling college costs is stressful enough for any family. For separated or divorced parents, planning for college can be an extra source of stress and contention.

Father's Day

Enjoying Father’s Day Alone Post-Divorce

If your children won't be with you, keeping active can help dispel gloomy thoughts. Here are 7 ways to get through the holiday.

Co-Parenting

5 Myths About Co-Parenting After Divorce

After a divorce, you start a new type of relationship with your ex. Don’t talk yourself into believing these myths.

Life After Divorce

Are You Stuck in the Rejection Phase After Divorce?

If you are stuck in the rejection phase, it means that you haven't faced your fears or painful emotions yet. Here are 5 signs that you're stuck.

Testimonials

“Great lawyer to work with. Excellent communicator and listener. Courtroom skills exceptional. Would highly recommend for any family law situation.”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Lawyers.com Review
“I highly recommend Geoff. He and his all-star team assisted me through a difficult and contentious divorce and child custody case. Geoff’s knowledge and personal relationships really assisted in the positive outcome of my case. Geoff was efficient throughout the…”
– Family Law Client , ★★★★★ Avvo Review
“Took a personalized approach to my complex divorce and was available to achieve an outcome beyond my highest expectations.”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Lawyers.com Review
“Strategic and Pragmatic. Geoff has seen plenty of situations and how they play out. Geoff has an expert understanding of the process. Geoff does a great job of communication and letting you know what’s going on by including you in…”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Avvo Review
“One of the most dedicated, fair, competent, patient attorneys I have had the pleasure of dealing with. He has helped myself and many others through some difficult times. He is a very good listener and can direct you in the…”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Lawyers.com Review
“Excellent at simultaneously executing specific tactical aspects of the case while maintaining overall macro view.”
– Family Law Attorney
“I have worked with Geoffrey S. Platnick as an expert witness in several cases and find him to be an excellent attorney with a real interest in his clients.”
– Child Custody Expert , ★★★★★ Lawyers.com Review
“Absolutely amazing during a very difficult time.”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Lawyers.com Review
“He is a brilliant lawyer, a fantastic strategist, willing to resolve cases through mediation but kick butt in court if that is required, and in the final analysis, effective in achieving his clients’ goals. One of the really great ones.…”
– Family Law Client , ★★★★★ Martindale-Hubbell Review
“A very empathetic and diligent person and attorney. His tact in suggesting acceptable solutions to emotionally charged situations and sensitivity to child issues that can easily get neglected in the egoic fracases in such cases is truly exemplary. I am,…”
– Family Law Client , ★★★★★ Martindale-Hubbell Review

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