Blog Posts in 2014

Some Father's Day Advice for Dads after Divorce

Father’s Day originally began as a way to honor a single parent named William Smart. His daughter, Sonora Dodd from Spokane, Washington, thought to create a day to celebrate fathers, thinking ...
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What if Kimye The Kardashian Wedding Was In Colorado?

Kimye: The Wedding If you get married the divorce rate statistics are this: First time 50%. Second time 67%. Third time 73%. This is Kim Kardashian's third marriage. First she married Damon ...
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Frequently Asked Questions About Child Custody

Do you have questions about child custody in Denver? At Jones Law Firm, PC, we have provided a list of frequently asked questions about child custody in Colorado. We encourage you to continue reading ...
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What's the Difference Between a Legal Separation and a Divorce in Colorado?

A question I am often asked is, "what is the difference between a divorce and a legal Separation?" The primary difference is that if you are legally separated, you cannot get remarried. This ...
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I Want to Avoid Getting Divorced- Can I get an Annulment?

Every once and a while, a client will walk into our office with the hope of annulling their marriage. Sometimes they are seeking the annulment for religious reasons, and other times they are seeking ...
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What are My Rights if I Dissolve My Civil Union?

What are My Rights if I Dissolve My Civil Union? Colorado made national headlines when its civil union law took into effect in May 2013. While most same-sex couples celebrated the opportunity to ...
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What Does a Successful Financial Outcome in a Divorce Case Look Like?

When I first meet with a prospective client, they often tell me they are looking for a lawyer who will 'win' their divorce case for them. This is understandable, as everyone wants to walk away ...
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Changing Your Relationship Status: How to Manage Social Media During Your Divorce

It is undeniable that social media has become an integral part of our lives, and as a result our marital status is not just indicated by a wedding band anymore. Now, many of us also broadcast our ...
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Take Everything With You in a Divorce

"I'll Be Back Later For the Rest" Why You shouldn't Plan on Taking Two Trips When Moving Out of Your Marital Residence Often when divorce clients meet with me they want to talk about ...
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Top 4 Reasons Spouses Cheat & What To Do About it

Top 4 Reasons Spouses Cheat One person in the relationship has an unhealthy addiction to sex Some make bad choices while they are under the influence of drugs or alcohol and they do something they ...
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Is Lying to Your Spouse OK?

Everyone knows that the basic foundation of every relationship is honesty and trust. Being truthful helps build trust which is something that is slowly earned and easily broken. When the foundation of ...
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Bode Miller Granted Custody of Son for Olympics

Five-time Olympic medalist will be taking his infant son with him to the Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The famous skier has been in a messy custody battle with his ex over their nine month son. Miller ...
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5 Money Questions You Should Ask Before Tying the Knot

Most people would agree that money is the biggest "problem" in a relationship. Besides communication and sex, money can pose a tremendous problem if you and your sweetie aren't on the ...
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Is Hugging Essential for a Healthy Relationship?

Want to learn a way check the health and strength of your relationship? One way of measuring the shape of your relationship is looking to see if your physical affection has diminished or gone ...
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Keeping the Spark in Your Relationship

Do you ever wish your significant other would still bring you flowers, call just to say "I love you", or send a thoughtful text message during the day? I for one am a huge fan of keeping ...
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Everything You Need to Know About the Men You Date After Divorce

Dating when you were in your say, late teens to late twenties about 18-27, is a completely different game than dating in your thirties. If you are just getting out of a divorce and are worried about ...
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What Does Your Gut Say?

The saying has been thrown around many times when faced with a tough decision, "trust your gut." This couldn't be more true when it comes to the BIG question, "should we get ...
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Tips to Overcoming a Rocky Relationship with Your In-Laws

Whether you like it or not, when you get married you not only gain a spouse, you gain a whole new extended family. In some marriages your new extended family is a blessing, and in other relationships ...
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How to Enforce Your Court Ordered Parenting Time in Colorado

Unfortunately many client's walk into our office upset because their co-parent is refusing to let them exercise their Court ordered parenting time. Even more discouraging, many of these clients ...
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How to Have "The Talk" With Your Daughter: 5 Helpful Tips for Dads

Are you a single parent? Do you have a daughter? If so you understand how difficult it can be to relate to your daughter during her adolescence. Some subjects can be very embarrassing and sensitive. ...
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One Reason to Have an Attorney Look over your Divorce Separation Agreement

Nothing makes our office happier than to learn that two parties were able to resolve their divorce on their own without the help of attorneys, mediators, or the court. However, sometimes parties are ...
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