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Welcoming Attorney Rebecca Ryan to Kelly & Murstein Family Law

We are delighted to announce that Attorney Rebecca Ryan has joined Kelly & Murstein Family Law. With over 22 years of dedicated experience in family law, Rebecca brings a wealth of expertise as a highly skilled litigator, conciliator, negotiator and trained mediator. Throughout her career, Rebecca has focused exclusively on family law, demonstrating a passion for advocating on behalf of

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Attorney Amanda Shuman Joins Kelly & Murstein Family Law

We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our team at Kelly & Murstein Family Law: Amanda Shuman. With a passion for empowering women through pivotal life transitions, Amanda brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our family law firm. As a seasoned litigator, trained mediator, and certified Collaborative Law Process practitioner, Amanda approaches each case with a

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Divorce and Bankruptcy: Interplay and Strategies to Manage Both

Going through a divorce is already a challenging process, but when combined with bankruptcy, it can become overwhelmingly complex. As Massachusetts family law lawyers, we understand that financial stress often contributes to marital breakdowns. In this article, we aim to provide helpful and informative content for those navigating both divorce and bankruptcy simultaneously, offering insights into the interplay between the

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Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements in Massachusetts

When it comes to safeguarding assets and interests in marriage, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements are invaluable tools. Understanding the significance of these agreements in protecting financial security and peace of mind is crucial. Prenuptial Agreements: Anticipating the Future Prenuptial agreements, commonly known as prenups, are legal contracts entered into by couples before marriage, outlining the division of assets and liabilities

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Contempt of Court in Family Law Cases: Consequences and Remedies in Massachusetts

Court orders are not suggestions but legal obligations. When one party fails to comply with court orders, it can lead to contempt of court proceedings. In Massachusetts, understanding the ramifications of contempt in family law cases is crucial. As experienced family law attorneys in Massachusetts, we aim to shed light on this complex issue, outlining its consequences and available remedies.

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Protecting Your Business in Divorce: Strategies for Business Owners in Massachusetts

Divorce can be a complex and emotionally challenging process, especially when a business is involved. For business owners in Massachusetts, protecting their business interests during divorce proceedings is paramount. Understanding the state’s laws and regulations regarding property division and asset protection is crucial for safeguarding the future of the business. Understanding Massachusetts Property Division Laws In Massachusetts, marital property is

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The Impact of Substance Abuse on Child Custody in Massachusetts

Child custody cases in Massachusetts can be emotionally challenging and legally intricate. One significant factor influencing these cases is substance abuse. Substance Abuse as a Custody Factor In Massachusetts family courts, determining the best interests of the child is paramount in custody decisions. Substance abuse by a parent is a critical factor that can heavily influence the court’s decision. The

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Modifying Child Custody Orders in Massachusetts: When and How to Seek Changes

Navigating child custody matters can be a challenging journey for parents. In Massachusetts, as in many other states, child custody orders are not set in stone and can be modified under certain circumstances. Understanding the Initial Child Custody Order  Before delving into modifications, it’s crucial to understand the dynamics of the initial child custody order. In Massachusetts, family courts issue

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Welcoming Attorney Rebecca Ryan to Kelly & Murstein Family Law

We are delighted to announce that Attorney Rebecca Ryan has joined Kelly & Murstein Family Law. With over 22 years of dedicated experience in family law, Rebecca brings a wealth of expertise as a highly skilled litigator, conciliator, negotiator and trained mediator. Throughout her career, Rebecca has focused exclusively on family law, demonstrating a passion for advocating on behalf of

Read More »

Attorney Amanda Shuman Joins Kelly & Murstein Family Law

We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our team at Kelly & Murstein Family Law: Amanda Shuman. With a passion for empowering women through pivotal life transitions, Amanda brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our family law firm. As a seasoned litigator, trained mediator, and certified Collaborative Law Process practitioner, Amanda approaches each case with a

Read More »

Divorce and Bankruptcy: Interplay and Strategies to Manage Both

Going through a divorce is already a challenging process, but when combined with bankruptcy, it can become overwhelmingly complex. As Massachusetts family law lawyers, we understand that financial stress often contributes to marital breakdowns. In this article, we aim to provide helpful and informative content for those navigating both divorce and bankruptcy simultaneously, offering insights into the interplay between the

Read More »

Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements in Massachusetts

When it comes to safeguarding assets and interests in marriage, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements are invaluable tools. Understanding the significance of these agreements in protecting financial security and peace of mind is crucial. Prenuptial Agreements: Anticipating the Future Prenuptial agreements, commonly known as prenups, are legal contracts entered into by couples before marriage, outlining the division of assets and liabilities

Read More »

Contempt of Court in Family Law Cases: Consequences and Remedies in Massachusetts

Court orders are not suggestions but legal obligations. When one party fails to comply with court orders, it can lead to contempt of court proceedings. In Massachusetts, understanding the ramifications of contempt in family law cases is crucial. As experienced family law attorneys in Massachusetts, we aim to shed light on this complex issue, outlining its consequences and available remedies.

Read More »

Protecting Your Business in Divorce: Strategies for Business Owners in Massachusetts

Divorce can be a complex and emotionally challenging process, especially when a business is involved. For business owners in Massachusetts, protecting their business interests during divorce proceedings is paramount. Understanding the state’s laws and regulations regarding property division and asset protection is crucial for safeguarding the future of the business. Understanding Massachusetts Property Division Laws In Massachusetts, marital property is

Read More »

The Impact of Substance Abuse on Child Custody in Massachusetts

Child custody cases in Massachusetts can be emotionally challenging and legally intricate. One significant factor influencing these cases is substance abuse. Substance Abuse as a Custody Factor In Massachusetts family courts, determining the best interests of the child is paramount in custody decisions. Substance abuse by a parent is a critical factor that can heavily influence the court’s decision. The

Read More »

Modifying Child Custody Orders in Massachusetts: When and How to Seek Changes

Navigating child custody matters can be a challenging journey for parents. In Massachusetts, as in many other states, child custody orders are not set in stone and can be modified under certain circumstances. Understanding the Initial Child Custody Order  Before delving into modifications, it’s crucial to understand the dynamics of the initial child custody order. In Massachusetts, family courts issue

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