Amber James : Next Lawyer with Ron Sykstus

Attorney Amber James of New Beginnings Family Law participated in a podcast on the Next Lawyer with Ron Sykstus. Amber shares how her story and life experiences help her to serve her community. Need a family law attorney in Huntsville, Alabama. Call New Beginnings Family Law today!   Read More

How a Prenuptial/Postnuptial Agreement Affect Child Custody After a Divorce

What is a Prenuptial Agreement? A prenuptial agreement is a written agreement that is made prior to marriage. Prenuptial agreements typically address things such as division of assets and property as well as alimony. The purpose of a prenuptial agreement is to prevent couples from fighting about property and assets if they get divorced. People typically sign prenuptial agreements if one person has more money Read More

Getting Married with Children? What you Need to Include in Your Prenuptial Agreement

Getting married can be a financially complicated affair. This is especially true if one or more of the spouses have children from a previous marriage or relationship. In these situations, a great many future legal conflicts can arise concerning the rights of children from prior marriages versus those of the children in your new family in the event of a divorce. Getting a well-drafted prenuptial agreement can Read More

Second Marriage? Don’t Make The Same Mistake Twice. Be Prepared With A Prenuptial Agreement

If you’ve been divorced, and plan on getting married again, you should consider getting a prenuptial agreement. Many people hesitate to get a prenuptial agreement because it may be a sign that one is having second thoughts about the marriage. Considering your past experiences with marriage you understand the consequences that may come by not being prepared. No one wants to think about the marriage ending before it Read More

What Should Come First: Bankruptcy Or Divorce?

Dealing with bankruptcy or divorce can be difficult. It can be even harder if you have to deal with both at the same time. You may be wondering whether you should file for divorce or bankruptcy first. There is no clear-cut answer. It depends on your situation. However, the attorneys at New Beginnings Family Law, P. C. have a lot of information that will help you decide.   When to File for Bankruptcy Read More

The Cost of Divorce

The Cost of Seeking a Divorce in Alabama  A divorce can be an emotional drain on everyone involved, but it can also be financially draining to at least one participant. In Alabama, the divorce filing fee is not very expensive, but the subsequent costs can rise dramatically, with the final amount depending upon a number of issues. The attorneys at New Beginnings Family Law, P. C. can help reduce both the emotional Read More

Can my ex claim my children on his or her taxes?

If you are divorced from, or divorcing, the other parent of your child or children, deciding who claims the kids as dependents at tax time can be contentious. Learn more about how courts in Alabama decide which parent has this privilege.  In the best-case scenario, this issue is decided during your mediation or by the judge in a custody case and put in writing so there's no question of who should claim your children Read More

Compliments Can Change Your Day

When you are having a bad day, a compliment from someone can make you feel better. If you want to pass on the great feeling from a compliment that you receive, then find nice things to say to friends, coworkers and strangers. Here are some of the best mental and physical benefits from receiving a compliment. Benefit 1: A Compliment Increases Your Self-esteem When a coworker compliments your performance at work, Read More

Pay it Forward

6 ways you can help others this Holiday Season With the holidays coming up, people are in a more festive mood. People are excited to be a part of the giving spirit, and with how connected everyone has become, it has never been easier to give back. This holiday season, consider some of the following opportunities you can take to pay it forward for others. 1. Donate Toys One of the best things you can do is Read More

3 Stages of Gratitude

New Beginnings Family Law: Help for Life Transitions Some say that the only constant thing in life is change. At New Beginnings Family Law, P.C., seasoned attorneys are here to support you through some of those difficult life transitions. Our legal services include divorce, custody issues, surrogacy, and adoption, to mention a few. If you are looking for a Huntsville family law attorney, New Beginnings Family Law, Read More

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