Why You Need an Attorney Experienced in High Net Worth Divorce

While no two divorces are alike, high net worth divorces often have complex financial issues that require specific expertise. Think about it, if you had a parent who thought they had cataracts, you would not suggest they go see their internist. A neighborhood ophthalmologist that treats all sorts of eye diseases would be better. However, a doctor … Read more

Divorce and Inheritance: What You Need to Know Before You Inherit

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When you are happily married, you may decide to place inherited assets into joint names. When your marriage is over, will you regret doing so? Before you inherit, read this. Your inheritance is your separate property whether you inherited the funds before, during or after your marriage. However, while there can be some exceptions, if you … Read more

A House Divided-Who Keeps the House in a Divorce?

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When you hear a couple is divorcing, one of the first questions people ask is “who is keeping the house?” Clients rarely ask the question that way. They more often ask, should I keep the house? Indeed, that is the better question because keeping the house is not always a good thing. Couples hardly ever … Read more

Summer Vacation: Top 7 Tips For Divorcing Parents

Custody conflict does not have to ruin the fun of summer vacation.  It would be impossible to decide which vacations dates you will want for every year until your children go to college.  At the same time, you do not want to turn each summer into a fight over vacation dates.  The key is to set parameters that allow both … Read more

Watch Now: Divorce in the Age of Covid-19 Part II

Divorce Reality Expert Nan Cohen interviews Pittsburgh Divorce Attorney Carla Donnelly about child support and alimony issues that arise during the pandemic.  Stay tuned for more episodes of Divorce Talk! Watch now Part II Watch now Part I Stay tuned for more episodes of Divorce Talk! Watch our discussion about support  Always remember that every … Read more

Advice for Coparenting During the Covid-19 Crisis

The following is from the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: 1. BE HEALTHY Comply with all CDC and local and state guidelines and model good behavior for your children with intensive hand washing, wiping down surfaces and other objects that are frequently touched, and maintaining social distancing. This also means BE INFORMED. Stay in touch … Read more

Watch Carla Donnelly Speak About Divorce

Recently, GH&A Attorney, Carla Schiff Donnelly, appeared on KDKA radio and Facebook Live talking about divorce with Divorce Expert Nan Cohen.  Periodically, Cohen calls upon Donnelly to contribute to her show and provide insight into the divorce process. Watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbL_d95jSDw   Hear her speak previously: