Parent Coordinator in NC Child Custody Cases

Parent Coordinator in NC Child Custody Cases

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 Statutory authorization for a parent coordinator is set out in NCGS 50-90. § 50-90. Definitions. As used in this Article, the following terms mean: (1) High-conflict case. – A child custody action involving minor children brought...
Alimony, Court Orders and Separation Agreements

Alimony, Court Orders and Separation Agreements

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 I often get calls asking about modification of alimony.  Sometimes the calls are from the spouse who is paying alimony and there has been a job loss or other life event that prevents him from paying.  Sometimes the calls are from the...
Why Mediation Works

Why Mediation Works

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 Mediation in family law cases is a reality.  Most jurisdictions require mediation at some point in any family law case that includes child custody and financial issues. Why is that?  Because mediation works. Mediation  reduces the...
NC Child Support – Worksheets A and B

NC Child Support – Worksheets A and B

Child support under the North Carolina Child Support Guidelines is based on a number of variables.   I frequently get questions about the difference between Worksheet A and Worksheet B.   The application of these worksheets can result in severe changes to the...