Temporary Custody in North Carolina

Temporary Custody in North Carolina

Temporary child custody is an important component of the trial court’s powers to protect children in North Carolina. Temporary custody in NC is covered by statutes found in Chapter 50.  A temporary custody order is often entered by NC courts.  Often this occurs...
How long is alimony in North Carolina?

How long is alimony in North Carolina?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 At one point over the last twenty years of doing this kind of work, I heard someone refer to alimony as “ali-money.”   I can understand why.  The truest statement about alimony is that most everyone wants it and absolutely no one...
My Spouse Won’t Settle – What Should I Do?

My Spouse Won’t Settle – What Should I Do?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 In almost every case there are efforts to resolve property, child support, child custody and other related issues before a case is filed with the court. Settlement is less expensive financially and emotionally than litigation....
Keeping Your Children Out of the Conflict Between Parents

Divorce – Reduce Its Impact on Children

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 Divorce – Reduce its impact on Children Divorce can be stressful, sad and confusing for children. At any age, children will feel uncertain about what life would be like or angry at the prospect of their parents’ divorce....