PJ Hartman Blog

High Net Worth Divorce

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] For those with high net worth, divorce can be complex and financially hazardous in a way most people don’t have to be concerned with. Obviously, for the rich, there are more variables involved in divorce, from money to property to... Read more

Divorce Mediation — Part 2

This post is part of a series on divorce mediation. If you haven’t already, I recommend taking a look at part 1 before continuing. Benefits of Divorce Mediation A mediated divorce has several advantages over a traditional, litigated divorce. Time and cost... Read more

Divorce Mediation — Part 1

Uncontested Divorce and Divorce Mediation In order to understand divorce mediation, first we need to understand uncontested divorce. To get an uncontested divorce, you and your spouse must be in complete agreement on every issue impacted by your divorce. Depending on... Read more

Contested and Uncontested Divorce in New Mexico

Grounds for Divorce In New Mexico, there are four recognized grounds for divorce: Incompatibility Abandonment Adultery Cruelty   Of the four, incompatibility (known as a no-fault divorce) is far and away the most common type of divorce filing. Prior to the second... Read more

All About Spousal Support – Part 2

This post is part of a two part series on spousal support. If you haven’t already, you’ll want to check out part 1 before reading it. Factors that influence spousal support Length of the union – Generally speaking, the longer the marriage, the longer the spousal... Read more

All About Spousal Support – Part 1

Spousal Support – What you need to know Spousal support, also known as alimony, consists of payments from one spouse to another when they are separated or divorced. Spousal support is an idea that is deeply ingrained in human society. Almost 4000 years ago, the... Read more