Joan M Bundy’s Guides

Joan M Bundy

Chandler Divorce / Separation Lawyer.

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  1. Grandparents' rights

    Written by attorney Joan Bundy, over 3 years ago.

    One of the most hotly contested issues in family law today is that of grandparents’ rights. Do they have rights? If so, what do those rights look like?

    7 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  2. Alimony: Does it exist anymore and, if so, what does it look like today?

    Written by attorney Joan Bundy, over 3 years ago.

    One of the most oft discussed topics in the area of family law is that of alimony, or what is now more commonly referred to as “spousal maintenance” or “spousal support.” If you’re on the receiving end of it, of course you like it; if you’re on the court-ordered giving end of it, not so much.

    2 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  3. Which parent gets the dependency exemption in a divorce?

    Written by attorney Joan Bundy, over 3 years ago.

    When children are involved in a divorce, the opposing parties often use the federal dependency tax exemption as a bargaining chip. Although it is a frequent source of contention, the rules for determining who gets the exemption are straightforward. And it's important to know the rules.

    10 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  4. So how much is a divorce going to cost me?

    Written by attorney Joan Bundy, over 3 years ago.

    Arguably the most discussed issue relating to the most common legal issue people grapple with--divorce--is, “How much is all this going to cost me?” This is a very valid question, but unfortunately one without an easy answer. It depends on a lot of different things...

    7 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  5. Do I need an attorney to help me get a divorce?

    Written by attorney Joan Bundy, over 3 years ago.

    Thinking about legal separation or divorce but think you MUST hire an attorney to assist you with the process? Think again! If husband and wife are fairly cooperative and agreeable and no children are involved, you actually may be able to dissolve your own marriage WITHOUT legal representation!

    9 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  6. Child support calculations in Arizona

    Written by attorney Joan Bundy, over 3 years ago.

    Find out how to do child support calculations that will be upheld in court - with Arizona's new electronic child support calculator!

    9 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  7. What if the other parent is essentially out of the picture?

    Written by attorney Joan Bundy, over 3 years ago.

    Sometimes one of the parents simply disappears from the scene and acts as if they never had a child. They may not want to be financially responsible for the minor, or they may simply not want to be "bothered" with a child, often because they haven't fully grown up yet themselves. What to do?

    10 people found this Legal Guide helpful

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