I have practiced law in Arizona for 47 years. Twenty years of that was as a Maricopa... more
I have practiced law in Arizona for 47 years. Twenty years of that was as a Maricopa county Superior court Judge.Between 2000 and 2005 I was assigned to juvenile Court. I served as a judge pro tem on the Arizona Court of Appeals. My practice is limited to Family Law matters (Dissolution, paternity, custody and support), Juvenile cases and appeals from Family court decrees and orders. Be... view profile
The end of a marriage inevitably brings about great emotional and physical burdens:... more
The end of a marriage inevitably brings about great emotional and physical burdens: the feelings of emptiness and sadness, the stress of not knowing what to do and where to turn, and the sudden realization of the pending separation from those whose lives with which we were once intertwined. The road to recovery may be confusing and difficult, but the legal process need not be so. Joedy Thursto... view profile
Ashley Rahaman has been practicing family law in Arizona since 2010. She is... more
Ashley Rahaman has been practicing family law in Arizona since 2010. She is originally from Kansas City, Missouri and still has strong family ties in the Mid-West. While Ashley was completing her law degree as a recipient of a Presidential Scholarship, she was employed as a Deputy Clerk with the Douglas County District Court Citizen Review Board in Lawrence, Kansas. In her role as Deputy Clerk,... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.