Congratulations Judge Feeley!

Yesterday, it was announced that Judge Tim Feeley was leaving Oldham Circuit Court, Family Division, to take a position as Deputy Secretary of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.  Congratulations and best wishes!

The pitfalls of the financial advisor

In the past year, I have had two (2) cases where the parties originally selected a financial advisor to prepare their divorce for them.  In both cases, it was a catastrophe.  In Louisville (and in Kentucky) there is no certification by the Bar Association of para...

Qualified Domestic Relations Orders

In order to divide your retirement plan, the Court must enter a Qualified Domestic Relations Order after your divorce is over.  Federal law under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974  and that the Retirement Plan control how the benefits are divided....