Is it necessary to file for a divorce to get custody and visitation? No. A parent can file a Petition for Custody and Petition for Visitation in the Juvenile &… CONTINUE
Frequently Asked Questions About Virginia Divorces
Does my spouse have to agree to the divorce in Virginia? If you seek a divorce in the State of Virginia, your spouse does not have to agree, but in… CONTINUE
What are the grounds for annulment in Virginia?
What is an annulment? An annulment voids the marriage as if it never occurred. A marriage can be void or is voidable for the following causes: not obtaining a valid marriage license… CONTINUE
What are the grounds for divorce in Virginia?
There are “Fault” grounds and “No-Fault” grounds for divorce in Virginia. No-Fault Divorce A Court can grant a “No-Fault” divorce after the parties have lived separate and apart without any… CONTINUE
Child Support in Virginia Divorces
Child support Child support payments are based on uniform guidelines. These guidelines dictate the amount that a non-custodial parent pays to the custodial parent. Relevant factors that determine child support pursuant… CONTINUE
Spousal and Child Support in Virginia Divorces
When is someone who is getting a divorce in Virginia entitled to spousal support and child support? Spousal support payments are given from one spouse to the other when there… CONTINUE
Woman crossing street dies in Virginia pedestrian-auto accident
On behalf of Roeder, Cochran, Phillips, PLLC posted in personal injury on Thursday, June 13, 2019. Much has been said about the danger pedestrians in Virginia face as they are on the road and… CONTINUE
Breaking the divorce news to your children takes planning
On behalf of Roeder, Cochran, Phillips, PLLC on Monday, June 10, 2019. The decision to divorce is difficult for most adults to make. One thing that can complicate the situation even more… CONTINUE
Virginians label being a distracted driver greatest highway risk
On behalf of Roeder, Cochran, Phillips, PLLC posted in personal injury on Friday, May 31, 2019. Driving in Virginia can always be dangerous, but there are certain activities that are increasing the risk every… CONTINUE
How is child support determined in Virginia?
On behalf of Roeder, Cochran, Phillips, PLLC on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Divorce is never easy. Everyone goes into marriage with good intentions, and the dissolution of that marriage can lead to… CONTINUE