Is Filing for Divorce a Piece of Cake?

I recently saw a story about a bride who uploaded a polarizing Tik Tok video from her wedding. The video showed the bride playfully putting some frosting on her new husband’s face during the cake cutting. Harmless enough—or so she thought. Well, he in turn grabbed the cake, all three layers of it, and smashed […]

“Virtual (In)Sanity” in Family Court

Cooper Levenson family law attorneys Cynthia Grob and Alexandra “Lexie” Rigden discuss the pros and cons of virtual court appearances. Watch the video here.

My Ex Is A Narcissist—No, Really

If I had a dime for every time a client told me his or her Ex was a Narcissist, I’d be writing this blog from my own private island. However, I do often wonder if it is true—does the Ex actually have a clinically diagnosable personality disorder, or is use of the term “narcissist” similar […]

Another Celebrity Couple Bites the Dust: Erika Jayne and Tom Girardi

Age may not have been “just a number” for singer/Real Housewife of Beverly Hills star Erika Jayne and lawyer Tom Girardi, who recently announced their separation. The couple, 33 years apart in age, was a fixture on the Bravo reality show. Eighty-one year old Tom is the head of a famous California law firm and […]

Another Celebrity Couple Bites the Dust: Cardi B and Offset

There’s a divorce in this house, there’s a divorce in this house…All is not okurrr for Cardi B and Offset, who just announced their split. Cardi B, whose real name is Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar (not to be confused with all of the other Belcalis Marlenis Almanzars out there), may have a #1 hit song, but […]

Another Celebrity Couple Bites the Dust: Teresa and Joe Guidice

Teresa and Joe Giudice of Real Housewives of New Jersey fame have finally said “arrivederci” to each other and apparently settled their divorce (and as fans of the show know, this was a long time coming!). According to various news sources, the couple participated in mediation to settle their issues, as opposed to duking it […]

Another Celebrity Couple Bites the Dust: Dianna Agron and Winston Marshall

Another day, another celebrity couple calling it quits.  This time, it is Dianna Agron and Winston Marshall. In case you are not familiar with these two, Dianna Agron starred in the popular television show Glee (of which she is likely feeling none now) and Winston Marshall is a member of the British musical group Mumford […]

Is there Alimony in Pennsylvania?

July 20, 2020 | Cynthia Grob, Esq. The simply answer is “yes”; however, it is important when you are getting a divorce to understand how and when alimony is an issue. Alimony, at times referred to as spousal support or maintenance, is handled differently in Pennsylvania than in New Jersey.  In Pennsylvania, once a divorce […]