Domestic Violence Protective Order

Domestic Violence Protective Order
If another person causes you to be in fear for your safety, under New Hampshire law you can apply for a domestic violence protective order. The party requesting the protection is called the Petitio…
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Attorney Valerie Raudonis Prevails in NH Supreme Court Case

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Nashua, NH: The New Hampshire Supreme Court has held that an unmarried man may legally adopt an assenting adult while that adult maintains her legal relationship with her birth mother.  T…

Family Law Appeals In New Hampshire

Family Law Appeals In New Hampshire
The last thing people want to deal with after a long, drawn out trial over custody or divorce is more court proceedings. But unfortunately, appeals are often the reality. Sometimes, it’s becau…

Unmarried Couples Buying a New Home In New Hampshire

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Unmarried Couples Buying A New Home In New Hampshire May Want To Consider A Tenancy In Common When buying a new home you may hear the terms “joint tenants” and “tenants in common,” but what do …

Amherst, New Hampshire estate planning clients…

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…have questions and concerns about Joint Ownership of property and accounts in their estate plans. In joint ownership, two or more persons share an undivided fractional ownership in property …

Attorney Mike Fontaine Named New Hampshire Bar Association Liaison for Family Law and Workers’ Compensation

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Attorney Michael J. Fontaine, a director and shareholder of Welts, White, and Fontaine, serves on the New Hampshire Bar Association’s Committee on Cooperation with the Courts and was recently named…

Financial Betrayal and the Looming Divorce

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Amherst, NH area client asks: Should I have seen my divorce coming? The foundation of any relationship is trust. When trust is broken, it is often difficult to repair; but when a spouse takes a…

Penalty-free Access to Retirement Funds in Divorce

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The division of retirement accounts is often one of the many issues that needs to be addressed in a divorce matter. Although trying to retain retirement accounts you may be awarded in divorce i…

A Merrimack Client asked: How Do I Select an Appropriate Guardian For My Minor Children?

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This blog is intended for informational use only. The information contained herein should not be construed as offering legal advice or a legal opinion. A Merrimack, New Hampshire estate planning c…

A client from Windham, NH asks: What Are My Health Insurance Options Post-Divorce?

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This blog is intended for informational use only. The information contained herein should not be construed as offering legal advice or a legal opinion. If you have been covered under your spouse’s …

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