10th Jun 2019

The way you behave now, at your most hurt and angry, unfortunately, may determine how things shake out during your divorce. Just assume that the settlement negotiated (or the court ruling) will be tailored to this person you are now … more

19th Apr 2019

Semmes Law Firm - Attorney in Fairhope and Foley Alabama

What exactly is a prenup? A prenuptial agreement, or prenup for short, is a financial agreement between the two people entering into the marriage. more

22nd Jul 2018

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held that a debtor’s personal obligation to pay condominium association assessments was not the result of a separate, post-petition transaction but was created when she took title to the condominium unit. As a result, the … more

4th Mar 2018

Division of Retirement Benefits in Divorce Cases – Act 2017-162 (HB208, Rep. Coleman) (Effective Date: 1/1/18). This Act amends § 30-2-51, Ala. Code 1975, relating to allowance upon divorce of certain retirement benefits to allowance upon divorce of certain retirement … more