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March 2017 Archives

Custody negotiations are among the toughest family law issues

The end of a marriage is generally a stressful and challenging period for anyone involved. Although difficult, the process may ultimately lead to a better situation in time. However, children may have more difficulty adjusting to divorce. Parents in Washington usually consider child custody to be a high priority during this period, often prompting them to seek legal counsel with experience in family law for assistance in the process.

Traffic fatalities on the rise in Washington

Recently, the Annual Collision Summary for Washington was released by state officials.The report offers information regarding the year 2015 and the news is not good. A total of 551 persons lost their lives on our state's roads and that number represents a 20 percent jump over the 2014 fatality total.

What details are in a parenting plan?

When parents divorce, they have to create a parenting agreement, also known as a parenting plan. Essentially, a parenting plan is a blueprint of each parent's custody rights and responsibilities. It is important to understand that a parenting plan is not optional; you will have to present a version of your plan to the family court for final approval.

Traffic fatalities on the rise in Washington

Recently, the Annual Collision Summary for Washington was released by state officials. The report offers information regarding the year 2015 and the news is not good. A total of 551 persons lost their lives on our state's roads and that number represents a 20 percent jump over the 2014 fatality total.

2 suffer serious personal injury in car accident in Washington

Many individuals avoid operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, often placing a great deal of importance on safety when out on the road. Collisions involving drunk drivers have led to the personal injury and/or death of many individuals over the years. A recent accident in Washington involving a suspected drunken driver has left two people hospitalized with serious injuries.