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Read our articles related to various topics of divorce in Mobile, Alabama. Each article is written by one of our expert divorce lawyers at Herlihy Family Law. Our firm is located in Mobile, Alabama, and helps residents of the Gulf Coast successfully navigate the divorce process. Whether you are concerned with child custody, child support, or other aspects related to your children, the divorce attorneys at Herlihy Family Law can help guide you.

Understanding the Role of a Guardian ad Litem in Divorce and Custody Cases

Most people are not familiar with the role of a guardian ad litem in a divorce or child custody case. In this article, we will explain the role of a guardian ad litem and discuss the benefits of having a guardian ad litem.   1. What is a Guardian ad Litem? A Guardian...

4 Things That Will Make Your Divorce Easier

If you are considering divorce or currently working through a divorce, this can be a stressful and tough experience. But there are several things you can do to make your divorce process easier and alleviate some of the stress. In this article, we are going to share 4...

Top 2 Mistakes Made When Getting Divorced Without An Attorney

What if there are no attorneys involved at all? In recent years, there has been a proliferation of websites and services that promise they will sell you a simple and easy set of “do-it-yourself” divorce papers for as low as $99!  Have you ever heard of that old saying...

Do you have to pay child support if you have joint custody in Alabama?

Wondering do you have to pay child support if you have joint custody in Alabama? First, let’s talk about what joint custody is exactly because joint custody means a lot of things to a lot of people. It is the state policy in Alabama, whether parents are divorced or...

How To Get Divorced Without People Finding Out

If you are considering divorce, you are probably wondering how to get divorced without people finding out. The short answer is: you can’t. Divorce impacts more than just you and your spouse. It is inevitable that your friends and family will find out; more than likely...

4 Reasons You Should Hire a Lawyer for Your Divorce

Are you considering reasons you should hire a lawyer for your divorce? While there are many reasons to hire an attorney for your divorce, here are four main reasons to hire an attorney to handle your divorce. 1. Attorneys are professionals Practicing attorneys are...

Live Interview: Mistakes to Avoid in Divorce

Allison Herlihy answers questions on the mistakes to avoid during a divorce. She goes over angry texting, making big changes, getting legal advice, and thinking about having a split income. [video width="1920" height="1080"...

5 Star Client Review on Google:

We just received this new 5 star client review on Google:I went through a long and difficult contested divorce with no minor children. Alison and her team were so good at advising me throughout the process. They were patient and understanding with any issue I had. If...

How to Handle the Holidays when you are Getting a Divorce

The holidays can be a tough time for many people, and going through a divorce during the holidays can make it even tougher. If you adapt a few strategies, you can make this season a new beginning following your divorce rather than an ending. Plan ahead: The holidays...

Walter Gewin – “About Me”

I am a family law attorney born and raised in Mobile, Alabama. I attended undergraduate school at the University of the South and the University of Alabama. After graduating from the University of Alabama in 2010 with a degree in business, I enrolled at Samford...

Considering hiring a divorce attorney? There are many reasons why you should hire a divorce attorney. An experienced divorce lawyer can help you successfully navigate divorce in Mobile, AL. If you are wondering if divorce is right for you, there are many reasons why divorce could be the right choice for your family.