Cohabitating Couples: How to Avoid Legal Disputes

Joslin Davis of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers discusses the legal disputes between couples who cohabitate, and what you can do to avoid them. Plus, how to protect yourself when filing your taxes online. Please use this link to watch her podacst on the Wall Street Journal Watching your Wealth-http://www.wsj.com/podcasts/cohabitating-couples-how-to-avoid-legal-disputes/C2EE7435-9D21-42BC-A1CA-E3BE4A6FB74C.html

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Sandra Morgan Little, Roberta Batley, and Jan Gilman-Tepper are all members of the AAML. Being a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers™ means:

  • The attorney has demonstrated an active interest and competency in matrimonial law as evidenced by the fulfillment of criteria and standards as established by the AAML™ Board of Examiners and Board of Governors.
  • The attorney has substantial experience and is able to handle complex matters relating to custody and support of children, property division and alimony or spousal support.
  • The attorney is recognized by the bench and bar as a leading practitioner in the area of matrimonial law.
  • The attorney has demonstrated substantial involvement in the matrimonial field and has endeavored to encourage the study, improve the practice, elevate the standards and advance the cause of matrimonial law.

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M.F.

Bobbie Batley is unquestionably the top family lawyer in New Mexico, largely because of the amazing team she leads. This firm cares about their clients, and puts those needs out front. I will never hesitate to refer to this firm!”

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“Batley Family Law is an excellent place to work. I enjoy coming in everyday. It is clear to see how much our attorneys value New Mexican families. They work their hardest to advocate for their clients on a daily basis.”

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“Batley Family Law provided me with excellent advice and service to effectively and efficiently resolve an issue with my best interests in mind. They did this with a great deal of compassion. I would highly recommend this firm.”

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Batley Family Law
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