Divorce Among the Rich

Divorce Among the Rich
Earlier this month, Bill and Melinda Gates announced they were divorcing after 27 years of marriage.  Bill Gates is one of the richest people in the world, worth an estimated $124 billion!  Does having a lot of money complicate divorce matters?  Jodi and Shannon from the Law Office of Terzich and Ort explains the effect large amounts of...

Custody Issues

Custody Issues
There are a lot of issues that need to get worked out during a divorce.  Custody of the kids is usually at the top of the list.  Sometimes those issues go too far as in the case of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s custody battle.  Jodi Terzich and Shannon Ort from the law office of Terzich and Ort explain what is going on and how these...

Divorce & COVID

Divorce & COVID
Divorce is already stressful and complicated.  Throw a pandemic into the mix and it makes the whole process that much harder.  Jodi Terzich and Shannon Ort from the Law Office of Terzich and Ort talk about some of the issues their clients are facing.

Divorce During COVID-19

Divorce During COVID-19
All of this together time might not be a good thing for all married couples.  In fact, there is speculation that this is what may have lead to Kelly Clarkson’s decision to file for divorce from her husband of seven years, Brandon Blackstock. Jodi Terzich and Shannon Ort of the law firm Terzich and Ort explain how divorce can still happen...

Divorce at an Older Age

Divorce at an Older Age
Jodi and Shannon from Terzich and Ort shared advice on dealing with divorce at an older age. They shared a few thoughts below: Ending a long term marriage means dividing a lifetime of assets accumulation - particularly dealing with retirement plans, in conjunction with Social Security and Medicare.  Depending on the where the couple is in...

Myths About Divorce

There is a lot of information out there about divorce and you might think you would know what to do if you were ever facing that decision. You might even think you know enough to give advice. Many times what you might think - might, in fact, be wrong. From the law firm, Terzich and Ort, Jodi Terzich and Shannon Ort debunk some of the myths.