Co-Parenting Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on October 18, 2019

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Collaborative co-parenting is vital to children’s success and well-being, but it can be a challenge for parents who are still navigating their relationship after a divorce. In order to make the transition into co-parenting easier, here are three do’s and don’ts to keep in mind from Sarah Carmody Law. Do’s Work with a Lawyer Overland… Read more »

What is a Post-Nup and How Can I Get One?

Posted on October 11, 2019

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Everyone has, no doubt, heard of prenuptial agreements. However, did you know you can enter into a similar arrangement after you are married?  Similar to a prenuptial agreement, where the parties prepare legal documents prior to marriage, a postnuptial agreement consists of legally binding agreements entered into after the marriage. If you are considering one,… Read more »

How is Child Support Modified?

Posted on October 04, 2019

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A child support order has to be followed as soon as it’s made official; however, there are a number of reasons why a  child support could need to be modified.If the paying parent has recently experienced a change in wages, if insurance or child care changes, or if the parents have reached a new parenting… Read more »

Relocating for a Job? What That Means for Your Child Custody Agreement.

Posted on September 27, 2019

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A job relocation may create difficulties with maintaining a child custody agreement. Relocation often creates a situation where the existing parenting plan is no longer feasible due to the distance between the parents. When a job requires relocation, it may be necessary to seek modification of a child custody order. The Overland Park Kansas child… Read more »

Put Your Children First During Divorce or Custody

Posted on September 20, 2019

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If two people decide to divorce and there is a child involved, it is critical to put them first in the decisions that are made, especially the ones that involve their living arrangements. When a couple separates, emotions can cloud their judgment and decisions can be made based on feeling instead of logic. If a… Read more »

Don’t Put Your Children in the Divorce Crossfire

Posted on September 13, 2019

The well-being of a child during a divorce should be prioritized and protected. Quite often, parents will use the child for leverage, whether intentional or not, which only creates an uneasy situation for all parties involved. Here at Sarah Carmody Law, we understand that divorce is difficult and that emotions can sometimes interrupt rational thinking…. Read more »

Questions to Ask Before Fighting Over the Kids

Posted on September 06, 2019


Perhaps the most natural thing to fight about during a divorce is custody. After all, it hurts to lose any time with your child and you certainly don’t want your relationship with your children to deteriorate. Instead of immediately fighting, though, the Overland Park KS family lawyers at Sarah Carmody Law recommend asking a few… Read more »

What Child Custody Options Do I Have?

Posted on August 23, 2019

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When it comes to determining the custody of your minor children, it’s especially important to discuss your wishes with a Shawnee child custody lawyer. Custody of minor children is not a simple matter and involves many complex issues. Even determining the type of custody you seek may require the expertise of a family law firm… Read more »

Why Men Should Not Be Ashamed to Seek Spousal Maintenance

Posted on August 16, 2019

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While society views alimony as something given only to women, today’s world finds more men seeking spousal maintenance. Though still uncommon and having stigmas attached to it, there are in fact many reasons why men should no longer be ashamed to seek the financial resources they need and deserve. If you are a man in… Read more »

How Divorce and Custody Mediation Can Help Reduce Stress During the Process

Posted on August 09, 2019

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When divorce proceedings begin, the experience can be stressful. This is especially true if children are involved, since custody will be a primary topic between both spouses. While many divorce proceedings are settled in courts, more and more couples are finding mediation is a far better method. If you want to know how mediation can… Read more »

Contact the Overland KS Divorce and Mediation Attorneys at Sarah Carmody Law, LLC at 913-257-3110 today!

The Sarah Carmody Law, LLC provide legal services for families located in these areas: Shawnee, Overland Park, Olathe, Leawood, Mission, Kansas City, Lenexa and Johnson County. Let us help you today.

8600 W. 110th Street, Suite 210, Overland Park, KS 66210 110 N Cherry St., Ste. 200, Olathe, KS 66061
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