What Are the Different Types of Child Custody?

If you and your spouse decide to divorce or separate, the court will make decisions regarding custody depending on state laws as well as your particular situation. There are many different types of child custody, and you may have concerns about what is the right custody arrangement for your child. A child custody attorney can help. […]

How Does the Adoption Process Work?

In order to begin the adoption process, you must first understand the different types of adoption. Below, we explain adoption procedures, and steps you need to take for each type of adoption. To learn more, contact the Law Offices of Rick D. Banks. Stepparent Adoption Stepparent adoption is a legal process in which a custodial parent’s […]

3 Alternatives to Divorce

Divorce courts operate under the same rules that other courts use when dealing with disputes. These rules often don’t work well when it comes to solving divorce disputes. Fortunately, there are alternatives to divorce court. But there are also some situations where going with traditional divorce court is the best option for all of the parties involved. To learn more […]

How to Make a Prenup, and Why You May Need One

Before you and your significant other get married, you may want to sign a prenuptial agreement. Also referred to as a “prenup”, this written contract typically states each piece of property both parties own and the rights to that property in the event of divorce or death. At the Law Offices of Rick D. Banks, we can […]