Dividing Your Most Valuable Marital Asset

 When facing the possibility of divorce, the dilemma of how to value the assets you and your spouse have accumulated over the years presents opportunities as well as challenges. To divide the marital assets fairly (also called “equitably” in Colorado), you need to know the value of each asset. Whether a formal valuation is needed or an agreement between the Parties as to the value of the item will suffice is often the first decision…

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Child Support Enforcement and Modification Between States

In a world where so many of us are relocating and so few stay put, issues regarding child support can get complicated.  What happens when a parent and the child moves out of the state that issued the child support order?  How is it enforceable?  Can it be modified as incomes and jobs change? What if neither parent nor the child  still live in the original state that issued the child support order? How does…

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Colorado Springs Style Magazine Top Attorney Award for 2020

Jeanne M. Wilson was once again voted as the Top Attorney in Colorado Springs for Family Law in 2020 from Colorado Springs Style Magazine! Her nomination and award come as the 3rd win in a row for this coveted honor. The Law Office of Jeanne M. Wilson won this award in 2018, 2019 and now 2020 for this respected Colorado Springs Style Magazine Top Attorney in the Family Law category! Her dedication and relentless support…

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2020 Changes to Colorado Child Support Laws

The new year has brought with it continuing changes to the Colorado child support laws. The team here at The Law Office of Jeanne M. Wilson & Associates, PC, wants you to know about these changes so you can plan for your future and the well being of your Children. The 2019 changes addressed a number of issues and began taking effect as early as July 2019 with some provisions not being enacted until July…

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5 Things You Should Know About Child Support

In family law, child support is a heavily litigated aspect of most cases. Child support provides a set amount of money allotted monthly to raise a child. It is a Court Ordered ongoing, monthly payment made by one parent to the other for the care and benefit of their child when the parents do not live together. The amount of child support a parent pays varies by state—and each state has its own  formula for…

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