Domestic Violence: When Should You Sue?

Hossein Berenji, Apr 08, 2020

The statistics of domestic violence are staggering. In the U.S., it is estimated that almost 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner. The actual number may even be higher because many victims fear retaliation or further actions if they report their abuse. Remember though, you do have options if you are […]


Requesting a Psychological Evaluation in Your Child Custody Case

Hossein Berenji, Feb 20, 2020

Divorce and custody disputes can bring out the worst in people. It can also be a catalyst for mental health issues like anxiety and depression. It can complicate custody when one parent is struggling with psychological issues that could impact how they care for their child. In any custody case, courts make decisions based on […]


What is the Difference Between a Lawyer and an Attorney?

Hossein Berenji, Jan 03, 2020

In the United States, the terms lawyer and attorney are used interchangeably. This is particularly true on TV or in movies, where both titles are used to describe legal professionals who are representing others in court. However, there are slight differences in these titles even though they are commonly used as synonyms. If someone wants […]


Four Things to Keep In Mind If You’re Up Against False Accusations in Court

Hossein Berenji, Dec 04, 2019

It can be frightening to be falsely accused in court. In civil cases like divorce and child custody, your former partner may feel desperate or vindictive. They may make a false accusation against you to get revenge or help leverage their side of the case. You know that you did not do what you are […]


8 Surprising Marriage and Divorce Facts

Hossein Berenji, Nov 29, 2019

Marriage and divorce are common. In the U.S., marriage can be seen as a status symbol that shows you are financially secure and have “made it.” On the opposite side of that, divorce is no longer seen as taboo. If a couple no longer wants to be together, there is less shame about deciding to […]