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Counsel, have you spoken to your clients today?

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When clients come to Court to finalize their divorce, the Plaintiff is asked this question, “Is it true you are incompatible in your marriage and that it is impossible to live together as husband and wife?” On one occasion, as the husband was asked this question, he dissolved into tears, his shoulders shook as he Read More

How will new Nevada same-sex marriages impact the Las Vegas family court system?

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After a federal appeals court upheld gay marriage rulings in Nevada earlier this month, Las Vegas has started to issue its first marriage licenses to same sex couples. Both Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval and the Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto have said that they will not contest the federal appeals court’s ruling – effectively Read More

The two legal actions typically involved in Adoption in Las Vegas

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Adoption in Las Vegas often involves two different legal actions. An adoption cannot occur until an uninvolved or physically abusive parent has his or her parental rights terminated. If the other biological parent is deceased a termination of parental rights will not be necessary. It is frequently difficult to locate parents whose parental rights are Read More

Case Study: Divorce Across State Lines

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The following case shows a divorce attorney’s ability to resolve disputes and disagreements during divorce proceedings in a mutually satisfactory settlement between spouses. Man and Woman, Husband and Wife The jurisdictional issues of this case arose when the husband, represented by me, remained in the state in which the married couple had resided. The Husband Read More

Signs of a Bad Marriage: One Woman’s Story

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This story comes from Jessica, a woman who went through a divorce five years ago:   I Want a Divorce By Jessica My marriage had started out happy. I couldn’t wait to get home at the end of the day and connect both physically and emotionally. I shared similar hopes and dreams about a future Read More

Steinberg Law Group Under The Fashion Show Cloud

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Steinberg Law Group is a Las Vegas based law firm with an emphasis on family law, such as divorce, divorce mediation, child custody, adoption, prenuptial agreements and guardianship. One of the main goals of Steinberg Law Group is to educate the public about the benefits of divorce mediation and using an attorney to advocate for Read More

H.R. 4201 Servicemember Family Protection Act

We have been working with a number of military families who, while deployed, are at risk of losing custody rights while protecting our country. A government committee is currently working on drafting a new bill that would strengthen our service members’ rights in child custody disputes. Miltary parents in Las Vegas and throughout Nevada could benefit Read More