Athletes And Divorce

October 2016

Athletes And Divorce: Eleven Causes Of Break Ups Among Athletes

There are a number of studies that indicate that professional athletes divorce at a significantly higher rate than does the general population. These studies were mention in Sports Illustrated and in The New York Times.

While the divorce rate among Americans is approximately fifty percent, pro athletes divorce at a rate that is approximately seventy percent.

Most of these studies have focused on marriages involving a male athlete married to a female. Perhaps this is because there are […]

August 2016

Who Is The Top Divorce Lawyer In Bergen County, NJ?

There is a lot of outstanding legal talent in the Garden State and in Bergen County in particular.

In my marriage counseling practice, I frequently refer clients to various law firms in New Jersey and in New York.

I have known Robert Corcoran, Esq. for quite some time and there are a few things I like about him and about his law firm.

First, Bob has many years of experience in family law. He knows all the judges […]

Professional Athletes And Divorce

Over the years, I have counseled a number of athletes who have decided to terminate their marriages.
 
Several years ago, I was consulted in a divorce matter involving two professional basketball players who had married one another and had several children together.
 
In this instance, the wife was willing to settle the matter for what seemed to be reasonable terms, according to her lawyer.
 
The husband, on the other hand, was transforming the divorce process into a contest […]