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Utah’s High Rate Of Domestic Violence | Emy A. Cordano, Attorney at Law
If you have been accused of domestic violence, Salt Lake City domestic violence attorney Emy A. Cordano takes a caring approach to each case end provide attention to detail to ensure you are treated fairly throughout the process.
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Domestic violence can impact every aspect of your life, including your marriage, the divorce process, and child custody. This can become both a criminal and civil issue, and being the victim of domestic violence or facing allegations of domestic violence can directly affect the outcome of a divorce or custody case. You need an attorney who understands how to handle these situations. Emy Cordano is a Salt Lake City domestic violence attorney who can walk you through every aspect of your case. How does Utah’s domestic violence rate compare to other states? An article in the … READ MORE

When you are going through a divorce, and there are minor children involved, one of the most challenging parts of the process may be child custody. You need to secure legal assistance to ensure your rights are maintained concerning your children. You can count on Emy Cordano to help you with all of your Salt Lake City child custody needs, including ensuring you get the parenting time you deserve. Today, we will look at how Utah compares with other states concerning parenting time. The National Parents Organization report card The … READ MORE

The decision to adopt a child is a major life experience and a way to ensure a child has a stable, loving environment to grow up in. However, divorces can occur after an adoption takes place, and that can raise questions about parental rights. You can count on Emy A. Cordano to help you with all divorce matters. When you need a skilled and experienced Salt Lake City child custody lawyer , call us today so we can get started on your case. There are various types of adoptions There are various ways that adoptions take … READ MORE

In some divorce cases, it may be necessary to secure the services of a private investigator to help throughout the process. This is especially true if you have knowledge of, or suspect, that your spouse is hiding something that you and the courts need to know about. You can count on Emy A. Cordano to be by your side when you need a skilled and experienced Salt Lake City divorce attorney . Her firm will leverage the services of a private investigator when necessary to help establish the evidence in your case. The role of … READ MORE

There is nothing more important than protecting children during the divorce process. While divorce is hard on everyone involved, minor children should have the Family Court’s full attention. Recently, the Office of the Legislative Auditor General for Utah released a report that discusses the protections in place for children during a divorce. They also discussed improvements that could be made to speed up the court processes involved in these cases. Today, Salt Lake City child custody lawyer Emy A. Cordano wants to discuss some of the findings of this audit as well as some of the … READ MORE

If you have been through a divorce and are paying spousal support, commonly known as alimony, you might not be happy to find out that your ex is living with someone else and still taking your money. This is not an easy topic to discuss, but our Salt Lake City alimony attorney wants you to know that you have rights when it comes to continuing these payments. Today, Emy A. Cordano wants to talk about the alimony process as well as some ways you may be able to stop paying. What is alimony in Utah? … READ MORE

While we know that you did not get into your marriage thinking that it would end up dissolving, there may be a time when you need a Salt Lake City divorce lawyer . You can count on Emy A. Cordano to be by your side as you work through this difficult time. One common question we get is whether or not a spouse cheating can affect the divorce process. Today, we will look into that as well as review some basic divorce issues that will need to be handled. Let’s talk about adultery When it … READ MORE

We know that the issues of separation and divorce can be incredibly difficult on entire families. This includes grandparents who may feel like they have been left out. We want you to know that grandparents also have rights in Utah when it comes to visitation. You can count on Emy A. Cordano when you need help with any issues relating to divorce in Utah. When you need a Salt Lake City family law lawyer , she will be by your side, working to ensure you are treated fairly. Why This Matters In many families, grandparents are … READ MORE

The state of Utah does not recognize so-called “common-law” marriages. However, Utah allows individuals, couples or even third parties to petition the court to recognize a relationship as a marriage, even absent a traditional marriage ceremony. The court can approve or deny the petition at its discretion. Once the court issues its decree, then the relationship is formally recognized as a marriage. There are several reasons that you might have for wishing to have your relationship legally recognized in the state of Utah. You may have split up and are … READ MORE

Money—you’ve always heard that it makes the world go around. You may have also heard that it’s the root of all evil. But now experts are telling us that money may have a lot to do with your chance of going through a divorce. Apparently, the more a couple makes, the more trouble begins to brew between them—and the higher their likelihood of calling it quits for good. This seems to be supported by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, or AAML, an organization that claims that the number of … READ MORE