Child custody. It’s often the most contentious and difficult issue in a divorce. Judges use five criteria when deciding what is in the best interest of the child.
There is no automatic rule about whether or not inherited assets or premarital assets will be excluded from consideration when a couple is divorcing in Connecticut. But, there are ways for affluent individuals to protect these assets
Those interested in fighting hunger during the holiday season can drop off healthy foods and donations to the offices of the Old Greenwich family law firm of Schoonmaker, George, Colin & Blomberg, PC. The firm will act as a drop-off location from Nov. 5 to 16. Donors may drop off healthy food and monetary donations… Read More »
Four members of the Old Greenwich family law firm of Schoonmaker, George, Colin & Blomberg, PC were recognized today by Best Lawyers. They include Cynthia Coulter George, Jill Heitler Blomberg, Peter M. Bryniczka, and Aidan R. Welsh. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based upon reviews by members of the legal profession within the same geographic… Read More »
Attorney Molly C. Sanford has been appointed to several new positions with the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA). She is a new member of the CBA Family Law Section Executive Committee and a new member of the CBA Young Lawyers Section Executive Committee and Co-Chair of their Family Law Committee. Attorney Sanford is an associate with… Read More »
Tax reform could impact divorcing couples financially when it comes to how taxes will be applied to alimony, dependence credit, child credits, estate and gift taxes and deductions.
Attorney Jill Heitler Blomberg was recently featured in the “Connecticut Movers” column of the Connecticut Law Tribune. Read more about Attorney Blomberg’s new position as President of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers by clicking here.
Attorney Jill Heitler Blomberg was recently sworn in as the President of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Blomberg is a named partner in the Old Greenwich law firm of Schoonmaker, George, Colin & Blomberg P.C. Blomberg has been an active part of the chapter since joining in 2011. Prior to… Read More »
More and more couples are coming to attorneys looking for prenuptial agreements, commonly referred to as pre-nups. Traditionally thought of as the territory of the rich, pre-nups are now something couples of all ages and incomes are looking into before marriage. I have worked in family law for over two decades and in the last… Read More »
June 11, 2018 – Judge Colin co-presented at the Connecticut legal Conference at the Connecticut Convention in Hartford on Evidence in Family Court.