“New Year New You” New Mexico Divorce

“New Year New You” New Mexico Divorce

Happy Divorce Month! Whether you realize it or not, divorce rates skyrocket in the new year.  Since Carpenter & Associates is is the Best Divorce Attorney Firm in Albuquerque we are usually 25% busier in January and sometimes even more than that.  Regardless of...
High Asset Divorce Requires Mediation

High Asset Divorce Requires Mediation

It’s not easy to talk about divorce and it certainly isn’t easy to go through; however, even the most complex divorces have mechanisms to address the divorce issues a parting couple is dealing with. With regards to a high asset divorce, spouses in New...

What happens to children in a divorce?

People in New Mexico who are beginning to contemplate the possibility of a divorce will have many questions, but the most critical by far for parents with minor children is, “What happens to the kids?” In recent posts, we have dealt with specific answers...

How does New Mexico treat debt in a divorce?

For most New Mexico couples contemplating divorce, the most important questions are child custody and support, spousal maintenance, and division of property. One of the most unanticipated questions in a divorce proceeding is the division of the spouses’ debts....

What is a marriage settlement agreement?

Many couples in New Mexico who have decided to end their marriage are able to agree on many, if not all, of the issues that a divorce entails. The question then becomes whether either spouse can trust the other to abide by the agreement. The solution in most cases is...