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What Every Person Who Loves A Child Of Divorce Should Know

What Every Person Who Loves A Child Of Divorce Should Know

Our views on relationships are anything but ordinary.

- Huffington Post
There are fundamental truths most 5-year-olds understand about the world: The sky is blue. The grass is green. Your family consists of you, possibly siblings and your parents. But that truth is altered if your parents split up.
I was in kindergarten when my parents got divorced. They worked hard to make my reality as normal as possible, but even at a young age I knew something was different about my family compared to my friends’ families.
I wouldn’t change...

7 Mistakes Couples Make In the First Year Of Marriage, According To Divorce Lawyers

7 Mistakes Couples Make In the First Year Of Marriage, According To Divorce Lawyers

- Bustle
Ask any couple you know and most of them will exhale a sigh of relief once the wedding planning process is completely over. In fact, after so much chaos bundled into one 24-hour day (or OK, 72-hour weekend), most twosomes look forward to settling into their married, normal life and back into the routines that brought them closer as a couple — like ya know, watching Netflix and not worrying about seating arrangements. But once that stressful, yet romantic, period has come to a close,...

Jacqueline Newman on WSJ Watching Your Wealth

January is 'divorce month' – a lawyer breaks down the top signs a marriage is about to dissolve

January is 'divorce month' – a lawyer breaks down the top signs a marriage is about to dissolve

- Business Insider
It's divorce season. 
The antithesis to December's engagement season, divorce filings begin to spike in January, peaking in February and March.
But it's not the gloomy weather that does couples in. It's the post-holiday jolt back to reality that has them questioning their future together.
"What I find is that most people in December want to get through the holidays. Nobody wants a divorce summons put into their stocking," Jacqueline Newman, a managing partner at a top...

If Your Spouse Is Considering Divorce, They Are (Secretly) Doing This First

If Your Spouse Is Considering Divorce, They Are (Secretly) Doing This First

January is "considering my options" month, says one famous divorce lawyer.

- Bravo
While they’re trying to keep up with their New Year’s resolutions, hitting the gym and eating salads, many are also (secretly) visiting a divorce lawyer’s office to see if they want to proceed with a split—and often their partner never finds out. It’s called “considering my options month.”
Just because you're not divorced, doesn't mean they weren't looking into it.
Top New York divorce lawyer, Jacqueline Newman, managing partner of Berkman...

January Is Known as 'Divorce Month' – Know These Red Flags

January Is Known as 'Divorce Month' – Know These Red Flags

January brings with it more than just cold weather. Divorce might become part of the January plan, too, and here's how to find out.

- The Street
Believe it or not, January has been dubbed Divorce Month by relationship experts, no doubt because it comes at a time when folks are reassessing their life choices, and when the word "clean slate" keeps popping up more than at any other time of the year.
"January is divorce month, because psychologically people want to start the new year with new beginnings," explains Jacqueline Newman, managing partner at a New York-based law firm that specializes in divorce cases.
Newman, who...

The Divorcée Whistleblower: A Gold Digger’s Guide to Exposing Your Ex and His Company

The Divorcée Whistleblower: A Gold Digger’s Guide to Exposing Your Ex and His Company

- Whistleblower News Review
I just finished Soon-to-be-Ex, a Guide to the Perfect Divorce and Relaunch, nothing less than a tour de force by Manhattan’s titan of divorce, lawyer Jacqueline Newman.
So far as I can tell, she’s the go-to-gal for divorcing Upper East Side New Yorkers (meaning the rich ones) – the book written especially for women. The brilliant and sometimes hilarious book systematically describes how to destroy your spouse in court, as well as guiding you through the treacherous...

January sees spike in divorce inquiries, lawyers say

January sees spike in divorce inquiries, lawyers say

- News 10
According to a recent report, January is the biggest month of the year for couples filing for divorce.
“January is usually seen as divorce month, and part of the reason being is that a lot of people want to start the year off fresh,” Manhattan divorce lawyer Jacqueline Newman said. “You’re in the holidays, and the idea of getting a divorce stuffed in your stocking is not something anybody wants.”
Charles Kriss is an attorney at Kriss, Kriss &...

Brangelina Divorce

Brangelina Divorce

- Fordham IPLJ
The second episode of the Fordham IPLJ Podcast tackles the Brangelina Divorce with a prominent divorce attorney Jacqueline Newman. The unthinkable happened last week, when Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie decided to split up. Amidst reports of Pitt’s infidelity and possible domestic abuse towards the couple’s children, the IPLJ Podcast attempts to sift through the reports and predict the way the legal split will play out.
First on the show, Jacqueline Newman, author of...

A top divorce lawyer explains what could happen to Brangelina's $500 million fortune

A top divorce lawyer explains what could happen to Brangelina's $500 million fortune

- Insider
The biggest question in Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's divorce is who will take care of their children.
The next question is who will get their stuff. 
INSIDER spoke with Raoul Felder, a top divorce attorney who's been involved in cases with celebrities like Rudy Giuliani, Martin Scorsese, Mike Tyson, and Tom Clancy, about how Brangelina's assets might be split.
Pitt and Jolie have a combined net worth of $500...