What To Expect When Filing Divorce

Divorce Process in Wagoner County

When you’re facing marital problems its important that you understand what to expect when filing divorce. Divorce in this day and age are sometimes a reality of life.  While divorce is often emotional and painful, the legal process can be streamlined with the help of competent and loyal family lawyers.  We can simplify the process for you and get the wagoner divorce done.  This…

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Prenatal Paternity Testing Determining Parentage

Prenatal Paternity Testing

As more and more parents have children outside of the traditional marriage determining paternity becomes more important. Moreover, there are also those times when a child is conceived while the parties are married but the unborn child may not be of the marriage. Technology in the medical field has advanced tremendously in the past decade.  As a result the field of prenatal paternity testing…

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Rape Charges in Wagoner County

Rape Charges

Rape Charges in Wagoner County are come of the most serious crimes a person could face. In May of 2017, a jury found a man guilty of 14 counts of rape.  The police nicknamed the man “The Admiral Rapist” since he would pick up women on East Admiral who needed a ride. He would subsequently rape them in his car.  The man told a…

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What is an Independent Contractor in Workers Compensation

Independent contractor in Workers Compensation

Being adjudicated an Independent Contractor in Workers Compensation Court greatly impacts your rights to medical treatment and disability payments. In December of 2016 a group of exotic dancers from Oklahoma City filed a class action lawsuit regarding their status as employees vs. independent contractor in workers compensation.  This designation is extremely important in the legal sense.  As a result, many companies seek to label…

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What You Should Know About Dividing Debts in Divorce

Dividing Debts in Divorce

Dividing Debts in Divorce is an important aspect of every family law case in Wagoner County. Next to child custody and alimony debt division is one of the most common conflicts during a divorce proceeding.  While most people think about houses, financial accounts, and other belongings, it is important to remember the dividing debts in divorce is also a major part.  This is because…

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Oklahoma Emergency Child Custody

Emergency Child Custody

Oklahoma Emergency Child Custody involves situations where someone claims to have personal knowledge regarding an immediate risk of harm to the child. You may have heard about the YouTube vlogger DaddyOFive.  This user and his wife recently lost custody of their two youngest children under an emergency child custody order.  The vloggers, Heather and Mike Martin, were emotionally and physically abusing their children and…

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Divorce Process in Wagoner County

Divorce Process in Wagoner County

The Divorce Process in Wagoner County really depends on the circumstances of the divorce itself. Our clients often want to know how long it will take to finalize a divorce.  As is often the answer, the length of divorce and the divorce process in Wagoner County depends on the specific situations in your case.  There are three types of divorce in Oklahoma and each…

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Explaining Wagoner County Common Law Marriage

Dividing Debts in Divorce

Wagoner County Common Law Marriage does in fact exist and is enforceable as a valid marriage. One of the most famous common law marriages was the union between western lawman Wyatt Earp and Josie Marcus.  In fact, even Oklahoma has a long history of recognizing common law spouses. Common Law marriages occur on a regular basis and often people don’t even realize it. If…

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Parental Preference For Wagoner Child Custody

Parental Preference For Wagoner Child Custody

Parental Preference For Wagoner Child Custody really doesn’t exist. Many people have the misconception that mothers are favored in custody. While this was the case in past years, it is not so today.  Fathers do not have disadvantage simply for being fathers.  If you are in a custody dispute and have questions on parental preference and who is favored in custody, let us shed…

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Second Degree Burglary in Wagoner

second degree burglary in Wagoner

Second Degree Burglary in Wagoner County is a crime that could cost you your freedom. In December 2016, an Oklahoma City man was arrested on several charges, including second degree burglary, after he broke into a parked vehicle and was unable to get out.  The owner of the truck says that the doors do not open from the inside.  So when the thief entered…

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