Bloch & Chapleau News

Three Common Divorce Mistakes Men Make—And What to do Instead

Bloch & Chapleau Oct 12th, 2020 Family Law

It is no secret that men face uphill challenges in any divorce. Although Colorado, like other states, professes to treat men and women the same, unconscious bias and other stereotypes continue to subtly influence everyone in the divorce process. At Bloch & Chapleau, we have distinguished ourselves as premiere men’s divorce attorneys, and we are […]

Read more

5 Questions for Your Divorce Lawyer

Bloch & Chapleau Oct 6th, 2020 Family Law

Divorce Lawyer Choosing to divorce is the first of many decisions that are triggered once you decide to end your marriage. These choices determine how the divorce process will play out and what your family will look like once the divorce is finalized. A divorce lawyer is one of the most valuable assets you can […]

Read more

My Income Has Changed and I Can No Longer Afford Child Support – What Should I Do?

Bloch & Chapleau May 2nd, 2018 Family Law

If you are the non-custodial parent of a child, there is a very strong likelihood that a Colorado court has ordered you to pay recurring child support payments. When the order went into effect, the amount that you were to pay was based on your income at the time. But if your income has changed […]

Read more

For How Long Do I Have to Pay Spousal Support?

Bloch & Chapleau Feb 22nd, 2018 Family Law

If you are in the process of getting divorced in Colorado and the issue of spousal maintenance has come up—or is likely to come up—you likely have questions about the amount and duration of the spousal maintenance award. In particular, if you are the higher earning spouse and have been married for at least three […]

Read more

Can I Get an Annulment in Colorado?

Bloch & Chapleau Feb 22nd, 2018 Family Law

If you are in a marriage in Colorado and want to get out of it legally, you might be wondering if you are eligible to get an annulment. We often receive questions from clients about whether they can simply file for an annulment instead of a divorce, or if an annulment can make it easier […]

Read more

What Are Colorado’s Laws on Alimony?

Bloch & Chapleau Feb 22nd, 2018 Family Law

If you are thinking about filing for divorce in Colorado or have already begun this process, we know that you have questions about alimony and how it works. Under Colorado Law (Colo. Rev. Stat. Section 14-10-114), alimony is known as “spousal maintenance.” In Colorado, spousal maintenance is awarded in situations where it is deemed appropriate […]

Read more

Will I Lose My Inheritance if I Get Divorced in Colorado?

Bloch & Chapleau Jan 3rd, 2018 Family Law

If you are thinking about getting divorced in Colorado, understanding the state’s rules on property division is very important. A lack of understanding of these laws could put your assets and financial well being at risk. One question that our lawyers frequently hear is in regards to divorce, division of property, and inheritance. Here’s what […]

Read more

Are Divorce Records Public In Colorado?

Bloch & Chapleau Jan 3rd, 2018 Family Law

Getting a divorce is challenging enough. Feeling that your dirty laundry, so to speak, may be aired for everyone else to see can be even more disconcerting. Here’s what you need to know about public divorce records in Colorado:   Divorce and a Divorce Settlements Are Public Record When you file for a dissolution of […]

Read more

How to File for Divorce in Colorado

Bloch & Chapleau Sep 7th, 2017 Family Law

If you are considering getting a divorce, you are not alone. According to the National Center for Health Care Statistics, more than 800,000 American couples file for divorce every year. Even though it is often the right decision, divorce is stressful is for anyone who has to go through it. Not only do you have […]

Read more

Things to Do Before Filing for Divorce

Bloch & Chapleau Sep 7th, 2017 Family Law

Are you thinking about filing for divorce in Denver, Colorado? If so, you need to know that there is much more to divorce than simply completing a few forms and submitting them to the court. You need to be fully prepared for the challenges that come with a divorce. Here, we list seven things you […]

Read more