August 28, 2018

Is Your Parenting Plan Still Working?

August 21, 2018

Divorce and the Family Home – A House Divided

July 15, 2018

Legal Separation – What, Why and Why Not

July 15, 2018

Guest Blogger Lili Vasileff, CFP, MAFF, CDFA

June 9, 2018

A La Carte Legal Services for Divorce

June 6, 2018

June Misconception – Shared and Split Custody Are the Same Thing

May 20, 2018

May Misconception-New Tax Law Doesn’t Affect My Prenup

May 11, 2018

No Place Like Home?

April 3, 2018

Misconception of the Month for April-Rights to a Joint Bank Account

March 19, 2018

March Monthly Misconception – Divorce and Your Dentist

March 19, 2018


February 23, 2018

“Monthly Misconception for February – Child Support Ends at 18, Period”

February 23, 2018

Living Together-What if if Doesn’t Work Out

January 27, 2018

Monthly Misconception for January – “Your spouse can stop you from divorcing because they haven’t done anything wrong.”

January 26, 2018

Divorce Is Final – Almost

January 8, 2018

You May Need to Adopt to Protect Your Family

December 22, 2017

Monthly Misconception for December – “The New Tax Law Eliminates Your Alimony Deduction”

November 29, 2017

Monthly Misconception for November- “You’ll Lose My Social Security If You Divorce Me”

November 16, 2017

Divorce and the Holidays-Different But Also Perhaps Wonderful

October 22, 2017

Monthly Misconception for October – “$1 in a Savings Account Equals $1 in a 401(k)”

October 22, 2017

Retirement Plans – Divorce Pitfalls

September 25, 2017

Grandparent Rights?

September 14, 2017

Monthly Misconception for September- “Substantial Assets or Income Means Substantial Legal Fees”

August 25, 2017

It Doesn’t Have to Be That Way. Consider Collaborative Divorce.

August 15, 2017

Misconception of Month for August – “You don’t see the kids, you can’t take the dependency exemptions.”

July 24, 2017

Honoring, Not Letting Go of, The Past

July 15, 2017

Don’t Be Dead-Wrong or Wrong and Dead.

July 2, 2017

Monthly Misconception for July – “We’re divorcing, do what I want or I’ll cancel your health insurance and there isn’t anything you can do about it.”

June 15, 2017

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June 1, 2017

Divorce – Not the Place to Get Revenge

May 28, 2017

Monthly Misconception for June- “CHET money isn’t mine, it’s our child’s.”

May 28, 2017

Monthly Misconception for May- “Shared custody means exactly 50%-50% and no child support.”

May 25, 2017

Update on March Misconception of the Month – “No one can force me to pay for college.”

May 3, 2017

Does the Mother Always Get Custody?

April 16, 2017

Monthly Misconception for April-“Years of Living Together Count for Alimony Purposes”

April 16, 2017

“The World of Divorce Law”

March 18, 2017

Monthly Misconception for March – “No one can force me to pay for college.”

March 17, 2017

Lisa Cappalli’s New Newspaper Column

March 2, 2017

Guest Blogger of the Month of March-Attorney Paul Ruszczyk

February 24, 2017

Monthly Misconception for February – “Your divorce court file is private.”

February 23, 2017

Monthly Misconception for January – “Cohabitation means automatic alimony end.”

January 10, 2017

Exciting News! Attorney Lisa J. Cappalli Joins Freed Marcroft

December 30, 2016

The Circle of Life

December 8, 2016

Monthly Misconception for December – “It’s impossible to create fun and joy for kids when a divorce is pending.”

November 29, 2016

Monthly Misconception for November – “If we divorce in December we can still file our taxes jointly.”

November 9, 2016

A Thanksgiving Story

November 7, 2016

Monthly Misconception for October – “Big increase in former spouse’s income means big increase in alimony and child support.”

October 12, 2016

Divorce In Less Than 90 Days, My 1 Year Anniversary Report

October 3, 2016

A Quote

September 29, 2016

Monthly Misconception for September – “My spouse says since I want the divorce I have to give up his last name.”

September 26, 2016

Contempt of Court, the Supreme Court Speaks

August 24, 2016

Monthly Misconception for August-“We’re getting divorced, I have to hate him to protect myself.”

August 18, 2016

I love what I do because…

July 24, 2016

Monthly Misconception for July – “My inheritance is mine!”

July 22, 2016

The Power of Collaborative Peer Relationships

June 27, 2016

Monthly Misconception for June-“Any lawyer can handle a collaborative divorce.”

June 16, 2016

Non-Adversarial Divorce, An Even Better Option in Light of Court Budget Cuts

May 31, 2016

Collaborative Divorce “Lisa J. Cappalli, Esq. Zealous Advocate”

May 26, 2016

Monthly Misconception for May – “If you are unfaithful you won’t receive alimony.”

April 27, 2016

Presentation at CTAMFT

April 7, 2016

Monthly Misconception for April – “Equitable Distribution” Doesn’t Necessarily Mean “Equal”

March 31, 2016

Considering a Prenuptial Agreement?

March 14, 2016

My Final Uncontested Divorce Hearing, Will You Be There?

February 24, 2016

Collaborative Divorce – When Your Spouse Says No.

February 22, 2016

Fast Track Non-Adversarial Divorce : My report back to you.

February 8, 2016

What’s all this I hear about a Parenting Coordinator making decisions for my kids?

January 9, 2016

No Minor Kids? Why a Divorce Coach May Still Be a Valuable Choice.

December 28, 2015

Thank you for Judicial Action Regarding Parenting Education

November 18, 2015

Success, A Mediated Divorce Without Waiting 90 Days

October 1, 2015

Child Support Guidelines in Shared Custody Situations

September 19, 2015

State of CT Recognizes Non-Adversarial Divorce

August 20, 2015

Lisa J. Cappalli Family Law & Mediation – A Video of our Practice