Family Law Attorney

Get the best advice for the best results. Whether you are interested in a premarital agreement, filing for divorce, finally getting your child support, or determining the paternity of your child, Richard E. Bawden, family law specialist, can help. For the last 25 years, Richard E. Bawden has proven that his personable staff and fierce litigation help clients get the best advice for the best results.

Does it Matter who Files for Divorce First

There is common belief that there is a significant advantage to the party who files first for a dissolution of marriage. Most of the time, there are no significant advantages for filing for divorce first. The party that files first will be known as the Petitioner and the other party that responds to the divorce will be known as the Respondent. … [Read more...]