Close Menu
Jackson Personal Injury Attorney
Free Initial Consultation 601-202-2222 Jackson Personal Injury

Category Archives: Divorce

Divorce3

How to Find the Right Divorce Attorney

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

If you’re an average American, chances are you’ll be married some time before reaching the age of 50. If it’s your first marriage, there’s about a 40 percent chance of divorcing sometime thereafter.  Roughly 800,000 people a year find themselves in this group. Luckily, three out of four people find love again, remarrying within… Read More »

FatherBoys

Thinking Outside the Box When it Comes to Divorce and Children

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

There was a time when divorce meant that single mothers took on the bulk of child rearing, while fathers showed up for weekend activities and wrote a check to cover child support. But nowadays the options for how to manage parental responsibilities in the wake of divorce are far broader, offering the potential for… Read More »

Div20

Should You be Considering Divorce?

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

People who are unhappy in their marriages often feel guilty when thoughts of divorce cross their minds. They feel like failures, as though they are letting everyone down, from their children to extended families and friends.  Nonetheless, sometimes divorce is absolutely the right choice.  Marriage counselors note that some circumstances are simply not healthy,… Read More »

GrayDiv2

Facing Divorce after 40

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

If you are over forty and considering a divorce from a spouse who’s been tied to you for decades, you can expect things to get complicated.  Grey divorcees, sometimes called silver splitters, may face some immediate and long-term challenges that are not as critical to younger couples.  Having an experienced local divorce attorney at… Read More »

Div20

Are Secret Recordings Acceptable or Relevant in a Mississippi Divorce?

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

If you are in the midst of a bitter divorce, it’s possible your spouse has done some pretty crummy things that have created feelings of anger, resentment, and the desire for revenge. In Mississippi, marital fault can impact property division, alimony requirements, and child custody arrangements to some extent, so if the grounds for… Read More »

DivCouple2

Financial Documents Involved in Your Mississippi Divorce

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

When it comes to divorce, one of the major hurdles many couples face is finding a way to divide the marital property.  When they cannot come to an agreement among themselves, couples leave it to the courts to decide on the equitable distribution of property.  This makes it important for your attorney to access… Read More »

Depressed

The Impact of Stress on Relationships: Will a Government Shutdown Destroy your Marriage?

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

Studies consistently demonstrate that high levels of stress have a negative impact on both satisfaction and longevity in a marriage.  With 800,000 families suffering the immediate effects of the government shutdown, and the domino effect that is having on other contractors and businesses, is the country looking at a wave of divorce filings?  If… Read More »

Time_Holiday2

Making Visitation Plans

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

One of the most complicated and emotional challenges that divorcing couples face centers around child visitation. Holiday arrangements, in particular, can be stressful, as each side wrangles to have children share in important traditions and experiences that are intended to create lasting memories. If creating a reasonable visitation schedule is a key objective in… Read More »

Divorce_woman

Divorce Issues Worth Discussing as you Move Through the Process

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

Going through a divorce is a complicated, emotional rollercoaster for most people.  Whether you’ve been considering it for years, or are suddenly faced with circumstances that are prompting you to split, the coming weeks and months will take a toll. Now, more than ever, it’s important that you consult with a local attorney who… Read More »

DivorceHands

Why Stay Together if You’re Unhappy?

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

Many of us know couples who are miserable in their marriages. Researchers report that when couples stick it out despite their unhappiness, it’s generally because they believe things will get better later in the marriage. Once he gets that job, or when we finally have kids, or if we eventually get into our own… Read More »

It's Time to Call Derek Hall

Contact Information

Phone: 601-202-2222
Fax: 601-981-4717

Office Hours:
8:30-5:30 M-Th | 8:30-4 F

Office Location

1911 Dunbarton Dr.
Jackson, MS 39216

Site Map

Follow Our Firm

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Linkedin
Captcha
MileMark Media - Practice Growth Solutions

© 2016 - 2019 Derek L. Hall, PC. All rights reserved.
This law firm website is managed by MileMark Media.