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Who Gets The Dog In The Divorce?

As a Las Vegas family law attorney, we see it all. Most recently, we have had a number of cases where divorcing couples cannot decide who is entitled to the family pet. I currently have at least two cases where the only remaining issue for the judge to decide is "who gets the dog?" As an avid dog lover myself, it is hard to imagine that someone other ...

The Nevada Arraignment - Frequently Asked Questions

At Rosenblum Law Offices, we get a lot of questions about the Nevada arraignment process. So, we decided to answer the most frequently asked questions about Nevada arraignments here. When a prospective client comes in to meet with us, they are often confused or misinformed about what to expect at their arraignment. It is our opinion that it is important to k...

Child Custody Rights Of Unmarried Parents

As a Las Vegas Family Law Attorney we hear all of the time from parents who are not married. Many of them are not sure what their rights are when it comes to child custody. Others still believe they have no rights to custody of their children unless they are married. This uncertainty can often lead parents to establishing a pattern with their children that r...

Tips For Protecting Yourself During Divorce

Even if you have been planning to divorce for some time, there are steps you should take before you file and during the divorce that will better prepare you and protect you, your children, your finances and your case once the divorce process begins. Protecting Yourself 1. Do Not Sign Anything: If you know you are getting divorced o...

Advantages to Nevada LLCs

Nevada is one of the best places to incorporate an LLC in the United States. (We know – Nevada!) The reason is that the Nevada government became purposely focused on programs to attract businesses to the State. In particular, Nevada business laws give significant advantages to LLCs and Corporations that are not offered in other jurisdictions. If you are ...

5 Reasons To Incorporate Your Small Business

Thinking about incorporating your Nevada business? Not sure if the cost of incorporating is worth it? You’re not alone. People all over the world start businesses but never take the steps to incorporate. Sometimes, failing to incorporate a business can be costly. If you have been thinking about incorporating your Nevada business, but you’re not sure it is wo...

The Case Management Conference In Nevada Divorce

A Case Management Conference (CMC) is required in almost every divorce and custody case in Nevada. This is a hearing that is usually scheduled by the Court within 90 days of the complaint being filed. If you are a party to the divorce proceeding, your attendance at the CMC is required. A Case Management Conference is a time when the judge tries to find...

4 Reasons To Consider Hiring A Small Business Attorney

If you own a small business, chances are you are going to need to consult with an attorney and probably even hire one at some point. The question most small business owners ask is “when is the right time to hire a small business attorney?” In our opinion, there probably is no “right time” to hire a lawyer. We do know that hiring a small business attorn...

Hire An Attorney For Your Misdemeanor?

It is JUST a misdemeanor. How serious can it be? Do I even really need a lawyer? These might be the thoughts running through your mind if you have been charged with a misdemeanor. Because misdemeanors are usually thought of as minor offenses, people charged with misdemeanors often think they can go it alone in court because the consequences of a misdemeanor ...

Divorce Tips For Men

Going through a divorce is hard no matter what your gender. The legal impact of divorce, however, can be much more devastating for men than it can for women. Sadly, even in this day and age, there are still biases at work against men in our family court that often affect your finances, your relationship with your children and even your property. Our office ...

What You Should Know About Bench Warrants From Your Las Vegas Lawyer 

If you have an outstanding bench warrant in Las Vegas, Henderson or North Las Vegas, Rosenblum Law Offices can get it cleared up quickly and, in most cases, without you having to appear in Court and risk getting arrested. A outstanding bench warrant can haunt you for the rest of your life. Our Bench Warrant Lawyers will go to Court for you to help you ...

Pedestrian Safety & Traffic Tickets

Nevada is one of the 10 worst states for pedestrian fatalities. Almost 90% of all fatal pedestrian accidents involve locals and not tourists. Pedestrian safety is the responsibility of both the pedestrian and the motorist. Common motorist citations involving pedestrians occur at crosswalks. Nevada law states that a crosswalk exists at any intersection, ...

Top 4 Reason To Hire A Las Vegas Criminal Defense Attorney

Many times people charged with a crime decide not to hire a criminal defense attorney. Some people simply do not have the money to hire a private lawyer while others believe that they can simply speak to the judge and have their charges reduced or dismissed. However, it is in your best interest to have a skilled and experienced Las Vegas Criminal Defense ...

Do You Really Need A Lawyer For Your Family Court Case?

In a perfect world, our family courts would give anyone going through a divorce or custody case a free lawyer just like they do in criminal court. Unfortunately, our family law courts are far from perfect. Representing yourself in your divorce or custody case may be tempting. After all, lawyers cost money and the forms for a do-it-yourself divorce or custody...

5 Myths About Domestic Violence Charges

We receive calls every day from people charged with domestic violence. Most people want to know how to get their charges dropped or dismissed and many people charged with domestic violence in Las Vegas have a lot of misconceptions about their case. These misconceptions can cause a defendant representing himself or herself to be blindsided by a prosecutor, a ...

5 Things Fathers Should Know About Child Custody

As family law attorneys, we handle a lot of cases involving father’s rights. Most of the time, our clients are genuinely caring fathers who only want to have a fair and equal relationship with their children. However, there is so much misinformation about father’s rights in family court, that we felt it was necessary to write this article with the top 5 thin...

Top 5 Questions About Prenuptial Agreements

There are a lot of misconceptions about prenuptial agreements. As family law practitioners, we hear all kinds of crazy questions about prenups. Most of the time, our clients are afraid to ask even the most basic questions. We have prepared this list of the most commonly asked questions about prenuptial agreements to help dispel some of the myths about prenup...

Top 10 Tips For Representing Yourself In Family Court

If you read our last post and decided that you want to represent yourself in your family law case, or that you simply cannot afford any attorney to represent you, we have put together our top 10 tips for representing yourself in family court as follows: 1. Learn about family court and your family court judge. You need to know that once a ...

Fault In Nevada Divorce

As a family law attorney in Las Vegas, I have heard more than once from a prospective client "my spouse had an affair and I want the judge to know all about it." In most divorces in Clark County, the fact that a spouse had an affair, or was abusive, or gambled, is often times overlooked because Nevada is a no-fault jurisdiction. While no-fault divorce is t...

I Have To Pay For That?

The decision to charge a consultation fee is not one that most lawyers take lightly. There is a fear in charging a consultation fee that clients will be turned off or will seek legal advice elsewhere because there are always lawyers willing to offer free consultations. At Rosenblum Law Offices, we decided to charge a consultation fee for our family law matte...