Ask Cassie: October 2022

Dear Cassie: If I have a custody dispute with my spouse in our divorce, will my children be witnesses in Court? -R.E. Dear R.E.: You did not indicate in your question the ages of your children. If your children are young, it is extremely unlikely that they will appear as…

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Ask Cassie: August 2022

Dear Cassie: I am divorced, and have a son who is about to start his senior year in high school. Does my ex-spouse have to pay for my son’s college? -P.S. Dear P.S.: On the basis of your question, I am not sure if you entered into a Marital Settlement…

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Ask Cassie: June 2022

Dear Cassie: How does the court resolve a custody dispute? -L.K. Dear L.K.: In determining custody of a child, a court is always controlled by the child’s best interests. New Jersey has a custody statute, N.J.S.A. 9:2-4, which identifies several factors a court shall consider when evaluating what custody arrangements…

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