Finances During and After Divorce

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Finances are one of the things that worry people the most during and after a divorce.  There have been numerous articles lately about managing finances after divorce.  Here are a few we thought were especially interesting or helpful. Financial Basics After Divorce – How to start managing your finances when you are on your own. Marriage is about love; divorce is … Read More

FAQs About Prenups

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For a general overview of prenuptial agreements, please see our previous article, What are Prenuptial Agreements and Why Do Couples Get Them. Can I wait until after marriage and do a post-nuptial agreement? We wish you wouldn’t.  Post-nuptial agreements are basically a prenuptial agreement that is entered into after the couple has married. While Georgia law technically recognizes both pre- and post-nuptial … Read More

What is a prenuptial agreement and why do couples get them?

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A prenuptial agreement (also known as an “antenuptial agreement,” “premarital agreement,” or, most commonly, a “prenup”) is a contract entered into by two people before they marry.  The contract of a prenuptial agreement in Atlanta sets forth the rights and responsibilities of each party in the event of a divorce.  It is easier to make those decisions when you are … Read More

Melody Richardson Honored for Law Day Work

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Attorney Melody Richardson Receives Award | Richardson, Bloom, & Lines

On May 19, 2015, our partner, Melody Z. Richardson, was honored with the Atlanta Bar Association’s Professionalism Award. The Professionalism Award is presented to an attorney who has made outstanding contributions to a program or activity which advances or promotes excellence, professionalism, and public responsibility within the legal profession. For the last four years, Melody worked with the students in … Read More

Melody Richardson Chairs 2015 Law Day Dream Team

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For more than fifteen years, Melody Z. Richardson, Managing Member of Richardson Bloom & Lines LLC, has helped educate children in our community about the rule of law. When Melody’s daughter, Alyssa, was in elementary school, Melody arranged for The Honorable T. Jackson Bedford to judge an art contest she sponsored for her daughter’s class.  The kids in Alyssa‘s class … Read More

Remembering Andy Pachman

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It was a difficult decision to change the name of our firm from Pachman Richardson, LLC to Richardson Bloom & Lines LLC on January 1, 2015. While divorce and death are not the same, they both require a period of grieving and moving toward accepting change. We thought it was important to practice what we preach, as one of our … Read More