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    • What Is a Guardian ad Litem? Understanding Guardian ad Litem in NM

      In the 2000 United States Supreme Court case of Troxel v. Granville, which is currently the leading case on the nature of parental rights, the highest Court of the land confirmed that our God-given ...

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    • What You Need to Know About Parenting Plans (Designing the Best Plan for Your Children)

      A wise client recently asked me, "What is the best parenting plan for children?" It was a refreshing question. In my highly contested custody cases, the children's emotional well-being can be lost in ...

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    • Child Custody Disputes in the COVID-19 Era & Beyond

      We are living through unprecedented times in the COVID-19 era. With developments occurring in real-time and almost hourly, it is very difficult to plan anything amid ongoing uncertainty. The Family ...

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    • Court Policies During Covid-19

      This blog serves to inform the New Mexico Public, as well as the clients and friends of Cortez & Hoskovec, LLC as the status of court policies during the public health emergency due to Covid-19. It ...

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    • Child Custody Disputes in the COVID-19 Era & Beyond

      We are living through unprecedented times in the COVID-19 era. With developments occurring in real-time and almost hourly, it is very difficult to plan anything amid ongoing uncertainty. The Family ...

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    • Custody and Time-Sharing During COVID-19

      If your child is being withheld from you, you do have recourse, please contact us to schedule a consultation with an Albuquerque child custody lawyer at Cortez & Hoskovec, LLC. We offer a free ...

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    • Celebrity Divorces

      The Dos and Don’ts of Celebrity Divorces Celebrities want to be noticed. That is why they are actors, right? They want to be noticed for their performances in shows and movies - and even in their ...

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    • When is it Time to Divorce?

      Is My Marriage Over? Marriages don’t end overnight - usually a relationship wears down gradually and the couple divorces after being unhappy for a long time. It’s difficult to say exactly when to ...

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    • Mediated Divorce – A Slam Dunk Every Time!

      A majority of divorces begin with a vague mutual notion of wanting to get through the process “amicably” so they can move on with their lives. Why then do most of divorces end up being highly ...

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    • What Is a Guardian ad Litem? Understanding Guardian ad Litem in NM

      In the 2000 United States Supreme Court case of Troxel v. Granville, which is currently the leading case on the nature of parental rights, the highest Court of the land confirmed that our God-given ...

      Read More
    • What to Expect When You Hire One of Our Lawyers

      Demystifying Attorney Stereotypes & Setting Ourselves Apart I met a gentleman who had just started going to our church who asked me what I do for a living as we were getting acquainted. I responded ...

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    • Straight Talk: Gender Bias in the Family Court System

      From our experience working with families, we have realized family court can be biased towards mothers and against fathers in custody disputes. Many fathers we have represented can personally attest ...

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    • Attorney Michelle Cortez Wins Runner-Up for Albuquerque Journal Reader's Choice "Best Divorce Attorney"

      We're thrilled to announce that our very own Michelle Cortez won the first runner-up for the Albuquerque Journal Reader's Choice of "Best Divorce Attorney." At Cortez & Haskovec, LLC, we understand ...

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    • What Is a Guardian ad Litem? Understanding Guardian ad Litem in NM

      In the 2000 United States Supreme Court case of Troxel v. Granville, which is currently the leading case on the nature of parental rights, the highest Court of the land confirmed that our God-given ...

      Read More
    • Why You Need the Right Lawyer Now: Litigation Planning

      People who care about you will tell you to go see a doctor at the first sign of illness. If your car is making a funny noise or a warning light comes on, you should have it looked at before it strands ...

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    • What You Need to Know About Parenting Plans (Designing the Best Plan for Your Children)

      A wise client recently asked me, "What is the best parenting plan for children?" It was a refreshing question. In my highly contested custody cases, the children's emotional well-being can be lost in ...

      Read More