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5 Things You Need to Do If Your Children Are Taken by DCF

By McConnell Family Law | November 12, 2019

Losing their children is every parent’s worst nightmare. For thousands of families that come under the watchful eye of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families, this fear turns into […] Continue Reading

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4 Professionals Who are Part of Your Collaborative Divorce Team

By McConnell Family Law | October 30, 2019

When you choose collaborative divorce for a peaceful, solution-focused end to your marriage, you benefit from the knowledge and experience of not just your lawyers, but everyone on your divorce […] Continue Reading

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Divorce and the Military: The 20/20/20 Rule

By McConnell Family Law | September 18, 2019

The McConnell Family Law Group places a special emphasis on military divorce cases.  Both attorneys Paul McConnell and Matthew Crocket are veterans and still serving in the Marine Corps reserves.  […] Continue Reading

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4 Tips for Taking Care of Yourself During Divorce

By McConnell Family Law | September 6, 2019

Divorce could be one of the most difficult experiences of your life—even when both sides work together to minimize stress and confrontation, divorce is often just as traumatizing as the […] Continue Reading

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6 Ways a High Net Worth Divorce Differs from a Traditional Dissolution

By McConnell Family Law | July 30, 2019

Every divorcing couple has a number of difficult and emotionally trying issues to discuss and sort out, but the stakes are even higher in high net worth divorces. Each partner […] Continue Reading

How Military Pensions and Benefits Are Handled in a Divorce

By McConnell Family Law | July 2, 2019

When a military member divorces, the process is significantly more complicated than it is when two civilians divorce. The very nature of military work means that a 50/50 custody split […] Continue Reading

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Creating a Great Parenting Plan

By McConnell Family Law | May 28, 2019

How to Create a Great Parenting Plan That’s Fair to Everyone One of the best tools you can have as you head into post-divorce life is a thorough parenting plan. […] Continue Reading

Divorce Settlements in Connecticut

How Connecticut Handles Property Division

By McConnell Family Law | April 18, 2019

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4 Tips for Coparenting During the Holidays

By McConnell Family Law | December 1, 2018

The holiday season is here, and with it comes the familiar stress for separated and divorced families. As a season of family togetherness, it can be a tough time for […] Continue Reading



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