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We take great pride and spend a tremendous amount of time crating meaningful articles around topics directly or indirectly related to Family Law. We hope that you find our articles informative, enlightening and helpful.

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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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8 Factors Connecticut Courts Consider for Custody and Visitation

By McConnell Family Law | October 3, 2018

When you enter into a custody order, provided by you or the court system, you are agreeing to follow the order in its entirety or face the consequences set by […] Continue Reading

Video Series about Family Law matters

Initial Consultation Video

By McConnell Family Law | September 10, 2018

From our video series, Attorney Paul McConnell discusses the initial attorney/client consultation. The goal is to delve into what do expect from the meeting.

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Understanding "No-Fault" Divorce

By McConnell Family Law | August 23, 2018

In many states, it’s still law that the person filing for Connecticut Divorce Lawyerdivorce has to prove their spouse was at fault for the dissolution of their marriage. However, Connecticut […] Continue Reading

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting a Divorce

By McConnell Family Law | August 4, 2018

You’ve heard that more than 50 percent of modern marriages end in divorce proceedings, but you may be surprised to find yourself becoming part of that statistic. Before you make […] Continue Reading

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Legal Separation vs. Divorce

By McConnell Family Law | June 23, 2018

Legal Separation vs. Divorce: How Are They Different? When you and your spouse have made the difficult decision to end your marriage, you have two options. You can either get […] Continue Reading

Divorce and Social Media

Divorce and Social Media

By McConnell Family Law | May 14, 2018

Divorce in the 21st Century: 4 Tips for Social Media Etiquette In today’s technological world, many people put their whole lives on social media for everyone to see. We understand […] Continue Reading

Armed Forces Divisions

5 Things to Know About Military Divorces

By McConnell Family Law | April 19, 2018

Here at the McConnell Family Law Group, we are proud of our military heritage and we offer 25% discounted rates for military members and their families.   Military divorces are […] Continue Reading

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A Brief Introduction to Collaborative Divorce

By McConnell Family Law | March 17, 2018

It is easy to imagine that every divorce is contentious and that couples will fight over everything, from who gets the pet to who gets more time with the children. […] Continue Reading



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