Quarantined with an abuser

By Audra Petrolle, Family Law Attorney at Rose Law Group For some, the coronavirus pandemic is only going to exacerbate real ongoing struggles in your everyday life. Quarantining for victims of domestic violence can be a very scary thought. If you are the victim of domestic violence and are afraid of being quarantined with the perpetrator, the best thing you can do …

RLG Group family attorney Audra Petrolle’s tips for family law: Stay connected

By Audra Petrolle, Family Law Attorney at Rose Law Group The Coronavirus is a unique challenge, and not quite like anything we have seen before. Here’s a tip on how families can stay prepared, healthy, and connected – Stay Connected. Social distancing may prevent you from being physically present with other family members, especially if they are known to have contracted the …

RLG Coronavirus Task Force Report (Part V): Tips for family law

By Audra Petrolle, Family Law Attorney at Rose Law Group The Coronavirus is a unique challenge, and not quite like anything we have seen before. Here’s the first tip on how families can stay prepared, healthy, and connected. Tip #1 – Have a Plan Now, is the time to have a plan and be as prepared as possible. So, take this opportunity …

Co-Parenting In the Age of the Coronavirus

By Audra Petrolle, Family Law Attorney, Rose Law Group A lot of novel co-parenting issues are emerging in the wake of the coronavirus including: Is there a duty to have consistent practices between households around the coronavirus? Generally speaking, while there is no legal duty to have consistent parenting practices between households – at least not unless otherwise stated in your Parenting Plan – …

Ask a family law attorney: What a’ prenup’ can and can’t do

By Kaine Fisher, Rose Law Group partner and director of Family Law, and Audra Petrolle, family law attorney “I’m just getting engaged and want to propose a prenuptial agreement. Are there any assets that legally in Arizona I cannot protect?”  Arizona is a community property state, meaning that any income or property acquired during a marriage is generally considered joint marital property. In …

Rose Law Group family law attorney Audra Petrolle condemns rule that would let adoption agencies exclude gay parents

The Trump administration’s proposed rule would allow adoption agencies that refuse to place children with LGBTQ families to still collect federal dollars. By Tim Fitzsimons | NBC During an event celebrating National Adoption Month, Vice President Mike Pence praised a proposed Trump administration rule that would allow federal funding to flow to adoption agencies that refuse to place children with …