​ Video: So how does community property work?

​ Video: So how does community property work?

Hello. My name is Reardon Stanford, of Hoyt & Stanford, L.L.C. I’m a board certified family law specialist, and I’ve been practicing law for over 20 years. You probably know that Louisiana is a community property state. You may not know what that means. In...
Video: How do I get a divorce?

Video: How do I get a divorce?

Hello. My name is Reardon Stanford, of Hoyt & Stanford, L.L.C. I’m a board certified family law specialist, and I’ve been practicing law for over 20 years. So how do you get a divorce? Let’s first assume you don’t have a covenant marriage as they have their own...
Video: How is child support calculated?

Video: How is child support calculated?

Hello. My name is Reardon Stanford, of Hoyt & Stanford, L.L.C. I’m a board certified family law specialist, and I’ve been practicing law for over 20 years. So how is child support calculated? It’s a somewhat complicated process based on tables that consider the...
What is a Domiciliary Parent?

What is a Domiciliary Parent?

In Louisiana, joint custody is presumed to be in the best interests of the children and is regularly awarded. Sole custody, on the other hand, is still awarded but is far less common. In this blog, we’ll define the role of a domiciliary parent as it relates to joint...
Do I Need an Official Custody Plan?

Do I Need an Official Custody Plan?

What Is a Custody Plan? A “custody plan,” or “custody agreement,” is a parenting plan endorsed by both parents. It includes a custody or visitation schedule (including a holiday schedule, if applicable) and often also includes a plan for dealing with any conflicts...