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Can You Separate While Living Under the Same Roof?

September 27, 2019

The separation period is a key element of no-fault divorce. Yet many couples face a dilemma due to the difficulty and expense of one spouse or the other finding a new place to live. One question our attorneys have encountered is whether, in Virginia, a married couple can be separated while living under the same roof. The article below provides a good summary of the issues involved and some practical tips for those who find themselves in this situation. 


The Role of the Guardian Ad Litem

August 30, 2019

Adams and Fisk, PLC has a vibrant Guardian Ad Litem (GAL) Practice. We understand the important role the GAL plays in the lives of children and incapacitated adults. In this article from Virginia Lawyers Weekly entitled The Role of the Guardian Ad Litem in Custody Cases, Cheshire I’Anson Eveleigh and Mona S. Flax explain in detail the role and responsibilities of the GAL in matters involving custody of children. 


Breaking Up is Hard To Do: Divorce in Virginia

July 15, 2019

Ending a marriage is a cumbersome and emotional experience. Even an uncontested divorce can raise many issues that a good attorney can help you work through.


Choosing the Right Commercial Lease

June 20, 2019

In a commercial real estate lease, who pays the real estate taxes, insurance, and maintenance costs? The type of lease will tell you the answer. 


The Future Is Bright for Solar Energy

May 16, 2019

Solar power producers increasingly look to Southside Virginia as a destination for the development of renewable energy. As this trend unfolds, Adams and Fisk, PLC is uniquely positioned to assist clients with the complexities of solar farms, including issues involving contracts, land use, environmental regulations and zoning. This Virginia Business article outlined key components of this emerging market.