Family Law Blog

Day Ketterer's Family Law Practice Group is well versed in marriage, divorce, and general family law. Our team of attorneys includes business, estate planning, and tax lawyers to help high net worth individuals navigate the intricacies of family law matters. On our family law blog, we'll address common definitions, misconceptions, and general information about divorce, dissolution, alimony, child support, and custody issues. If you don't find the information you need, reach out directly to Paul Hervey, our Family Law Practice Chair, at 330.458.2157 or

Enforcing the Antenuptial Agreement

Jul 20, 2017 by Paul B. Hervey

A party seeking to enforce an antenuptial agreement (“prenup”) must prove to the court that the agreement is indeed enforceable. Amongst many factors, it must be shown that both parties...

Reasons for considering a prenup; is it right for you?

Jul 06, 2017 by Paul B. Hervey

Antenuptial agreements (“prenups”) have a long history, dating back thousands of years. They are routine in Jewish and Muslim marriages. Even Catholicism allows prenups that involve the...

What is a Prenuptial Agreement?

Jun 30, 2017 by Paul B. Hervey

Antenuptial agreements (commonly known as “prenuptial agreements” or “prenups”) are binding contracts between spouses laying out their rights in the event of death or divorce. Prenups are...

What is Marriage?

Jun 15, 2017 by Paul B. Hervey

DEFINING MARRIAGE:  It is the threshold question that family law practitioners have to ask, one that can have important consequences for both parties. What makes a marriage?  In Ohio, two...

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