Need Some Family Law Advice?

Family law means different things to different people and is used as an all encompassing term to describe many areas of law often grouped together. For example, family law can be used to refer to divorce, child custody, child support, parenting time and visitation, paternity, dependency, neglect and abuse cases, adoptions, terminations, juvenile status offenses, […]

Still Need Kentucky CLE Credits Before June 30?????

  Still need Kentucky CLE credits before June 30???  It’s not too late!!!!  Join the Louisville Group in fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada on June 18 and June 19, 2015, and get all 12.5 credits in paradise.  Contact Allison Kern at (502) 439-8111 for details and arrangements now.  It’s not too late!!!!  See you there!!!!

Need A Contingent Fee Contract?

Since my publication of my two prior contract forms, hourly and flat fee, I have had numerous calls and emails requesting a contingency form contract so, here it is. As most lawyers in Kentucky are well aware, any type of contingency fee (in all cases where contingency fees are permissible), requires a written contract with […]

Need A Flat Fee Attorney-Client Contract?

With the law constantly being in a state of flux and people’s everyday lives changing by the moment, it has become very important for practitioners to memorialize virtually everything they do in a case, as much to facts, preserve conversations and agreements as well as protect themselves should a dispute or disagreement over their employment […]


PARENTAL MANIPULATION IN CHILD CUSTODY Psychological studies and statistics have told us for decades that one of, if not the, most stressful periods in a person’s life events is going through a divorce. This applies equally to both men and women. All the angst, emotion, and resentment that has built up and been kept bottled […]

Heroin Resurgence in Kentucky

There is currently a heroin resurgence in Kentucky.  Heroin is currently the hottest illegal drug in the country and is making a comeback from its’ heyday in the 1970’s. While forty (40) years ago, heroin was more expensive and more difficult to obtain than certain other drugs of that era, the modern day heroin is cheap […]