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Regina DeMeo, known affectionately as GenXSmartie, hosts a blog about relationships, and it covers dating, marriage, parenting, modern family dynamics and divorce as seen from the very personal perspective of a divorced divorce lawyer.

Tips On How To Exit Gracefully

By |June 30th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When someone makes the decision to leave a relationship emotions can run high, particularly if one person feels blind-sided.  For some people, this will trigger anxiety [...]

Is It Really Cheaper To Keep Her (Or Him)?

By |June 24th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over the past two decades, there is one common regret that resonates with most of my divorce clients: they should not have delayed in calling it [...]

Tips For Helping Children During High Conflict Court Battles

By |June 16th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

High conflict divorce or custody battles in court are the worst, particularly for the children involved. Despite the fact that all the research shows the children [...]

Try Suspending Judgments, Particularly During COVID-19

By |June 14th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

After 11 long weeks, in my little microcosm outside of Washington, DC things are finally beginning to reopen-- in baby steps.  This week, court staff was [...]

Tips For Families With Special Needs Children

By |June 11th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

These days, all families with children are facing a ton of challenges-- looking for online summer camps or alternative daycare options, as well as safe activities [...]

Tips for Helping Children Cope During COVID-19

By |June 3rd, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

While sheltering at home, we have all seen the devastation caused around the globe by COVID-19, with over 106,000 deaths since February 2020 in the U.S. [...]

Tips For Protecting Your Credit During COVID-19

By |May 27th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The past 10 weeks while staying at home, many of us have used the time to not just try new recipes and embrace Marie Kondo’s tips for [...]

How Quickly Can You Make Lemonade Out Of Lemons?

By |April 30th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

After dealing with over 1,000 bad break ups professionally (in addition to quite a few of my own) I often feel like Helen, from that 2004 [...]

6 Tips For Couples Separating During COVID-19

By |April 23rd, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Parting ways is never easy, but COVID-19 has definitely made my job as a divorce lawyer a lot more challenging these days, particularly while people shelter in [...]

Financial Tips For Couples Separating During COVID-19

By |April 21st, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Maryland courts have been closed for over a month now, and do not plan to reopen before June 5th, except for emergency matters. For couples [...]

What Financial Resources Are Available To Couples Seeking To Split?

By |April 7th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Before this COVID-19 crisis hit, we already knew that the average credit card debt per family was over $5,000 and that about 60% of Americans did [...]

Are You Still Making Time for Date Nights?

By |March 29th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It’s easy to slip into a comfortable pattern of wearing pjs all morning, adopting a minimalist grooming routine, and just hanging out in sweats or yoga pants [...]

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What’s Your Best Alternative If You Can’t Stay Together?

By |March 27th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Right now, even if you wanted to file for a separation or divorce, courts are closed during this COVID-19 crisis except for emergency matters.  Once they [...]

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I am committed to providing stellar legal services at a reasonable price-point. Together with my clients, I strive to develop a legal strategy that works within their budgets tailored to meet their needs regarding a either a prenup or postnup, or separation/divorce cases involving child support, alimony, custody and/or property division. Flat-fee prenups and separation agreements are available upon request.

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