Author Archives: Divorce Attorneys

Nearly 50 percent of all marriages in the United States end in divorce or separation. Even if couples are aware of this statistic, many of them still do not think a divorce could happen to them. Whether or not a couple expects to be confronted with a divorce or not, it is wise to think […]

When someone approaches divorce, they may immediately picture themselves in a court setting with their divorce attorney by their side, the judge in front of them, expensive fees being taken out of their bank account, and a difficult spouse on the other side of the room. This picture is what we see in movies, and […]

When many people think of divorce, they may picture a couple litigating their case in the court system. It is important to know that there are multiple divorce processes someone can choose from aside from a traditional divorce via the court system such as divorce mediation and a collaborative divorce. While a traditional divorce might […]

If one or both spouses in a divorce owns a business or a shared ownership of a business – whether big or small – this will most definitely play a part in the divorce process. There are many items to consider when one or both spouses is involved in a business and they are going […]

Brian McKinley, partner at the Pittsburgh family law firm Wilder Mahood McKinley & Oglesby will speak at Clarion University’s Legal Conference on October 20, 2017 at the Park Inn in Clarion. The annual conference is attended by over 100 members of the local bar to address current legal issues. For the 7th year, McKinley will […]

Almost unequivocally, divorcing parties are required to disclose the nature and extent of their finances, including income, cash flow, and assets.  Where a divorcing spouse owns a significant interest in a closely-held business, that party must disclose the full economic contours of the business upon request from the other party.  The court will enforce such […]

Again in 2016, Wilder Mahood McKinley & Oglesby supports the Allegheny County Bar Foundation and Public Service Committee with its donation to the Backpack Project. The Project provides underprivileged students in Allegheny County neighborhoods with backpacks filled with school supplies.

Congratulations to Matthew Marcello – recipient of this year’s Wilder Mahood McKinley & Oglesby Family Law Award. Each year, Wilder Mahood McKinley & Oglesby provides a cash award to the University of Pittsburgh Law School student who receives the highest grade in the Family Law course. Congratulations again to Matthew!