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LGBTQ Family Building: How a family formation attorney can help you to grow your family

May 1, 2018

Our Pittsburgh based law firm is proud to assist LGBTQ individuals and couples on their journey to building and expanding their families with our experience as family formation attorneys. Maybe you and your partner are already well on your way to growing your family or maybe you’re wondering how to begin this journey. Our office …

Gestational Surrogate Requirements in Pennsylvania

May 1, 2018

Gestational Surrogate Requirements in Pennsylvania By Lisa Marie Vari of Lisa Marie Vari & Associates, P.C. posted in Surrogacy on Friday, May 11, 2018. What are the Requirements to Act as a Gestational Surrogate in Pennsylvania? If you are considering acting as a gestational surrogate in Pennsylvania, Florida or another state or are a Pennsylvania …

Honoring National Infertility Awareness Week in Pennsylvania – Speaking to loved ones about their infertility

May 1, 2018

Honoring National Infertility Awareness Week in Pennsylvania – Speaking to loved ones about their infertility By Lisa Marie Vari of Lisa Marie Vari & Associates, P.C. posted in Assisted Reproduction Technology on Monday, April 23, 2018. National Infertility Awareness Week runs through April 22 – 28. Currently 7.3 million Americans are struggling with infertility. Infertility …

Breaking the Ice: How to Talk To Your Kids About Divorce

April 2, 2018

Dealing with a divorce is a challenge. Dealing with a divorce when the couple has children makes the process that much more complicated. It is going to be difficult but there is going to come a point in the divorce process where you are going to have to inform your children about what is going …

Considering a Pennsylvania Divorce Without an Attorney? Read This First!

April 2, 2018

It is possible to complete a Pennsylvania divorce without hiring a family law attorney to guide you through the process.  For some spouses, this makes financial sense; if you are able to amicably work together you may end up saving on unnecessary legal fees. Unfortunately, however, this is not usually the case. Even when a Pennsylvania divorce …