Protecting dad’s parental rights

If you are an expectant father or already father of a child, and not married to the mother, then you need to proactively protect your parental rights. Your rights are not automatic and can be lost quickly and easily. There are three means by which your rights may be...

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4 Questions to Ask Your Criminal Defense Attorney

You've recently been arrested. No matter what the charge is, your next step is to hire a Covington criminal defense attorney. But, who? This is a really big decision, one that will affect the rest of your life. The right lawyer could make the difference between...

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How to Get the Most Money From a Car Accident

Your day started out like any other, with work and other responsibilities. Then in an instant, your life is changed forever because of a car accident. Ever since that day, you've been in pain and your bills are mounting. Beyond the healthcare costs associated with the...

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Are There Alternatives to Divorcing in Court?

The past years have been hard for all of us, and this has been made obvious in the number of divorces being filed. Divorce might feel like the end of your life. It is not! Here at Ellen Cronin Badeaux, we want you to see divorce as a new opportunity to continue your...

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5 Ways to Maintain Consistency with Co-Parenting

When it comes to raising a child, consistency is key. You may read this and say "Well sure, but my family cannot do that now that the kids' time is split between two households." Divorce may make consistency a bit more difficult to achieve, but it doesn't make it...

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Divorce & Holidays – 3 Ways to Help the Kids

One of the happiest times of the year becomes one of the hardest times of the year after a divorce. Yes, we're talking of course about the Holiday Season. If you thought planning for all of the holiday events and figuring out gifts, schedules, time off school, and who...

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Surviving the Holidays After Divorce

After your divorce, simply getting through your daily routine can be difficult. Your entire life has been turned upside down. With the Holidays right around the corner, this time of the year can feel insurmountable. The holidays are supposed to be a time to celebrate...

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"Ms. Badeaux has been an excellent family attorney for us. Her time and personal commitment have allowed us to make informed decisions. We have had to trust her with very delicate and emotional issues and she has guided us to excellent outcomes. I will always appreciate the exceptional service she provides our family with. I have always liked the statement, "you get what you pay for"; and Mrs. Badeaux has been well worth it."
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"I have used Ms. Badeaux as my attorney off and on for 15 years. She has settled everything without a fuss; including a personal injury suit, an estate settlement and the quick setup of a partnership. I will continue to use her as my attorney and happily recommend her to friends & family."
"No one thought I could win but with her valuable service and exceptional legal knowledge, I did! I got my kids back and they're still with me today. I highly recommend Ellen Badeaux. I would not have my kids today if not for her!"

"Hey Ellen, I truly appreciate you sitting through today’s hearing. I know that you didn’t have to and it meant more than you’ll ever know. Thank you. I don’t have very much money anymore but I am going to do everything I can to get this bill paid so that I can have representation. Thank you once again for me being such an incredible woman. It’s rare and noted. Have an amazing night and a Happy Valentines Day. Thank you. YG"
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