Tag: family law

Our Blog Has Hit 100 Posts!

The Perla Law Firm blog, http://www.perlalaw.com/blog/, featuring legal information that you can use, has hit 100 posts! Blog posts feature helpful legal information for consumers on issues of Estate Planning and Probate, Family Law, Long Term Care/Medicaid Planning and provides updates regarding our office and staff.

We welcome everyone to utilize the search button on our blog to find Ohio focused information concerning your legal questions. Please remember that there is no replacement for consulting directly with our office regarding your particular situation and needs. … Read the rest

Ohio Divorce: Gifts Between Spouse- An Exception to the Rule in Property Division

In Ohio, the general rule of thumb is that in the event of a divorce, a spouse will be able to retain his separate property. For a more full explanation of separate and marital property and property division, see http://www.perlalaw.com/blog/how-does-a-domestic-relations-court-in-ohio-divide-property-in-a-divorce/ However, there is a particular exception to the rule that some practitioners may overlook.

In Ohio, a spouse can convert separate property to marital property by making a gift of the separate property to their spouse. There are two essential elements to effectuate a gift.… Read the rest

Cleveland Lawyer Randall M. Perla Named 2012 Ohio Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Attorneys are selected using a rigorous, multiphase rating process.  Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research.

The objective of Super Lawyers is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching … Read the rest