August 7, 2013

Attorney Elizabeth L. Perla chosen to speak by National Business Institute

Cleveland probate attorney Elizabeth L. Perla has been chosen by the National Business Institute to speak at their “The Probate Process from Start to Finish” Seminar in Cleveland, […]
June 12, 2013

Change of Custody versus Change of Visitation- Different Standards and Why You Should Know the Difference

It is an often misunderstood nuance in Ohio family law. In 1999, the Ohio Supreme Court held in Braatz v. Braatz, that whereas one is required […]
April 17, 2013

Leaving Someone Out of Your Will

Under Ohio law, you generally have the right to leave your property to anyone of your choosing.  The key to disinheriting your spouse, adult child, parents, […]
October 24, 2012

Court Affirms Juvenile Court’s Ability to Award Temporary Visitation Rights to Non-Relatives

The Ohio Supreme Court recently held that a juvenile court can grant a non-relative temporary visitation rights that are in the best interest of the child.  […]