Third Party Custody in Missouri- How Much has the Law Changed after In Re T.Q.L. ? By: Brittany E. O’Brien and Heather Rooney McBride Until recently, a non-parent a/k/a third party could only obtain custody of a child who had a living parent by filing for guardianship or by moving to intervene into an […]
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RMS WELCOMES NEW PARALEGAL, CHERYL STEWART. Rooney McBride & Smith is pleased to announce the addition of our newest Paralegal, Cheryl Stewart. Cheryl will be assisting the practice of Attorney Scott A. Smith. Cheryl is a graduate of Drury University, where she obtained her Associate of Science in Paralegal Studies. Cheryl has worked in […]
Stop, Collaborate, and Listen: Is a Collaborative Divorce for Me? By: Austin E. Williamson and Heather Rooney McBride “There is more than one way to skin a cat”. The divorce process epitomizes this saying as there are many paths to finality, some harder than others. Setting aside the whirlwind of anger, hurt feelings and uncertainty […]