Sep 17, 2018
What makes parent-stepparent relationships so difficult? How can parents and stepparents work together to do what's best for the child? In this episode, I talk with a mother and stepmother who have been able to succeed where so many others fail. Parents and stepparents can learn from their experience.
Jun 20, 2018
K.O. interviews Knoxville attorneys Jackie Kittrell and Heidi Wegryn about the growing practice of collaborative divorce in Tennessee.
Apr 11, 2018
K.O. answers questions sent in by listeners. In this episode, K.O. discusses (1:30) what to look for when selecting a family-law attorney, (11:10) whether a child-support arrearage can be waived in Tennessee, and (16:00) the one thing he most wants to change about Tennessee family law.
Jan 24, 2018
"To hell with your happiness." That's what Summer heard when she told her mother she wanted a divorce. Summer found herself in her early-20's, the mother of four young children, broke, and stuck in a miserable marriage. Ten years after her divorce trial, she looks back on her experience before, during, and after her...
Nov 27, 2017
K.O. concludes his interview with Judge Bill Swann. They discuss the rise of mediation, the end of gender preferences in child-custody disputes, the most rewarding types of cases, and the most difficult. Judge Swann predicts what we'll see in the coming years, and discusses his life after retiring from the bench.