Mark A. Chinn

“Family Law is all I do. I believe in handling divorce so there is a family left standing, even if there is no marriage. We customize fixed prices so you will know exactly what you are paying.”

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Divorce 101

There are two basic ways to obtain a divorce in Mississippi. The first way is by agreement of the parties. This type of divorce is based upon “irreconcilable differences” between the parties and is often ... Read More

The First Appointment

What to bring to the First Appointment https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mC6NsdOoSpI In the first appointment, the attorney attempts to assess the following things: What are the reasons for the divorce? Whether there is provable fault by either party What ... Read More
Cheating Versus Faithful

Signs Your Spouse Is Having an Affair

The following list is not all-inclusive. Moreover, just because one or more of these signs appear does not mean there is an affair. Innocent spouses, however, should not keep blinders on to the following signs ... Read More

Division of Property 101

One of the most common questions divorce lawyers get is, "Does it make any difference whose name the property is titled in?" For the most part, the answer is, "No, it does not make any ... Read More

Equitable Distribution

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3dqzkzSKsQ Whether the case is settled or submitted to a court for trial, the process of dividing the assets is governed by the following laws of Equitable Distribution. Ferguson Factors All assets acquired during the ... Read More

Divorce Law in Mississippi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aCdt7aW5zTM According to Divorce Law in Mississippi, there are two ways to divorce. The first is what we call a “grounds” divorce. For a divorce to occur this way, one party must have “grounds” for ... Read More

What to Do If You Think Your Spouse Is Having an Affair

Keep Your Mouth Shut. I have often said that the stupidest question ever asked is, “Are you having an affair?” If they are, they are going to deny it and start a better cover up ... Read More