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Greg Ellis: The Respondent

On March 5, 2015, Greg Ellis’ life changed forever. The actor, who portrayed Lieutenant Commander Groves in the Pirates of the Caribbean Franchise; Chief Engineer Olsen in J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek; had roles in “24;” “Hawaii Five-0;” and voice-over character portray- als too numerous to list; had met with fellow actor Andy Garcia earlier in the day.
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in Emotional Mastery

Working through the Anguish of Betrayaland Infidelity

Your life has suddenly been turned upside down and your stomach has been turned inside out. You most likely feel that you have no solid ground on which to stand. You may ques- tion all that you have believed about your past, present and future because it has changed overnight. You may feel like your relationship was all a total lie. You might wonder “who is this person I have been living with all of these years?”

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in Focus on Finances

Financial Strategies for Surviving Divorce

In my 36 years as a Private Wealth Counselor, I have seen many divorces. Make no mistake about it — divorce is heartbreaking. To make matters worse, you’re left to figure out how to salvage the economics of your new financial life after the divorce.
I have found that, for my clients, the best way to start is by taking one step at a time. Write down a list of the most important items and then commit to addressing them one by one.

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LAURA WASSER’S EVOLUTION OF DISSOLUTION

IN OUR GO-FOR-THE-JUGULAR DIVORCE CULTURE, ONE OF THE MOST RECOGNIZED NAMES IN MARITAL DISSOLUTION SAYS THE TRUE SECRET TO A HAPPY DIVORCE IS THE WILLINGNESS TO BE THE BIGGER PERSON. LAURA WASSER, A SAVVY BEVERLY HILLS-BASED DIVORCE LAWYER WHO HAS REPRESENTED SOME OF THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY’S BEST-KNOWN CELEBRITIES, IS ON A MISSION TO CHANGE THE FACE OF DIVORCE.
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