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A Mensa et Thoro A Vinculo Matrimonii
AAA (American Arbitration Association) Ab Initio
ABA (American Bar Association) Abandonment
Abduction (of child) Absent Parent
Abuse Abuse Prevention
Accounts Accounts for Children
Accrue Accrued Vacation
ACES (Association for Children for the Enforcement of Support) Action; Actionable; Cause for Action
Active Appreciation Active Asset
Ad Damnum Ad Hoc
Ad Testificandum Add-Ons (child support)
Adjusted Basis Adjusted Gross Income (AGI)
Administrative Officer Admissible; Admissibility
Adoption Adultery
Adversarial Divorce Adversary
Adversary System AFDC (Aid to Families with Dependent Children)
Affidavit Affidavit of Consideration
Affidavit of Merit Affidavit of Service
Affinity Affirmance
Affirmative Defense After Divorce (Cleanup)
After Divorce (Emotional Aspects) Agreement; Separation Agreement; Property Settlement Agreement; Marital Agreement
Alcoholism Alienation of Affection
Alimony Alimony Pendente
Alimony Trust All-Property States
Allegations Alternate Payee
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) American Law Institute ( ALI)
American Rule Annulment
Answer; Answer to Complaint (Petition) and Counterclaim Antenuptial Agreement
Appeal Appear; Appearance; File an Appearance
Appellant Appellate Court
Application Apportion
Appraisal Appraisal Report
Appreciated Value Appreciation of Assets
Approximation Rule Arbitration
Arrearages Assets
Assignment Assignment (Child Support)
Assisted Negotiation Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)
Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) Assumption of Risk
Attachment Disorder Attachment Theory
Attachment; Motion for Attachment Attorney and Client
Attorney Costs Attorney Fees
Attorney for the Children Attorney Malpractice
Automated Child Support Enforcement System (ACSES) Automatic Restraining Order
Automatic Wage Deduction Award

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