Mason to Present at 2014 ABA Family Law Fall Conference in Vermont

Miles Mason, Sr. JD, CPA is speaking at the 2014 Fall Conference of American Bar Association Family Law Section located in Stowe, VT on October 18, 2014.  His topic will be “Understanding Business Tax Returns,” a presentation sponsored by the ABA Family Law Section Child Support Committee. If you haven’t ever attended an ABA Family.. read more →

Forensic Accounting 101 | July 21, 2014 Memphis, TN | CPE and CLE

Forensic Accounting 101 – July 21, 2014 Memphis, TN – CPE and CLE A “Do it Yourself” Guide to Financial Analysis and Investigation when Hiring a Forensic Accountant Isn’t Viable Seminar Overview Fundamental Tools and Practical Tips Needed to Examine Common Financial Documents Hiring a forensic accountant to assist you with interpreting financial data is.. read more →

John Vego Knows What Wine You Like

John Vego is a wine “beast.”  According to my teenage son, Miles, “beast” is the highest compliment one can pay another man. Sharon and I first met John many years ago at a small wine tasting and fell in love.  Over the last 10 years, he has been our primary source of wine referrals. Yes,.. read more →

“Go To” Single Malt Whiskies by Miles Mason, Sr. February 2014

As a Memphis divorce lawyer, I advise clients who are divorcing to limit alcoholic drinking consumption to one per night.  We advise some parents going through divorce to not drink at all and remove all alcohol from the home entirely.  Always drink responsibly. This post is for friends and colleagues who have asked me what.. read more →

Mercer’s New Book: Buy-Sell Agreements for Baby Boomer Business Owners

Chris Mercer Has a New Kindle e-Book Z. Christopher Mercer, CEO of Mercer Capital and a leading authority on buy-sell agreements from business and valuation perspectives – available now on Amazon Kindle:  Buy-Sell Agreements for Baby Boomer Business Owners. Buy-sell agreements are not merely legal documents to be signed and forgotten. If you are a.. read more →

Jeanne M. Hannah’s Blog Has Great Tips on Issuing Subpoenas in Divorce

A while back, I ran across Jeanne M. Hannah’s blog in a list of the best family law blogs in America. I think it’s outstanding. I try to visit her site at least once a month.  Here are some helpful blog posts regarding issuing subpoenas for records from phone companies, ISPs etc.  Even for experienced family lawyers, issuing subpoenas can be a.. read more →

Divorce: Think Financially, Not Emotionally by Landers Now Available

Jeffrey A. Landers has a new book recently published on  I recommend: Divorce: Think Financially, Not Emotionally: What Women Need To Know About Securing Their Financial Future Before, During, and After Divorce I first came across Jeff Landers’ excellent writing about complex financial issues in divorce through his blog and twitter.  Jeff’s Blog appears on the read more →

ABA Family Law Section Publishes “Grab the Documents” by Miles Mason, Sr.

ABA Family Law Section Publishes Mason’s Article “Grab the Documents” ABA Family Law Section Publishes Mason’s Article The Summer 2012 issue of the ABA Family Law Section’s Family Advocate includes the article “Grab the Documents” by Memphis, Tennessee divorce lawyer Miles Mason, Sr.  ”Grab the Documents” provides detailed instructions to spouses about what documents to copy for divorce lawyers. “I enjoyed writing this because.. read more →

Advice for the DisneyWorld Dad: Divorced and Not

Advice for the DisneyWorld Dad: Divorced and Not Before planning a vacation to DisneyWorld: Get a tested and recommended travel agent such as Sandra Owings in Memphis, Tennessee.  Travel agents’ fees are paid by Disney.  Sandra knows a ton about what you want and need, your options, and saving money whether you are travelling first class or.. read more →

Michael Kelley’s Great Jazz Lists

Michael Kelley’s Great Jazz Lists Thelonious Monk Michael Kelley is well-known in the Memphis jazz community.  Aka “Jazznik,” Michael was a Music Major at Memphis State in the late 60′s and became very involved in the jazz community starting in the 70′s.  Michael has promoted jazz since the 70′s and helped other jazz promoters in the area… read more →