Blog Posts from L. Jonathan Ross

Confronting Family Law Issues During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Confronting Family Law Issues During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Apr 14, 2020
With quarantine and Shelter-in-Place orders from state and local governments in the face of COVID19, there are many family law issues to resolve.
Income for Child Support in New Hampshire

Income for Child Support in New Hampshire

Feb 27, 2020
In New Hampshire, the amount of child support to be paid is determined by "gross income", which includes all income with limited exceptions. Tax law treatment of income is not the standard (In The Matter of Hampers, 166 NH 422 (2014)); when the court interprets the law, it looks to actual income available to pay child support.
New Hampshire Issues of Fault in Divorce

New Hampshire Issues of Fault in Divorce

Jan 27, 2020
Most divorces in New Hampshire are granted based on irreconcilable differences that caused or are the substantial cause of the final breakdown of their marriage. Additionally, New Hampshire recognizes that one party may be the substantial cause of the final breakdown of the marriage.
Jonathan Ross, Esq. Attends ABA Day 2019

Jonathan Ross, Esq. Attends ABA Day 2019

Apr 09, 2019
Tomorrow, Attorney Jonathan Ross will attend American Bar Association's ABA Day in Washington D.C. Jon and his fellow ABA members will be visiting the NH delegation and urge full funding for The Legal Services Corporation that provides funds for the delivery of legal services to those unable to afford them.
ABA Day 2018: Recap

ABA Day 2018: Recap

Apr 23, 2018
This month, Attorney Jon Ross led a New Hampshire Bar Association delegation as part of ABA Day 2018. Each year, the American Bar Association invites bar leaders from all states to come and meet with their congressional delegations to advocate for ABA legislative priorities. Jon has served on the ABA Day Planning Committee for the last 3-4 years and has been attending for NH for nearly 20 years.
NHBA Supports The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans

NHBA Supports The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans

Apr 30, 2017
Jon Ross attended American Bar Association meeting in Washington, DC on April 26, 2017 accompanied by other members of the New Hampshire Bar Association to lobby the NH Delegation to support funding for The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans.
L. Jonathan Ross elected as a member of the American Bar Association’s Board of Elections

L. Jonathan Ross elected as a member of the American Bar Association’s Board of Elections

Sep 22, 2015
The Executive Committee of the American Bar Association has elected L. Jonathan Ross as a member of the ABA Board of Elections, effective immediately through the conclusion of the ABA 2016 Annual Meeting.
L. Jonathan Ross to serve as member of ABA Commission on Domestic and Sexual Violence.

L. Jonathan Ross to serve as member of ABA Commission on Domestic and Sexual Violence.

Jun 22, 2015
Paulette Brown, President-Elect of the American Bar Association has appointed L. Jonathan Ross to serve as a member of the ABA Commission on Domestic and Sexual Violence commencing at the close of the ABA Annual Meeting in August 2015