A lot of Butler County parents can relate to busy -- very busy -- life of family law attorney Karen Covy. She's a busy lawyer with a Chicago practice, yet finds time somehow to blog frequently for her own website, the Huffington Post and DivorcedMoms.com, as well as serving as an educator and recurring guest on radio and TV programs. She's also apparently a popular speaker who can give audiences insights into divorce as a mom and an attorney.
The Wall Street Journal and other publications have noticed over the past few years that there is a movement afoot in family law. About 20 states have pending legislative proposals to overhaul their child custody laws.