Author Archives: Evan D. Whitfield

Evan D. Whitfield

About Evan D. Whitfield

Evan Whitfield is an attorney at Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP where he focuses his practice on the interplay between aspects of family law litigation involving sports and entertainment professionals and their families. He is an Olympian and retired professional athlete.

Many Family Types, One Goal: Children’s Best Interest in Custody Agreements

Although Ryan Jurica’s initial divorce filing is loaded with inflammatory allegations, My Fair Wedding host, David Tutera, and his partner, Ryan Jurica, have entered a temporary custody agreement that places the parties’ fraternal twins 3,000 miles apart on separate sides of the US. The LA Times reported on September 13, 2013, that the judge entered […]

Professional Sports & Family Law: Lockout Does Not Necessarily Equal Support Modification

As of July 1, 2011, both the National Football League (NFL) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) are embroiled in labor disputes, which have resulted in the owners instituting “lockouts” against the players.  This battle of millionaires versus billionaires has spurred a number of professional athletes, either at the behest of their agents or on […]