If you’ve made the decision to seek divorce, you’ll find that as you go through the process obstacles will inevitably pop up. We want to prepare you for the road ahead with five critical steps to take to help you achieve the best outcome.
Wouldn’t it be great if there was a system to organize your conversation about divorce? How easy would it be to have everything planned out so that you know exactly what to say and when? Here are five tips to help you plan for the big divorce talk with your children.
When you begin the divorce process, it’s so important to continue – or even establish, if you haven’t yet – a relationship based on empathy and honesty. When your ex trusts that your main commitment is to the quality of the relationship and the needs of your children, then they can trust that your requests are true requests and not camouflaged demands.
With the number of practicing lawyers in the U.S. steadily increasing, finding a qualified attorney is no easy task. How do you know you’re hiring a hero who will endlessly advocate for you and your family? Learn how to tell the good apples from the rotten ones.
If your best efforts to negotiate in good faith with your ex fails, litigation offers a way forward. The court steps in to restore order and impose solutions. Here are the following seven basic steps that you can expect during divorce litigation in California.
Debt-related pressures can degrade a relationship and even lead to, or speed up, separation. Here we outline the steps to dividing both assets and debts according to California law.
Marrying and divorcing a foreign national spouse can lead to potential legal complications. Depending on the nature of the separation, the length of the relationship, your spouse’s immigration status, and where you both live now, you might encounter the following challenges.
In any divorce process, privacy becomes an issue, and your children are not immune to this reality. Not only are there likely to be nosy questions from neighbors and other kids at school or church, but divorce lawyers love to probe digital media looking for evidence—and sometimes this includes the children’s interactions. Here are 7 ways you can help guard your family’s privacy during a divorce.
If you plan to keep running your business during and after your divorce, don’t let your company’s performance slip while your focus is divided. Bad press can lead to bad business, and you may lose clients along with profits if your affairs are not managed correctly. Here are a few things you can do to keep your business running smoothly.
Reconciliation isn’t exactly common after a divorce filing, and successful reconciliations are even rarer gems. However, if you’re considering calling off the divorce altogether or retying the knot with your former spouse, the following statistics may help put your decision into perspective.