If you’re considering filing for divorce and are seeking an attorney to help you with the process, it’s a good idea to know what kind of information they’ll need from you ahead of time so that your initial consultation will be as productive as possible. When speaking to a new client, every attorney will have a list of questions that will help them determine the best plan of … [Read more...] about 5 Questions A Divorce Lawyer Will Ask New Clients
One of the unfortunate downsides of getting divorced is that it often affects your productivity at work. A contentious divorce can cause a tremendous amount of stress and anxiety, which can, in turn, affect your ability to focus on your job. But can you get fired because you’re going through a bad divorce? The short answer is no. Your employer cannot use your divorce, no … [Read more...] about Can Getting Divorced Also Get You Fired?
For most of us, the story of going to Las Vegas for a vacation, bachelor or bachelorette party, or even just a work-related event, and ending up married after a wild night of drinking is just a silly movie plot. However, for a select group, this silly story becomes a very serious reality. Why does this happen? And more importantly, what should you do if it happens to … [Read more...] about So You Went To Vegas, Got Drunk, And Got Married. Now What?
To the shock and dismay of many married pet owners across the country, the court system still considers pets items of property when it comes to divorce and dividing assets. As unfortunate as this may be, it’s the reality of the situation for most cases, and as such, it’s important to know what considerations are factored when deciding whom the dog will go with. Judges in … [Read more...] about Who Gets The Dog In A Divorce?
Many spouses don’t realize that during a divorce, just about everything is fair game when it comes time for the division of assets. There are many, many cases of divorces that have gone right off the rails and into the deep end over items that to any outside observer would seem fairly insignificant (except for pets, of course). What kinds of things do spouses … [Read more...] about Division Of Assets: What Do People Fight Over Most?