We find that a lot of our Second Saturday Workshop participants are under the impression that they have to go through the court system to settle their divorce case. This is not true. There are other options, such as mediation, which gives you a bit more control. Mediation is a method used in alternate dispute
North Carolina recognizes marital misconduct as a reason for legal separation; it can also leverage the post-separation support. No matter what form of misconduct your spouse may have committed (or still be committing), you may want to gather some evidence to aid your case. However, you have to be careful about getting this information. Collecting
Second Saturday Wake County’s divorce workshop is presented each month with the help of volunteers. Jenny Bradley, a family law attorney, explains why she joined the team.
Nesting agreements between divorcing parents are becoming more common. Here are some pros and cons if you are considering this arrangement.
If the parents have 50/50 custody, can one parent be required to pay child support to the other parent?
During our monthly divorce workshop, we received a question about health insurance and one about the legal documents required for separation. Here are the answers.
Q: I got worked up to the point of throwing things at my spouse. Will this affect custody? Should I be worried?
Child custody is one of the two biggest stressors during divorce. That’s why it’s often the source of most questions asked during our Raleigh divorce workshop each month.
While this approach is not for everyone, if both partners are on good terms, collaborative divorce can make divorce as easy as possible.
Divorce is not an easy or swift path, which is why people often search for other ways to separate from a spouse. In addition to the religious and spiritual aspects of a marriage, the union is also a legal agreement, which gives both parties new rights and obligations. That means there is a legal process