Divorce is a process, and it can be an expensive one. A lot of people ask during our monthly divorce workshop whether they need a lawyer.
A divorce means adjusting to a single income, even if that income includes child support or spousal support.
To file for divorce, the couple must physically separate for 12 months, and for six of these months, one party involved must be living in North Carolina.
Divorces are difficult for spouses, but they can be especially difficult for children to endure. Watching mom and dad argue can be draining, even if parents only want what’s best for their kids. Teenagers are old enough to have a better understanding of the situation but are not always in support of their parents’ decision
When a couple shares children, custody agreements can become a problematic part of the divorce process. In some cases, couples reach an arrangement on their own, but not always. In some cases, custody battles must be taken to court, where an outcome is determined as a result of many factors. The actions and behavior of both parents will be considered in these hearings and can have a significant impact on the results.
What is a separation agreement, and are you and your spouse required to have one before filing for divorce in North Carolina? Read to find out!
Separation can look very different depending on how amicable your situation. If you intend to file for divorce, North Carolina law has requirements.
TV shows and movies can make divorce court look pretty scary. Here are some common myths about divorce trials, and the truth behind them.
Usually, a more extended marriage means more time for a couple to accumulate marital assets. Your children, home(s), finances, are just a few of the factors that may be impacted throughout this legal battle.
Some visitors to our divorce workshop have asked if they can save time (and money) by hiring the same lawyer instead of two attorneys.