Brad Micklin, a family lawyer in Nutley,
If you’re able to reach an agreement as to the issues in dispute, your contested divorce will be converted to an uncontested divorce and the court will schedule a hearing to grant you a final judgment of divorce. Most people are eventually able to reach an agreement on their contested issues. The agreement can either be written as a separate document, commonly known as a property settlement agreement or marital settlement agreement, or the terms of your agreement can be inserted right into the final judgment of divorce granted by the judge.
Throughout the course of your divorce litigation, you and your spouse will be permitted to obtain discovery from each other, including case information statements outlining the other spouse’s income, expenses, assets, and debts, in addition to the supporting documentation. If, after
Brad Micklin is a family lawyer in Nutley, NJ.