Family Law specialists and therapists predict a surge in separation and divorce consultations as shelter-in-place restrictions are lifted. There are probably two common reasons for this.
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While courts remain closed, is there a silver lining for divorcing couples during the pandemic? Absolutely! Alternative Dispute Resolution offers a variety of options and opportunities. In fact, for most couples, there are unexpected benefits. And that goes for their lawyers too!
You probably won’t be able to get the bulk of your divorce issues resolved right now, but you can still work on your divorce with video conferencing with your attorney and other divorce professionals – such as a divorce coach, financial analyst, or accountant.
Legal separation in New Jersey doesn’t really exist. If you want to separate from your spouse, you can do so, and you don’t need an agreement to do that; but if you have children and you want to leave the marital home, you cannot take the children with you unless you have your spouse’s consent or permission from the court.
One of the most misunderstood aspects of family law is how alimony is calculated. In some states, there is simply a formula that is utilized. However, in New Jersey, it is much more fact-specific.
The collaborative divorce process is gaining recognition in the U.S. and many other countries.
It is an alternative to the litigious divorce process. It provides an opportunity for a divorcing couple to resolve divorce issues outside of court in a private and confidential setting with the assistance of professionals.
The collaborative divorce model offers many advantages. Collaborative divorce is a modern, sensible non-adversarial dispute resolution option. It is different from mediation, or litigation.
Unhappy couples want to get through the holidays and hence, from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve, divorce attorneys typically are not busy commencing divorce proceedings.
If you’re considering divorce that will mean consulting a divorce attorney. Below are 5 issues you should make sure to discuss during an initial consultation.