Considering a Divorce? Ask a Family Lawyer For Advice and Counsel

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Love and marriage, as the Sinatra song goes, go together like a horse and carriage. However, after looking at American divorce rates, it is difficult to see the Voice’s point.

After all, the statistics are heartbreaking (no pun intended). Nearly half of all marriages in the U.S. eventually end in divorce. The figures for multiple marriages are even more troubling. Second marriages end in divorce 60% of the time and for third marriages, the rate is at 73%! Unfortunately, the institution of marriage in the U.S. is in somewhat of a crisis, leaving many couples — and families — torn and in disarray.

No couple intends on getting a divorce when they exchange their wedding vows. However, if the time comes, it is best to be prepared. First and foremost, ask a family lawyer for legal advice and cou Continue reading

Why a Family Law Attorney Could be Your One-Stop-Shop Divorce Expert

How to choose a divorce lawyer

If you are considering getting a divorce, you are not alone. There are more than 6,000 divorces filed in the U.S. every year, and more than 46,000 every week. This probably doesn’t make your situation any easier, but it will give you some perspective on how many people are in your shoes every day.

You probably also have a multitude of questions to ask a divorce lawyer, like what happens to your children or your property, and also how you are supposed to split your assets.

But you can also ask a family lawyer in a family law firm the same questions.

What is family law?

Family law deals with domestic issues, such as civil unions, adoption, marriage, and child abuse, to name a few. Also, Continue reading