A divorce is a stressful and life-altering moment. This is especially so for families with one or both spouses serving in the military.
Military divorces come with a unique set of obstacles to overcome. Child custody and visitation are often the main issues as one of the parents may be deployed for long periods.
However, if both parties work together, they can address each issue amicably and transition to a divorced life smoothly without engaging in a court battle. In fact, over 90% of custody decisions do not require the decision of a family court.
Here are five steps you can take to ensure the divorce does not become messy.
Consult a Military Divorce Lawyer
Going through a divorce is not easy even for the person filing for it. On top of all this uncertainty and stress also comes legal procedures that can make the process more complicated.
As such, it is important to hire a military divorce lawyer. Having a military divorce attorn Continue reading