There Are Many Reasons for Divorce, But Only 12 Legally Acceptable Ones

The reasons for divorce can be many, and varied, but they must boil down into what the court considers to be adequate legal grounds. Basically, you’re obligated to prove the irretrievable breakdown of your marriage, and it must fall into legally defined categories.   Common Grounds for At-Fault Divorces The legal reasons for divorce can [...]

By |2020-04-03T18:51:16-04:00April 3rd, 2020|Divorce|0 Comments

Wondering How to Get Divorced? Here’s a Basic Guide to the Process

The process of how to get divorced can be different and unique for everyone. There is no “one true way”  to uncouple yourself from another person; so, if you’re here looking for a clear direction, this is not the post for you. However, if you’re interested in thinking through your options and charting your own [...]

By |2020-03-10T17:07:59-04:00March 10th, 2020|Divorce|0 Comments

Do I Need to Have Grounds for Divorce to Get Divorced?

Googling grounds for divorce? Wondering what “no-fault” and “irreconcilable differences” actually mean? Then you’ve come to the right place. We get tons of questions about divorce, but the most common one is “do I need to have grounds for divorce?” In short? Yes. And no, we don’t mean the coffee kind. However, you likely have [...]

By |2019-11-25T10:22:30-05:00November 25th, 2019|Divorce|0 Comments

What Is Legal Separation?

What is legal separation in the state of Georgia? The truth is the legal system does not recognize legal separation in this state. Instead, our courts recognize “separate maintenance". Separate maintenance is the separation of spouses without the marriage being dissolved or legally terminated. This can happen when you are no longer engaging in marital [...]

By |2019-09-16T15:51:56-04:00September 6th, 2019|Divorce|0 Comments

3 Ways Divorce and Family Law Can Change the Way You Move Forward

When it comes to divorce and family law, chances are you know nothing about it until you need it. The thing is, when you need it, you really, really need it! If you are going through any sort of legal situation that is related to divorce and family law, it is likely that you will [...]

By |2019-09-16T16:00:00-04:00August 14th, 2019|Divorce|0 Comments

Where to Begin? How to Start a Divorce

If you are trying to figure out how to start a divorce, you may be feeling anxious and nervous, but more than that you want to be sure you begin the right way. After all, you probably have not gone through this before—perhaps, you haven’t even been to court before. Because of the uncertainties and [...]

By |2019-07-01T14:07:53-04:00July 1st, 2019|Divorce|Comments Off on Where to Begin? How to Start a Divorce

How Does Division of Property Come into Play in a Divorce with Children?

If you are going through a divorce with children involved—whether the children are minors or adults—you may be wondering how division of property will work. The outcome will differ depending on a variety of factors. They include whether the children are yours, your spouse’s, or yours together. Also, it depends on whether or not you [...]

By |2017-10-23T08:18:23-04:00October 23rd, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on How Does Division of Property Come into Play in a Divorce with Children?

The Top 3 Ways Divorce Advice for Women Is Different than for Men

When it comes to divorce advice for women, you will get everything from counseling columns in magazines to unsolicited advice from people in line at the grocery store. You can get tidbits of good information from many different sources. However, if you are in the middle of going through a divorce, you need to ensure [...]

By |2017-10-16T08:01:27-04:00October 16th, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on The Top 3 Ways Divorce Advice for Women Is Different than for Men

What Are the Financial Responsibilities When It Comes to Legal Help with Divorce?

Getting legal help with divorce is a necessary expense, but for many people it can be a major financial concern. The thought of spending so much money on your divorce may cause you to panic because you know it will be a significant financial hardship. You may be wondering what you can expect it all [...]

By |2017-10-09T07:52:49-04:00October 9th, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on What Are the Financial Responsibilities When It Comes to Legal Help with Divorce?

What Do I Need to Do to Petition for Divorce from My Estranged Spouse?

Once you have decided you are ready to petition for divorce from your estranged spouse, it’s important to know the right steps to take. It is also in your best interests to have legal support to guide you through the process. Divorce can get sticky and complicated. But having a divorce attorney on your side [...]

By |2019-02-12T18:10:45-05:00September 15th, 2017|Divorce|Comments Off on What Do I Need to Do to Petition for Divorce from My Estranged Spouse?