Table of Contents Is It Normal to Think About Divorce? What Are the Two Main Reasons for Divorce How Long Do People Think About Divorce Before Doing It? Why Do I Need a Lawyer? Deciding that a divorce is the best option for your future is rarely easy. Regardless of whether you’ve been together for […]
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Table of Contents What to Expect: The Divorce Process in Arizona What Is a Default Divorce? What to Expect in Default Divorce Proceedings Potential Risks of Default Divorce Benefits of Hiring an Experienced Attorney During a Divorce You’ll Reduce Unnecessary Fees The Process Will Conclude Quickly You’ll Achieve a Better Outcome Emotions Will Not Impede […]
Deciding to pursue a divorce is never easy. Divorce means you’ll face significant life changes, including changes in your living arrangements, finances, and your relationships with friends and family. However, you’ll likely experience an additional layer of complication if you’re seeking a divorce later in life.
Making the decision to divorce can feel overwhelming. It is a major life change that will alter your day-to-day experience as you know it. When making a decision of this magnitude, it is important to understand your options. Most individuals are familiar with divorce litigation in the courtroom or mediation outside of it, but in Arizona, there is an additional option. This option is known as collaborative divorce.
Table of Contents Grandparents Rights in Arizona Federal Third-Party Child Visitation Laws How Judges Determine the Child’s Best Interests Scheduling Grandparent Visitation Time Enforcement of Grandparents’ Visitation Orders Set Your Children Up for Success A strong parent-child relationship is crucial for fostering a child’s social and emotional growth. However, grandparents can also play a significant […]
Table of Contents Best Divorce Self-Help Books What Are the Five Stages of Divorce? How Should I Prepare for Divorce? There are a lot of changes ahead. These changes don’t have to be negative. When it comes to the topic of divorce, there are numerous beneficial books for every step of the process. Whether you […]
You have to deal with a lot of things when going through a divorce in Arizona, including the division of assets and debts. For many, assets include retirement accounts. It can seem very unfair that you have to split assets, but the division of marital property is not always equal. Because of this, many people […]
Dissolving your marriage is even more difficult when you own a substantial amount of real property, financial assets, or both. The emotional toll of this type of divorce—known as a high asset divorce—can be devastating, since the sheer number of assets involved can quickly turn the division of property into a highly contentious and time-consuming […]
According to ARS 25-319, “the court may grant a maintenance order for either spouse if it finds that the spouse seeking maintenance: Factor #1 “The spouse seeking maintenance lacks sufficient property to supply for his/her reasonable needs.” The law does not explicitly define what constitutes “sufficient property,” but the courts have provided some guidance. It […]
Postnuptial agreements in Arizona You may wonder what is a postnuptial agreement. As everybody knows, prenuptial agreements have an increasing popularity, setting clear boundaries from the start of married life. If you did not think about a prenuptial agreement before getting married, do not panic. Legal documents that you can sign after taking the big […]