A divorce can be very painful, but you need to know your options and protect yourself by consulting a knowledgeable attorney to help you through the process. Without one, you might be in a dire emotional and financial situation.
As we all know, divorces can sometimes get a bit messy, and as we said before, it is always a good idea to hire an attorney who will make sure you are protected. If you have been married for a lengthy amount of time, then it might be possible for you or your spouse to receive maintenance (financial support).
In addition to maintenance, one might be forced to divide the property acquired during the marriage, which sometimes results in the sale of the marital home, cars, or other possessions. Bank accounts, pensions, and retirement accounts are all other financial considerations when attempting to dissolve a marriage equitably.
Hiring a matrimonial attorney who can guide you through the treacherous waters of divorce proceedings and ensure you are treated fairly can be crucial. Not only protecting your interests, but a knowledgeable attorney can also offer you guidance regarding your children’s interests. A custody battle will most likely disrupt everyone’s life. Custody and Visitation always center around the best interests of the children. Speaking with an attorney early on can be very helpful in protecting your children’s best interests.
If you need a matrimonial attorney who will do his best to preserve your family dynamic and foster healthy relationships, speak with Michael Gulotta, Esq. today, a former Attorney for the Child (“Law Guardian”).