8 Legal Tips for Divorce and Separation
- You should seek advice from legal counsel prior to moving out of your residence.
- Do not sign any document prior to its review by an attorney.
- Do not file for divorce unless you have resolved your issues of property distribution and spousal support.
- Good legal advice prior to separating can potentially save you thousands of dollars.
- No law requires a couple to prepare and sign paperwork (such as a separation agreement) when they separate.
- Oral agreements at the time of separation (concerning the rights and duties of the couple) are difficult to prove and impossible to enforce.
- Legal documents, such as separation agreements, are best prepared by attorneys. Would you attempt to remove your engine from your automobile when it needs repair?
- Do not procrastinate in consulting with an attorney.
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