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Five Situations to Talk About With a Divorce Attorney

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Filing for divorce can be the obvious end result after years of fighting or simply growing apart from your spouse. It can also come as a complete shock, with divorce proceedings initiated against you seemingly out of the blue. In either situation, it is important to take the steps needed to protect yourself and… Read More »


Four Signs the Time Is Right to File for Divorce During a Separation

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

A separation can be the first step couple take towards repairing the damage in their marriage or it can signal the beginning of the process of filing a divorce. There are those who remain ‘married, but not together’ indefinitely, sometimes stretching out over a period of years. While there may be practical reasons for… Read More »


What To Do When Your Spouse Tells You They Want A Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

In some divorces, problems are obvious and stem from long standing disputes between the spouses. In other situations, the decision to get a divorce comes as a shock to one of the partners, leaving them reeling and wondering where things went wrong. If you have been blindsided by your spouse insisting on a separation… Read More »


Do I Need A Lawyer For An Uncontested Divorce?

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

In making the decision to file for divorce, an uncontested divorce may seem like the fastest and safest route to go. Uncontested divorces can be resolved quickly, provided there are no major disputes and the parties agree on certain issues. Even in these types of matters, it is a smart move to consult with… Read More »


Getting A Restraining Order When Going Through A Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Domestic violence is an unfortunately common problem, impacting both men and women. Even if your partner has not previously acted violent, threatening, or aggressive towards you, there is the chance that this kind of behavior could arise once you become separated or begin the process of filing for divorce. If you have received threats… Read More »


Common Disputes During Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

The process of going through a divorce is never easy, but knowing what to expect can help you be better prepared. Even in the most amicable of situations, there are certain issues that commonly come up, that could result in potential problems. Disagreements that arise during divorce proceedings can delay the time it takes… Read More »