Category Archives: Divorce
An Amicable Divorce Is Possible, Here Is How To Do It
No one wants to get a divorce but if you have tried unsuccessfully to repair your marriage, you may not have any other option. While you may be concerned about a long and drawn out divorce process, this is not necessary in all divorce cases. If you can divorce amicably, it can help your… Read More »
Why Choose An Uncontested Divorce?
Any divorce case is going to involve many high emotions, and they can cause extensive delays in the legal proceedings. However, some couples are able to set their emotions aside and reach an agreement on all the terms of their case. These cases are known as uncontested divorces, and they hold many benefits for… Read More »
Things To Know When Ending A Short Marriage
Divorce is always difficult, even if you were only married for a few months, or a few years. Many people do not realize how the length of their marriage will impact their divorce case, but it will in several different ways. Below, our Brentwood divorce attorney outlines some of the main ways a short… Read More »
When Is Divorce Court A Better Option Than Mediation?
Mediation is becoming a very popular option for couples who want to get a divorce, but it is not for everyone. Mediation sessions require couples, either individually or separately, to meet with a mediator, who is an objective third party. Mediators do not provide legal advice but instead, they foster communication and compromise between… Read More »
How A Financial Advisor Can Assist You During A Divorce
It may come as no surprise that a divorce will greatly impact your finances. Studies have shown that men who divorce experience a 23 percent drop in their average income. For women, the impact is far greater, as the average income for this group drops by 41 percent after divorce. Fortunately, there are ways… Read More »
Things To Know About Social Media While Going Through A Divorce
Social media plays a significant role in the daily lives of many people. The social media posts you publish when going through a divorce though, can significantly hurt your case. Below, one of our Franklin divorce attorneys explains the most important things you should know about using social media while ending your marriage. Consider… Read More »
Things To Know About Divorcing After A Short Marriage
Some people get married too quickly and then realize they want to get a divorce shortly afterwards. In these scenarios, many people are often worried that they will lose everything they own. Fortunately, with a Franklin divorce attorney by your side, you will not lose everything and will likely even be able to keep… Read More »
Why Work With A Lawyer When Getting An Uncontested Divorce?
Uncontested divorces are those in which the couple ending their marriage can agree to all the different terms of the divorce. It is for this reason that in Franklin, as throughout the rest of Tennessee, these divorces are known as agreed or simplified divorces. Agreed divorces are much simpler than contested divorce cases. They… Read More »
Common Myths About Divorce In Franklin
No one gets married with the intention of getting a divorce. Unfortunately, the sad fact is that approximately 40 to 50 percent of all marriages will end eventually. The divorce process is always a very emotional one for those going through it and the fact that there are so many myths and misconceptions surrounding… Read More »
What Happens If You Do Not Change Your Will After Divorce?
Even though most people understand the importance of drafting a will, the majority of Americans do not have one. In fact, according to one survey, only 40 percent of adults throughout the United States have a will. Those who have a will often create it and then store it in a safe or at… Read More »