Going through a divorce can affect the most important aspects of a person’s life and can involve some intensely personal issues. The breakdown of a relationship itself is difficult enough, but when it involves issues of money, property, living arrangements, or child custody, it can feel like life itself is in turmoil. If you are going through or considering divorce, an experienced family law attorney can help you protect your rights and assets, and provide a dispassionate appraisal of your situation.
Alimony is a particularly sensitive and important topic, as it could potentially provide for a person’s living expenses, or cost a person a significant amount of money. Alimony laws vary greatly from state to state, and in some cases the judge has wide discretion is deciding to award alimony, as well as discretion in the amount and duration of any award. Whatever the laws in your state, if you suspect alimony will be at issue in your case, you should certainly retain an attorney with experience in family law matters. In addition to helping with alimony matters, a divorce attorney can also help:
An Alimony attorney can help you with any alimony issues you may be facing, as well as help with any other issues that may arise.