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Divorce Rates Rise After the Holidays
The holidays can be very stressful. As different sides of the extended family make their own demands for time and attention, the financial and emotional pressure of the season can create tensions that expose a relationship’s weaknesses. For many couples, the additional strain on relationships already stretched too thin proves too much to handle.
Does it Matter Who Files for Divorce First?
In divorce proceedings, the plaintiff is the party who filed the suit. The defendant is the party who was served with divorce papers. Being the plaintiff or defendant provides no advantage in terms of property division, child custody and support, and other issues that will be settled in your divorce. However, there are certain tactical advantages to filing for divorce first.
How are Community Property and Debts Handled in a Divorce?
Community property refers to everything a husband and wife own together. Included in community property are things like real estate, money earned during a marriage, and debts amassed while married.
Unique Concerns for Couples with High Net Worth
Every divorce is different, but some are more cut and dry than others. When issues like high net worth are a consideration, divorce mediation and litigation can become very complex.
Factors that may become a unique concern for higher-income parties include:
Keys for a Successful Divorce
Divorce, even under amicable situations, can be a tremendously painful and trying experience. Understanding the keys for a successful divorce can help ease the process and ensure the most desirable outcome for all involved.
What Does a Family Lawyer Do?
Welcome to Our Family Law Website
The Law Office of Thomas C. Bradley is proud to welcome you to our preeminent online resource for family law in Reno.
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