There is no set time limit for a divorce to reach completion. The length depends on many factors and each spouse’s willingness to agree regarding marital property, child custody, and division of assets. Theoretically, a couple could divorce in New Jersey relatively quickly. Unlike many other states that require a minimum time period of separation[…] Read More
Month: October 2022
Will I Need to Pay Alimony to My Ex?
Alimony, or spousal support, refers to financial payments made from one spouse to the other during or following a divorce to maintain a similar standard of living. The main purpose of alimony is to allow each spouse equal or similar financial standing, and is typically awarded to the lower-earning, dependent spouse. Alimony is not automatic[…] Read More
How Do I Prepare for a Divorce?
Every couple faces challenges that can put their marriage to the test. Financial pressures, balancing busy careers and family obligations, and communication issues can cause even the most seemingly stable marriages to fall apart. Divorce has a major impact on all aspects of your life, so the more prepared you are as you begin to[…] Read More