Benefits of divorce

By |2022-04-07T19:44:12+00:0027 Aug 2015|Categories: Divorce|

Benefits of divorce

People often decide to divorce when they no longer feel as though their marriage is working out. Although this is an acceptable reason to divorce, there are several other reasons couples may choose to legally end their marriage. When it comes time to go their separate ways, some couples may not realize it right away, but there are actually several benefits to going through with the process and finalizing the divorce.

The following are the benefits of divorce:

  • Helps determine which spouse will receive what property.
  • Helps determine if a spouse will get spousal support.
  • Helps determine which spouse will get child custody and what the visitation schedule will be.
  • Helps determine if a child will get child support.

The abovementioned benefits are common issues that are discussed when couples decide to divorce. Oftentimes, when a couple is experiencing a dispute over any of these issues they may have to let a judge decide for them how everything will be arranged. This is not always something that couples agree with, so before they go in front of a judge they may attempt to find an arrangement as far as property division, spousal and child support and child custody so there is no need for the court to step in.

Whether a couple decides to let a judge make the decisions for them or if they want to try to work together and find an arrangement, they will need the assistance of an attorney. Attorneys are familiar with divorce cases and may be able to offer couples advice on how each issue should be handled. If a couple wants to truly enjoy the benefits of divorce, an attorney can possibly help them do so.

About the Author:

Dorie Anne Rogers - The Law Offices of Dorie A. Rogers, APC
Dorie A. Rogers, a Family Law Specialist, Certified by the State Bar of California, has been an attorney since 1981 with an exclusive family law practice located in Orange County. She is accepting dissolution cases with support and property issues including the use of forensics to ascertain business value, community interests and to establish monthly case flow analysis. Ms. Rogers has substantial experience in high conflict custody litigation involving sophisticated psychological issues. She drafts premarital and postmarital agreement designed to define and establish parties' separate and community property interests. Paternity cases and domestic violence matters are considered part of her practice. Ms. Rogers is a court-approved and court-appointed to represent minor children.Ms. Rogers consults with individuals concerned about entering or exiting a relationship. She advises effective strategies for dissolution or premarital planning. Knowledge is power and good planning affords better results.Specialties: Family Law Specialist, Certified by the State Bar of California
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