If divorce is on your mind – whether you believe divorce is imminent or you are considering the possibility – it’s a good time to consult with an experienced divorce lawyer. The fact is that the terms of your divorce will significantly affect not only your financial future but also your home life and schedule with your children. If you have thought that you want to contact a divorce lawyer near you, there is no reason to delay reaching out.
Consulting with a divorce lawyer is not a commitment to divorce. In actuality, once faced with the reality of divorce and its effects, many couples redouble their efforts and commit to making their marriages work. If you do determine that you need a divorce, however, having already consulted with a knowledgeable divorce lawyer leaves you better prepared to move forward with purpose.
Your divorce will follow its own unique course, but the terms that must be addressed and resolved in the process remain the same, including:
Any one of these terms can play a significant role in you and your children’s future, which makes working closely with an accomplished divorce lawyer the best path forward.
A lawyer can help you explore whether you and your spouse can reach an out-of-court agreement on the above issues, which can prevent the need for court intervention and save you resources. If one or more issues remain contested, we can protect your rights in court.
The divorce lawyers at WARD FAMILY LAW, LLC in Chicago understand how vulnerable the prospect of divorce can make you feel, and we’re committed to helping you better understand the process, how your divorce would most likely proceed, and your best first steps if you do decide that a divorce is right for you. Our legal team will remain by your side every step of the way, so please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information today.
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