People are always asking me how they can save money on their divorce case. The number one piece of advice that I give them is to do their homework. In a Divorce action, Supplement Probate Court Rule 410 requires that the parties AUTOMATICALLY provide the following documents to the opposing party (within 45 days from the date of service of the summons):
Legal battles with family members can be emotionally and physically draining. Those emotions can cloud your judgment and negatively impact your case. When facing a legal battle with a close family member, whether it is a divorce, financial support or child custody matter, it is important that you understand your legal rights. In such an emotionally trying time, you need an attorney who: gets to know you and your family; learns what your priorities and concerns are; and works within the complex legal system to achieve the goals that YOU have set. An experienced family law attorney can help you explore alternative dispute resolution options in order to avoid a costly and contentious trial that puts further stress upon your family.