It is not uncommon for the courts to reject divorce filings by pro-se litigants for corrections or clarifications or to gather additional information. Do not be surprised or alarmed if your papers are rejected by the courts. It is not unusual, and it is usually easily correctable. However, if the court rejects your papers because… Read more »
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In an uncontested case, your spouse is given the divorce documents and your spouse does not oppose the divorce. This can be done in two ways: By Consent/Agreement: Your spouse signs the forms we prepare called AFFIDAVIT OF DEFENDANT AND STIPULATION OF SETTLEMENT. When your spouse signs the AFFIDAVIT OF DEFENDANT, your spouse is acknowledging… Read more »
How will you divide your assets and debts accumulated during the marriage? Will there be Temporary Maintenance and or Post Divorce Maintenance (commonly known as ‘alimony’ or “spousal support”), and if so, how much and for how long? If there are children, who will have custody? What about visitation and parenting time with the kids?… Read more »
Because divorce law can be complicated, you should meet with a lawyer before you use Premier Paralegal services – even if you think your divorce will be uncontested. If you and your spouse have resolved all financial and parenting issues, and you do not have a lawyer, Premier Paralegal can help you. If you have… Read more »