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How Do I Know When It’s Time to Divorce?

Divorce is different for people who are parents.  When there’s just a husband and wife involved, there is rarely any discussion of timing since the people making the decision are those who are directly affected.  But when there are children involved, one of the most important questions that parents want an answer to is, when…

10 Questions to Ask Before You Divorce

10 Questions to Ask Before You Divorce

Few people who make the decision to divorce do so lightly.  Divorce usually comes after a great deal of thought and even some actions aimed at putting the relationship back together.  When that fails, then we usually know we are facing divorce. Before you do go down that road, however, there are 10 questions you…

The Benefits of a No-Fault Divorce in New Jersey

The Benefits of a No-Fault Divorce in New Jersey

In New Jersey, the causes of action for a no-fault divorce are either irreconcilable differences or separation (living apart for at least 18 months).  This is much more benign than the grounds for fault divorce, which include addiction, adultery, extreme cruelty, mental illness, imprisonment, or deviant sexual conduct.  Most New Jersey divorces are no-fault, likely…

The Documents Your Divorce Lawyer Will Need

The Documents Your Divorce Lawyer Will Need

While you may not have enjoyed a successful marriage, a successful divorce is possible if you are well prepared.  The divorce process runs on paperwork, and the outcome of your case will depend on the accuracy of the information you provide. You will need to provide your divorce lawyer with information about your marriage and…