Looking for a divorce attorney in Fayetteville NC, before you contact an attorney, there are some facts you should be aware of. Read our valuable resource below!

Divorce is an unfortunate matter that affects many married couples. There are many reasons for a divorce. However, it can also be viewed as a new beginning. A divorce in Fayetteville North Carolina is merely a status change from being married to once again being single. The necessary requirement is that you have been separated for at least one year and that you have not resumed the relationship during that period. Being separated, means living in two separate households.

If You Are Living In Two Different Bedrooms

If you are living in two different bedrooms, this does not mean that you are separated. In many counties you are able to handle a divorce by summary judgment. Summary judgment is a process where the parties do not have to appear at the divorce hearing, if they wish not to attend.

Many Other Issues Are Associated With Divorce

However, many other issues are associated with divorce which may need to be litigated, including: child custody, child support, alimony, equitable distribution, and post separation support. If one wants to prosecute a claim for spousal support or property division, one must file a claim prior to the entry of the divorce judgment. If one fails to file a claim for spousal support or property division prior to entry of the divorce judgment, then that party may lose their claim forever. The attorneys at Johnson Law are skilled litigators and are able to explain and resolve the many issues that arise out of a divorce.

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