Magnuson Lowell Blog
Each week we post a blog about relevant legal issues. Glance through our various topics to learn more about a particular legal situation.
Coming to the realization that your marriage is over is an emotional discovery. Even if things in your marriage aren't the best, there is still a good chance that you will feel emotional about calling it quits. From the moment that you realize a divorce is imminent, you must start getting ready for the process.
We understand that you might be ready to have the messy affair over with. The divorce process leaves you in limbo until it is finalized. This is why some people are so relieved once it is finally over.
As you work through the divorce, you need to realize that you are going to have to make decisions. Some of these are hard, but it is imperative that you think about how they will impact you right now and how they can affect your future.
The property division process often requires you to take a step back. When you are going through the assets that must be divided, you might start thinking about how emotionally attached you are to certain ones. Even though this is understandable, you need to remember that not all assets will benefit you in the future. In fact, some might be more of a liability.
Another area that is often filled with emotions is child custody. This aspect of the divorce is challenging because you want what is best for your children. You and your ex might not agree on how to accomplish the goal of well rounded, happy children.
We are here to help you with all matters related to your divorce. From helping you explore the options to developing a plan, we will stand by your side.