Some people think, “I can save a lot of money on attorney fees if I do not hire an attorney.” Perhaps, but what will it cost you in the long run? There is a plethora of hidden risks that people take when they decide to try to handle their divorce by themselves, which is called representing yourself “pro-se.” Read More
When I talk with people about getting a divorce, some people expect that getting a divorce will solve all their problems. Others think they are stuck in a hopeless marriage, and getting a divorce won’t make any difference.The truth is, divorce will change your life for the better and for the worse. Read More
California judge gets it right
I came across this article and video by the Huffington Post, which describe a new one-day divorce program in Sacramento, California. Sacramento Judge James Mize has designed and initiated a speedy divorce program for low income couples. Each Friday, couples are invited to divorce court, where they are provided with a free lawyer who assists in drafting the necessary divorce papers. Read More
Attorney fees and expenses can quickly accumulate to overwhelming amounts in contested divorce cases. Each week, I will provide you with a tip on how to reduce the cost of your divorce.
TIP #2. HONESTY IS THE BEST POLICY. Read More