While some divorces proceed without much stress, many have complicated issues that are difficult to settle. Even when a divorce is uncontested, it is not always easy to go through. Many people going through a divorce feel more comfortable retaining Divorce Attorneys in Hollywood, FL. Even if an attorney is only used for guidance, it can make a big difference in how a divorce proceeds.
A divorce attorney can give peace of mind by assisting with every step of the divorce process. The attorney first works to file the divorce petition, which must be filled out precisely and include certain pieces of information. Through the petition, the grounds for the divorce are stated and any evidence needed to prove the grounds is included in the petition.
The Divorce Attorneys in Hollywood, FL help their clients to decide on the proper ground and make sure their petition is filed properly. They also make sure the other party in the divorce is fairly summoned and given time to respond.
Uncontested divorces without children typically go much more smoothly. If there are children involved, the attorney will assist the client in working out suitable custody and support settlements. If the parents cannot come to an agreement on custody and support, the court intervenes, and the judge ends up making the final decision. This is why it is best parents think about the best interests of their child and work together as amicably as possible.
The attorney will also work to make sure the client’s rights are protected, and they are able to receive a fair settlement result. This may involve custody, child support, spousal support, property split and debt management. Throughout the process, the attorney works as an advocate for his client to ensure the best outcome is achieved.
Though having an attorney cannot guarantee a favorable outcome in a divorce, it does allow for greater peace of mind and less stress. To receive legal help with an impending divorce, contact us and schedule a consultation appointment to learn how an attorney can help finalise a divorce.