Understanding Child Custody Agreements

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Child Custody Agreements

A child custody case can prove challenging for both you and your children, but one of the best things that you can do is educate yourself about child custody agreements.

The more you know about the situation, the better prepared you'll be when you go to court. We do not want to keep you waiting for this need to know information; continue reading now for everything that you need to know.

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5 Questions to Ask a Divorce Lawyer During Your Consultation

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Questions for Denver Divorce Attorney

The divorce process is not the time to try to navigate the family law system on your own. Divorce is stressful and overwhelming enough.

You need an experienced attorney to lead you through it. 

A divorce attorney can impact everything from how long the divorce takes to division of assets to child custody. Hiring a divorce lawyer is necessary, but you should not just settle for any attorney.

Here are five questions to ask a divorce lawyer.

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Finding a Family Lawyer in Denver, CO

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If you are in need of a family lawyer, you do not want to hire just anyone. Whether you need a lawyer to handle your divorce, child custody, or child support (or all of those issues), you want someone who is experienced and can help you successfully navigate the process. 

We have a few tips that you should follow to find a good family lawyer.

Property and Debt: How the Division of Assets in Divorce Works

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Division of marital property and debt

In Colorado, nearly 9% of marriages end in divorce (this is slightly higher than the national average divorce rate of 7.7%). 

If you are considering a divorce or in the process of divorcing your spouse, you may be wondering how your assets will be divided.

This is often one of the most contentious parts of divorce and ultimately, who gets what depends on several different factors. 

Read on to learn more about how the courts determine the division of assets in divorce.

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Legal Separation vs Divorce: Understand the Key Differences

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Did you know that in America, one divorce happens every 36 seconds? 

If you are trying to decide whether you should get a legal separation vs divorce, understanding the difference can help you decide. 

That is why today, we have created this quick guide to help you understand the exact difference between a divorce and a legal separation. Keep reading to learn more!

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Divorcing with Kids: How to Make the Process Easier on Them

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Do you know that there are over 1 million American children that suffer as a result of divorce every year?

How your child will react as a result the divorce will depend on their age, the circumstances of the divorce, and the personality that they have.

When you are divorcing with kids, your main concern may be how you can make the entire divorce process easier for your child.

That's why today, we've created this quick guide to help you find ways to comfort your child during the divorce process. Keep reading to learn more!

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How to Prepare for a Divorce: A Helpful Guide

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Wedding cake cut in half

If you are thinking about getting a divorce, it can feel like an emotional rollercoaster. During this tumultuous time, it is important to consider all your options.

Divorce is difficult for everyone involved. That is why taking the steps to prepare yourself for divorce will make the process smoother and hopefully less adversarial.

If you are wondering how to prepare for a divorce, we can help. Here are some important steps to take before getting a divorce.

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