Marybeth Holland is a divorce and family law attorney in the Village of Barnstable, MA Read more [...]
Whether it’s mutual or a result of abuse, breaking up is hard to do. It also can be financially devastating. Divorce or separation leads to questions of alimony, physical custody, child support and guardianship just to name a few. Grandparents rights are often also a consideration when determining the family’s new future. The question of finances and how to afford living in separate places naturally comes into play. In order to protect yourself and those you love, know your rights and obligations. Divorce and Family Law, especially when domestic violence and child abuse are involved tend to be very complex and lengthy scenarios that can be ugly for all parties. Hiring a lawyer or mediator to help with a resolution is a difficult decision that can lead to significant financial decisions. You must consider the circumstances and research all options to determine which pathway is best.