Separation and Divorce
We understand that a separation or divorce is a difficult time in a person’s life. You need someone on your side who is looking out for your best interest as well as the best interest of your children. Our experienced attorneys can guide you through the legal process of separation and divorce in several different areas, including:
- Legal separations
- “No-fault” divorces, uncontested and contested divorces
- Applications for temporary orders
- Annulments and Spousal Support (Alimony)
The end of a marriage is a significant event and we work to ensure a fair division of assets by taking various relevant factors into consideration. We analyze assets and debts, employment status, physical and mental health of all members of the family, as well as age and adjustment of children.
Our attorneys want to help you make decisions based on your goals and help ensure your rights are protected when it comes to child custody and support, property division, and paternity matters.
We understand the impact the Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act will have on divorce proceedings. Our attorney’s can show you how and when military pay or military retired pay may be awarded to a spouse. We are able to clarify and explain the interaction of Military Divorce Law and a state law in your divorce proceedings.
The attorney’s at the law offices of Jones Brown can explain how the Survivor Benefit Plan will be affected by a divorce.