Established And Effective Guidance In Divorce
Going through a divorce or separation can at times feel overwhelming. While divorce is never a simple process, working with an experienced attorney can help. I have been helping clients throughout North Carolina resolve divorce issues for more than 30 years.
If you are going through a divorce or seeking separation, contact me today to schedule an appointment. Call The Law Office of Kevin R. Brackett for straightforward divorce help.
Requirements For A Divorce
For a divorce to be granted in North Carolina, a couple must live separate and apart for at least a year, with one of the parties having lived in the state for at least six months prior to filing. I can help you navigate the legal processes involved with a divorce and make the process more efficient and affordable.
The divorce decree officially ends the marriage. However, most issues involved in these cases can be settled prior to the official divorce, through mediation, including:
How Divorce Proceedings Are Changing
We are increasingly seeing individuals deciding to start families at a later date and subsequently divorcing later in life. Such individuals may be bringing into their marriages more finances, real estate and other assets. Also, couples are now marrying after having children from a previous marriage.
Under such situations, it is important to have a family law lawyer on your side with the experience to deal with the unique circumstances of your case. I am an attorney who regularly handles high-asset divorces and who understands the intricacies of North Carolina’s divorce law. More questions and answers about divorce and family law matters are on the FAQ page.
Protect Yourself From Violence
If domestic violence is involved, there are legal remedies that enable a spouse to get immediate ex parte relief without a court hearing or notice to the other party. If you feel like your safety, or the safety of your children, is compromised then contact me as soon as possible or call 911 for assistance.