It’s easy to be so focused on getting divorced that you don’t consider what will follow. Lasting effects are so great that some couple reconsider. The challenges of life after divorce may exceed those that marriage.
The Law Firm of John C. Fitzpatrick offers this perspective hoping the strengthen marriages in the RTP. They would be glad to stop offering divorce services, if it were because people did not need it. Until that day comes, this law office in Durham will be dedicated to offering the most compassionate and skilled divorce representation they can.
Affects of Divorce
- Changes your tax filing status; not only from joint to individual, but also dependents based on the child custody agreement.
- You to remarry (although it can feel like having two spouses!)
- You are no longer entitled to inherit from your spouse.
- When applicable, it can alter your home ownership.