Many people forget that divorce is, at its most basic level, simply the dissolution of a contract. This is a business transaction. Marriage as well is the formation of a contract set with binding agreements. Divorcing is breaking down this contract and determining the best way to arrange all loose ends. Many couples allow their emotions, hurt, fear, or anger to dictate the circumstances of your discussions of negotiations. If you keep your emotions out of the process, things will move more smoothly.
As businesses are required to be professional during their transactions and contract agreements with clients, you will want to calmly and professionally look at your divorce arrangement with your spouse. It may be necessary to call for mediation or to get multiple lawyers involved in the process. This will help you to get all of the information that you need and work out any details you may not have through about on your own.
At Claery & Hammond, we understand that divorce is a deeply personal matter. We can professionally guide you through your divorce so that you will not need to handle all the legal dealings on your own. We can also assist you in making the best decisions for your future and your family when you are organizing the dissolution of marriage. You may need to determine certain aspects of property division, child custody, and child support. Whenever you encounter tough decisions, consult with a professional, just like a business would do. Hire a skilled lawyer at our Los Angeles divorce firm today to learn more!