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What is Marital Property?

The one good thing about divorce is that it forces us to expand our vocabulary. Terms like Equitable Distribution, marital property, divisible property, and asset tracking are not often the subject of witty dinner conversations and I am still waiting for John Grisham to flesh them out in a novel about a young divorce lawyer […]

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Can a Consent Order Be Changed?

In North Carolina, when a married couple has children together and is divorcing, before the divorce is finalized, there must be an agreement on custody. In cases where the couple can’t agree, the judge will determine custody and issue a court order. However, as mediation becomes more common for divorcing couples who are seeking to […]

Warning Signs You Might Be Headed For A Divorce

Throughout marriage, many factors play a role in whether a couple stays together. Each partner must give a certain level of support, love and care in order for the marriage to work. Here are many on the common signs a marriage is headed for a divorce.

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Contested vs Uncontested Divorce: What is the Difference?

Although divorces seem like they can be “cookie-cutter” cases, that can be further from the truth. In fact, divorces are never just open and closed. Depending on the nature of your marriage and the resulting fallout, you may be faced with contesting a divorce. If you and your spouse are in agreement, then an uncontested divorce may be possible.