3 tips for trying to prevent a contentious divorce

Pursuing a divorce is a major decision that can have life-altering consequences. Factors such as the division of assets and debts, as well as child support and custody can be highly contentious. Even in a more amicable divorce, stress levels may become elevated. As a...

What does Rule 31 mean for your Tennessee divorce?

Tennessee has dozens of state laws that regulate the divorce process, some of which people don't know much about. There are a lot of myths about divorce, and it can be hard for people who haven't actually gone through one before to know what is true and what is just...

Is your ex looking for a job in another state?

You and your ex are both from Tennessee. It’s where you grew up, where you met and where you got married. During that marriage, you never really talked about moving anywhere else. In any case, you got a divorce last year. You were granted visitation rights and...

Remember to do these things before asking for divorce

Once you know your marriage is over, you might be ready to take the next step and legally end it. It’s imperative that you first prepare for doing that. Even if it takes a little extra time, you’ll likely find that It’s worth the short wait. Of course, there’s one...

Who will divorce mediation benefit?

You might consider divorce a private matter between you and your spouse. Yet, many people have an investment in your marriage. So, while you and your spouse are the only ones who can decide how you handle your divorce, consider how your choice will affect others. When...

Is your marriage killing you?

No marriage is perfect, right? Well, that may be true, but there’s a big difference between a marriage that occasionally hits a rough patch and a marriage that’s just not working. For one thing, a bad marriage could be slowly ruining your health. Major marital...