Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce provides clear answers that can help make divorce simpler and reduce its financial and emotional cost. Readers will even learn how to complete the divorce with minimal help from an attorney.
With compassion and understanding, Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce explains what to expect through each stage of divorce. It helps readers:
understand the divorce process
learn about different types of divorce, including mediated, collaborative, and contested
identify and divide property and assets fairly
work with mediators or lawyers
avoid expensive and painful court battles
establish child custody and visitation arrangements
handle child support issues, including how support is paid and enforced
draft a marital settlement agreement
deal with divorce emergencies
address post-divorce issues, and
negotiate and settle spousal support.