Can Divorcing Couples Share the Same Attorney?

Can Divorcing Couples Share the Same Attorney?

If you’re facing divorce, you probably know you should get an attorney. If you and your spouse have already agreed to the terms of your divorce, it may seem like a good idea to save money by hiring one attorney to represent both of you. However, sharing an attorney is...
Can I Afford To Get Divorced?

Can I Afford To Get Divorced?

Can I Afford to Get Divorced? Facing a divorce is stressful, especially when you are not sure how it will impact your finances. How will you afford your monthly expenses? Is there a chance that you might have to move or seek different employment? These fears can keep...
How Long Will My Divorce Take?

How Long Will My Divorce Take?

At Porchlight, one of the questions we frequently hear is “How long will my divorce take?” The answer depends on a number of factors: whether your divorce is contested or uncontested, how quickly negotiations happen, whether you settle your case or head to...
Do I Really Need A Family Law Attorney?

Do I Really Need A Family Law Attorney?

If you are dealing with a family law issue, you might want to know “why should I hire a family law attorney? Do I need a lawyer, or can I handle this case myself?” A family law case can be so unfamiliar that is can be hard to tell when or if you need professional...