The Divorce Process in Georgia: What to Expect

The Divorce Process in Georgia: What to Expect

Legal processes can often feel confusing and scary — what do all these strange words mean? What are the rules? How can I be sure I’m doing it correctly? A good divorce attorney partners with you throughout your divorce so that you’re never in the dark. And the best...
My Spouse Filed for Divorce First. Now What?

My Spouse Filed for Divorce First. Now What?

Oof. You did not want to be served divorce papers. We get it. Now that it’s happened, the most important thing is not to panic. Movies and television shows sometimes make a big deal about filing first. But in most divorces, who filed first becomes quickly irrelevant....
Should I File First?

Should I File First?

If you’re anticipating a messy divorce with lots of fighting, there may be advantages to filing first. But what if you’re hoping for a divorce that’s a bit more peaceful? In that case, there are fewer advantages to being the first one to send in the paperwork. And...
How Long Does it Take to Get a Divorce?

How Long Does it Take to Get a Divorce?

It may have taken years to get to this point, but now you’re here: you know you want a divorce. And you probably want it to be over…well, yesterday. Of course, that’s not an option (sadly). But knowing how long your divorce could take can help you...
Uncontested Divorce in Georgia: What You Need to Know

Uncontested Divorce in Georgia: What You Need to Know

If you and your spouse both agree it’s time to move on from your marriage, you may think you’re ready to file for an uncontested divorce. But in Georgia, an uncontested divorce requires more than both people agreeing they want to end the marriage. Read on to learn...