When a marriage ends, there may be many questions. Divorces can involve a variety of legal and financial implications for both parties. What will happen to a couple’s home or other property? Who is entitled to what portion of a common bank account? Where will the children live, and how often will the other parent be able to see them? Any divorce proceeding is an inherently stressful process and many actions during marriage can have consequences later during a divorce.
A recent case in the District of Columbia illustrates how important it is to know how to deal with implications of other areas of the law when going through a divorce. Read more