What are some good pre-separation strategies to prepare myself for divorce? Is it common to have a pre-divorce consultation to go over common-sense strategies to review what to expect?
I am not licensed to practice law in your state. Therefore, I cannot inform you as to the specific laws of your state and can only provide you with general information concerning divorce.
Yes, many people know quite some time in advance that they are headed to divorce. There is nothing wrong with getting advice and information about how to best approach your particular divorce.
It is best to meet with a domestic litigation attorney in your area because they will be familiar with the specific laws in your region.
Many divorce clients tend to listen to their friends who have been through a divorce or who know people who have been through a divorce; that is not usually the best strategy since divorce cases are heavily fact dependent and no two divorces are the same.
Many domestic litigation attorneys will be happy to meet with you to discuss your particular case and give you some pointers about how to best approach your divorce and protect your individual rights.
Remember, I am unable to provide you with anything more than general divorce tips, so please consult a domestic litigation attorney in your area to obtain specific advice as to the laws in your state and how they impact your circumstances.