For many couples considering divorce, legal separation allows them to have a cooling off period to avoid ending their marriage, or it can pave the way to creating a final divorce agreement. In other cases, legal separation is a more feasible solution than divorce due to religious or financial concerns. Legal separation allows a couple to remain legally married while being able to live their own lives apart from one another. At The Garling Law Firm, LLC, we can help you craft a legal separation agreement that protects your immediate and long-term interests.
Our Brighton family lawyer has nearly two decades of legal experience with which to guide you through every step of a legal separation. As he also holds an MBA, he is well-versed in the financial intricacies that may be involved in your case.
While religious beliefs are often cited as the reason why a couple doesn’t want a divorce, for many other separating parties, it is health insurance coverage or Social Security benefits that motivate their decision to legally separate rather than divorce. If either separating party wants to marry another person, however, then they must obtain a divorce before doing so.
In a legal separation, the separating parties must craft an agreement that covers:
With our Brighton legal separation lawyer, you can find the compassionate, cost-efficient counsel you need and deserve. If you would like to learn more about your legal rights and options in a legal separation as well as how we can be of service to you, please contact us today. We are available outside of normal business hours to ensure that we can meet at a time that’s convenient for you.
Call (720) 548-1816 or send us an email today to request your family law appointment.