A Divorce Tale: Why Divorcing Couples Live Together

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A Divorce Tale: Why Divorcing Couples Live Together

December 4, 2018 | Bob & Fran,Divorce

Bob calls his attorney. The shock of getting served with divorce paperwork at work has worn off. He has had time to think about what he wants out of the divorce. He begins to think about his life after a divorce. Things will be better and worse. Financially, he understands he will be worse because a […]

A Divorce Tale: The First Emotion of Divorce

November 29, 2018 | Bob & Fran,Divorce

Bob is in corporate management at a hardware store chain. He is in his office when his secretary informs him that there is someone at the reception desk to see him. As he walks over to the reception area it seems that this person has gotten the attention of his co-workers. When Bob reaches the […]

A Divorce Tale: The Insensitive Judge

November 29, 2018 | Bob & Fran,Divorce

Fran returns to her attorney’s office. Her attorney hands her a legal document.   FRAN’S ATTORNEY: This is called a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage. When this is filed with the clerk’s office your divorce case is officially underway. Your case will be assigned to a judge and given a court date in about 2 months.   Fran reads […]

A Divorce Tale: Hiring a Lawyer

November 29, 2018 | Bob & Fran,Divorce

So Fran is finally fed up with Bob. They are both 40 years old.  They have been married for 10 years and have a 7-year-old son Benny. She is not happy. She is tired of the arguing and his critical comments. She suspects Bob is cheating on her too. This not what she wanted out of life. She […]

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