If you’re planning on filing for divorce, there are a few things you need to take care of first. It’s a complex process, and starting is often the most overwhelming step for most people making this decision. So before you tell your partner that you’re filing for divorce, make sure you’re doing these things.
First and foremost, you should be working with a divorce attorney, even at this stage in your divorce process. A divorce attorney can offer you invaluable divorce help at every stage of your decision and the divorce process.
That means that as soon as you’ve made your decision, it’s time to contact an attorney to help walk you through the next steps that you’ll need to take.
In addition, it’s important to make sure that all of your information is private. If your partner or anyone else has access to your private legal information, your case could be compromised. It’s important that your correspondence with a lawyer and any other divorce paperwork be kept as private as possible throughout the entirety of your divorce.