Milton Divorce Lawyer
Our Milton Divorce Lawyers
Navigating a divorce alone can often be a massive endeavor. Even just starting the process can seem like a huge obstacle. To successfully navigated these difficulties, you should hire the best Milton divorce lawyer for your case. The best divorce lawyer for your case will have substantial experience litigating divorce and family law cases in the county where you will file your case. How do you know what county your case will be filed in? More often than not, if you and your spouse live together, your divorce will be filed in the county where you both live. For residents of Milton, your divorce will be filed in Fulton County Superior Court. However, if you and your spouse live separately, you may have to file in the county that your spouse lives in.
As mentioned before, it is important that the divorce lawyer you choose has experience with cases in the county that you live in. This is because municipalities often have different rules and procedures when adjudicating a divorce or family law case. Meriwether & Tharp's experienced Milton divorce lawyers have helped Georgians navigate their divorce for over 20 years. Our Milton/Alpharetta office is fully staffed and here to serve your needs today.
Call (678) 879-9000 now to have a free phone consultation with one of Meriwether & Tharp's experienced Milton divorce lawyers.
Taking the First Step in Divorce
Like many things in life, the first step is educating yourself. Knowledge is power. Knowing what to expect in a divorce can definitely take a lot of the anxiety away. Feel free to browse the topics below to arm yourself with the knowledge you need to succeed in your case.
Understand the Typical Divorce Process
Complaint for Divorce Filed
Start of litigation
Complaint is Served
Varies, but usually shortly after the complaint is filed
Answer to Complaint Due
30 days for the date of service
Anytime, but usually after initial discovery
Usually early in the process
Late Case Evaluation / Judicial Hosted Settlement Conference
Usually near the end of the case
Usually 6 months to years after the start of litigation
Divorce Hurts, but It Doesn't Have to be Nasty
How are you supposed to select the best divorce lawyer for you when divorce lawyers tend to say the same things?
Is it possible the traditional method could actually be making things worse?