Help For Active Military Members Facing Divorce
Serving our country in the military is a major sacrifice that makes demands on a lot of the men and women who serve this nation. While members of the military have to deal with a lot in their service, getting a divorce is something that they may not have planned for. Juggling the needs of a divorce and your service is not easy, but it is possible with the help of an experienced attorney.
At my firm, The Law Offices of Stephen R. Piper, LLC, you’ll find a New Jersey family law attorney who has more than 20 years of experience helping our military members get through the challenges of divorce. By meeting with me, attorney Stephen R. Piper, you will have already completed the first step in resolving a military divorce. I can help you through the rest of them.
What Comes Next In Your Divorce
One of the most important steps in any divorce is document collection. While in the middle of a deployment, however, it can be hard to collect the documents you need if you did not bring them with you. I can help you gather documents and make copies of them for future use.
While gathering important documents like mortgage and title information, monthly utility costs and other expenses, you can also work on the next step: getting an accurate money statement and knowing all the details of everyone’s income and expenses as well as the valuation of major assets.
Once you have a clear idea of these important figures, I can help you begin separating your assets. I can assist you in creating reasonable goals in your division process that I base on the unique factors of your divorce. From there, all that is left is resolving the divorce and moving forward with your life.
A Knowledgeable Military Divorce Attorney
I am an attorney you can trust to understand the advantages the military grants you in your divorce, such as important Federal Laws like the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA), and the Uniformed Services Former Spouse Protection Act to give you the best result in your divorce.
If you are ready to meet with a lawyer to help you with the challenges of your military divorce, contact my Moorestown office at 856-333-3586 or email me here. The sooner you reach out to a skilled attorney, the sooner you can move forward with your life after divorce, so call today.