Should I Mediate My Uncontested Divorce?

Candace Duvernay Uncategorized

Parties may find themselves in a position where their divorce is not quite uncontested because they have unresolved issues, yet they do not require a full trial before a judge.  In those situations, mediation may be a good option.  Mediation is often required in divorce in Georgia, however, even when it isn’t required, parties often find a benefit in choosing …

Georgia Divorce and Kids

Candace Duvernay Uncategorized

Parties often hesitate to divorce when minor children are involved and decide to stay together simply because of the children. However, studies have shown that parents staying together in an unhealthy relationship often has a more negative impact on the children than an amicable divorce does. If you are divorcing in Georgia and have minor children, here are some things …

What Exactly is Marital Property?

Candace Duvernay Uncategorized

During a Georgia Divorce, perhaps one of the most confusing issues for married couples to navigate is that of marital property. Couples often don’t know where to begin when deciding how to divide their marital assets. Here is a guide to help you determine whether the property involved in your uncontested divorce should be considered marital or separate. When was …

What is Uncontested Divorce in Georgia?

Candace Duvernay Uncategorized

In Georgia, Uncontested Divorce is defined as a divorce where parties consent to divorce and agree on the legal issues surrounding the separation. Most people want to resolve their divorce amicably without a long and drawn out court battle and it is true that uncontested divorces in Georgia can save the parties time, money, and stress. However, not all divorces …