Cleveland, Tennessee, Dissolution Agreement Lawyer
Uncontested divorce can be a win-win situation for all the parties involved. It has numerous benefits over contested divorce that will help you more readily move through your divorce and help you establish the next phase of your life. These benefits include:
- Flat-fee option, generally more cost effective than contested
- Can be accomplished more quickly
- Can help maintain civility, which is especially important if children are involved)
- Keeps decision making power in your hands and your soon to be ex-spouse's
- Minimizes the involvement of attorneys
At the law office of Angela C. Larkins, Attorney at Law, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, we help couples and families understand what is necessary for an uncontested divorce to be a realistic option. Chief among the necessary elements for uncontested divorce is that the other party has to agree to the divorce. For an agreement to actually be within reach, both parties need to be able to have a civil conversation where each party can openly express their goals.
During an uncontested divorce, the parties' chief goals are establishing:
Once these elements are agreed upon, we can file your marital dissolution agreement (MDA) and the parenting plan with the court.
Certified Divorce Financial Analyst
For our clients with potentially complicated financial aspects to their divorce, our founding attorney has an extensive background in finance. Beginning with receiving her Bachelor's degree in Finance from the University of Tennessee, followed by several years conducting tax audits throughout Tennessee. Our divorce attorney is a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, a certification that requires a rigorous program of financial education.
For assistance in determining if an uncontested divorce is the right fit for your situation, call a Chattanooga uncontested divorce attorney at 423-648-6622, toll free at 888-534-5336 or contact us online to set up your initial consultation. We accept all major credit cards for our client's convenience.