A divorce (dissolution of a marriage or domestic partnership) will end your marriage or domestic partnership. Are you thinking about filing for divorce but are unsure of how to start and finish the process? If so, then you need the help of a family law attorney who will work hard for you. Few life experiences are more difficult than divorce. Every divorce is emotional and stressful, and requires careful planning as well as a strong support system. We at The Law Office of Keith E. Patterson understand your concerns, and can help you peacefully close one chapter of your life so that you can start a new life.

From the beginning, through all stages of the process, a divorce can be very complicated and time consuming. You may find yourself engaged in arguments and disagreements over property division and child custody, as well as child and spousal support. These constant disagreements and arguments can be overwhelming and difficult to handle alone. You will need to turn to an outside source to help you negotiate the best possible outcome for you and your family. We have the experience you need to help you get through the legal process as stress-free and quickly as possible.

There are many issues that need to be addressed when going through something as complicated as a divorce. Besides the typical things such as property division, there can be more serious issues when children are involved. You may find yourself facing the following types of issues:

  1. Spousal Support/Partner Support;
  2. Child Support;
  3. Child Custody;
  4. Parenting time;
  5. Paternity disputes;
  6. Division of assets and liabilities.