Currently, there are a multitude of reasons why a person in a marriage would prefer a legal separation from their spouse, rather than a divorce. For a select few a separation agreement is a legal route they can take to get away from their spouse for moral or religious views. Some people may choose to separate legally to are are unsure of their current situation and need time to think about it with the optimistic hopes of salvaging the marriage somewhere down the road. Whatever your reason may be, it is highly crucial that you a legal professional prepare a separation agreement if you or your spouse are considering a separation.
There is a plethora of important issues and facts that must be addressed in your separation agreement, including but not limited to; child support, alimony, child custody and division of financial responsibilities. Both parties will still be covered by the others medical insurance company despite your legal separation, which is another important reason some choose to be legally separated. Nevada law does not dictate how long a separation agreement can continue and a Las Vegas lawyer can help you carefully draft your agreement which will outline the responsibilities and stipulation of each party.
The Grigsby Law Group and it’s staff of professionals are completely committed to helping individuals in need with family law matters throughout Southern Nevada. Our firm will help you with your separation agreement to ensure your interests and legal rights are protected. When you create a successful agreement it can be used later for a divorce agreement when and if you decide to go ahead with the dissolution of your marriage. Such legal separations are highly favored because they allow you to avoid the immense costs and time of taking a divorce to court.
For more information contact the Grigsby Law Group.