If you are considering divorce you will want to ensure you are making the right decision for you and your family. It is important to keep the children's best interests at heart. Meaning making decisions that are going to keep them safe and healthy. This can be a stressful time due to the unknown. It is important to take time for yourself to ensure you make the right decision for yourself. In addition, you will want to speak with those close with you to get some feedback on the situation.
At the same time, you will want to discuss the potential divorce with your children to see how they are doing. They may want to blame themselves for the marriage not working. It is important to reassure them that the divorce is not their fault and that they should not blame themselves. Furthermore, you will want to further clarify to them that is only between you and the other spouse. Checking in on the children frequently will assist with the change and transition everyone will be going through.
Speaking with a family law attorney to find out what your rights are can help ease some of the stress you are feeling. The attorney can inform you in detail what the process will be. If you have any questions the attorney will be able to clarify them for you. In addition, the attorney can advise you on what the next steps are if you choose to move forward.
For further information regarding divorce and family law please contact Yanez & Associates. Please call 714-971-8000 for your free initial consultation!