If you are thinking of getting
divorced or about to go through one, you likely have many questions and
concerns. How will it influence your daily life? How will it impact your
children? How will it affect your finances? Written by family law expert Kathy
Boufford, Divorce Matters provides all
the answers and advice you need to navigate the process from start to finish in
one step-by-step guide.
Based on the author’s years of legal experience, Divorce Matters discusses the practical issues to consider at the outset of a divorce. It explains how to find the right professional to help you with your divorce and walks you through how to prepare for your case, detailing all the elements you may be required to produce. It even strikes a hopeful note by showing how couples can bypass traditional litigation and end their marriage through mediation. It talks about contentious divorce-related issues such as children and finances, and outlines the process of negotiation, settlement, and trial. Finally, it offers guidance on divorcing a spouse who may be abusive or struggling with mental illness, and closes by teaching you how to pave the way for a happy post-divorce life.
Divorce Matters is meant to prevent you from making the common mistakes so many divorcing couples make and hopefully save you some heartache, time, and money. Going through a divorce may not be easy, but thanks to this book, it doesn’t have to be overwhelming.
Kathy Criscuolo Boufford, ESQ received her law degree from Quinnipiac University, School of Law. She is a dedicated and skilled family law attorney with many years of experience as a trial advocate and mediator. Her underlying priority is to help her clients overcome their feelings of fear and despair and gain confidence and hope. Support and education are as important in her journey as the legal representation she provides. Kathy is also a highly sought-after speaker on the subject of family law and divorce. She is a partner at the firm of Bellenot & Boufford, LLC located in Monroe, Connecticut.