Dating during divorce law
Problems do not only mean that your spouse will be upset and angry with you, but those emotions will likely translate into a longer and more highly contested case.
Translation: extramarital relationship = anger = lengthier and more contested divorce = much more money spent on your divorce than is probably necessary.
DO NOT DATE DURING DIVORCE AND CERTAINLY DO NOT LIVE WITH A GIRLFRIEND OR BOYFRIEND DURING THE DIVORCE.
If you feel you must date, be as discreet as possible, preferably not allowing anyone to know you are dating.
What do you need to tell your divorce attorney about regarding a spouse’s relationship?
Whatever you know about your spouse’s relationship with another person needs to be disclosed to your attorney no matter how embarrassing it may be.
I have learned through my years of representing people in divorces that it is more common than you would think for people to casually mention that he or she is dating someone even before their divorce has begun.
The challenges that you will encounter as a result of entering into a dating relationship with another person during your divorce will cause issues that are completely avoidable.
While you may feel like you are emotionally ready to start dating you may not be.
Disproportionate refers to simply a greater than fifty percent share of the community estate.
The community estate encompasses property that you and your spouse acquired during your marriage.