Tagline
623-208-6098

Follow these 3 tips when asking for a divorce

Asking for a divorce is a big step in your life, as this is sure to change your relationship and future forever. You shouldn't approach this conversation until you're absolutely sure that divorce is the answer to your marital problems.

As you prepare to ask for a divorce, here are some tips you can use to get in the right frame of mind:

  • Have a plan: Know what you want to say and how to respond to your spouse, regardless of their reaction. When you plan for everything, you'll feel confident in your ability to push the conversation forward.
  • Get to the point: You don't want to dance around the subject, as it'll place additional stress on you and your spouse. Get to the point, be gentle with your approach and stick to your plan. Your spouse may beg you to reconsider, but if you're sure that divorce is the answer, you should continue forward.
  • Leave the details for a later date: It's tempting to discuss the details of your divorce, such as who will have custody of your children and who gets to keep the family home. Discussing these details when tension is high can result in an argument you don't want to have.

When you follow these tips when asking for a divorce, you're putting yourself in position for success. There's nothing you can do to completely eliminate the stress associated with the divorce process, but you can take small steps in making things as easy as possible for you, your spouse and your children.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
  • MCBA | Maricopa County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • ABA | American bar Association | Defending Liberty Pursuing Justice
  • Oregon State bar
  • NACBA | National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • NACA | National Association of Consumer Advocates
Schedule A Consultation Today

Attorneys You Can Depend On And Trust

From our office in Surprise, The Dodds Law Firm, PLC, serves our clients' needs throughout the Valley. To schedule a consultation with a lawyer, call 623-208-6098 or toll free at 877-827-9906. You can also contact us online.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy