Category: divorce settlement

5 Mediation Misconceptions

Mediation is a process you may be able to use to resolve the issues of your divorce. Instead of going to court and having a judge decide everything for you, you’ll work with your spouse and an independent third party to reach a divorce agreement you can live with. This alternate way to settle a […]

How to Choose a Real Estate Agent During Your Divorce

Divorce involves a lot of steps, including division of assets. One thing that may come up in your divorce is the sale of the family home, which can be a stressful and emotional process. During this time, it’s crucial you chose the right real estate agent to help you. Find an Agent You Can Trust […]

What You Should Know About Divorce Settlement Conferences

A divorce can be a complex process, but many divorces in New Mexico settle without the spouses ever going to trial. To settle means that both spouses have agreed on a divorce settlement they negotiated together, and they’ve submitted that agreement to the court for approval. As a part of this process, a couple getting […]

Property Division During a Divorce

When you are going through a divorce, you have to find a way to separate yourself from your spouse in a way that will allow you to move forward with your life. While the decision to separate is a very personal and emotional one, there are still other changes that come with this process, including […]

What You Should Know About Dividing a Business

Nearly everyone facing a divorce feels some anxiety over what will happen to the money and assets of the marriage and how their finances will look post-divorce. The process of divorce can be even more complicated and stressful when one or both spouses own a business. To get through your divorce while keeping your business […]

Assets You Must Consider During Your Divorce

When you are considering a divorce in New Mexico, chances are your mind will be racing over all the things you wish to protect, from your property and finances to your relationship with your kids. Your assets and finances are what will set up your post-divorce life and everything in it, so here are four […]

Personal Property Divisions During a Divorce

A common source of confusion and tension for divorcing or separating couples in New Mexico involves the personal items that are still in the family home while the legal proceedings move forward. Disagreements over these personal items, even though they may not be worth much, can create expensive delays in the process and even undermine […]

Minimizing the Cost of Divorce

Thanks to the media and stories passed around family, friends and acquaintances, many people believe that getting divorce will be very expensive. Although there are costs involved, a New Mexico divorce doesn’t automatically leave you flat broke.  A lot of what goes into a divorce’s final cost stems from how the couple is choosing to […]

Myths Surrounding Divorce in New Mexico

A divorce is never easy, no matter how civil you are with your spouse during the process. As you are getting divorced, you’re probably going to hear advice from everyone, whether it’s your close friends and family or your coworkers and regular babysitter. Before you consider any well-intended advice, you need to make sure you […]

Handling a Family Home Buyout During a Divorce

How to handle the family home is often a tough and emotional question to deal with during a divorce or separation in New Mexico. There are many good memories associated with the family home, and it can be hard to face losing those reminders. When you have children, this is an even trickier subject because […]