What documents or items should I give my attorney to help prove a history of domestic violence by my spouse?

The following may be useful exhibits if your domestic violence case goes to court: Photographs of injuries; Photographs of damaged property; Abusive or threatening notes, letters, texts or e-mails; Abusive or threatening voice messages; Videos or audio of your spouse abusing or threatening you (speak with an attorney prior to secretly recording anyone without their…

What is divorce?

A divorce is technically the dissolution of a marriage.  While an absolute divorce results in the dissolution of the legal marriage between the spouses, there are other claims that must be brought prior to the dissolution of marriage or they will be waived, preventing both spouses from ever being allowed to bring those claims.  These…

Tips for deposition

The following suggestions will help you to give a successful deposition: Prepare for your deposition by reviewing and providing necessary documents and talking with your lawyer. Get a good night’s sleep the night before. Eat a meal with protein to sustain your energy, as the length of depositions can vary. Arrive early for your deposition…