Texas residents know the process of divorce is a tough one. Couples are often faced with new challenges each time they enter the courtroom. Between the legalities of a divorce and the splitting of assets, it is easy for one to get confused and frustrated. There are things a couple can do to prevent this, though. It can be beneficial to talk to specialists who deal with every possible conflict a divorce can bring.
Child custody is one of the more difficult challenges a couple faces when divorcing, but there is hope. It used to be that a judge would ask the child, depending on age, who they wanted to live with. However, this can leave a child feeling like they are betraying one of their parents. Psychological experts can look into family circumstances and professionally evaluate the best situation for the child. Their opinion on a custody agreement is one that will best suit both the parents and the child.
For many families, there is often one provider for the family while the other spouse stays home and takes care of the children. This can leave that person feeling as if they won’t be financially stable when the divorce is over. Vocational experts can help by evaluating the unemployed spouse’s skills and recommending a variety of jobs that fit that person’s lifestyle. An income evaluator is another option. This person can evaluate the income of the couple to help with fair splitting of the assets and monetary support.
The division and value of the properties the couple share may cause tension in a courtroom. There may be conflict regarding a home or business the owns together. Real estate and business valuation experts can help by fairly evaluating property and business worth, or even organizing the sale of properties in order to split the funds. Using experts like these to assist with one’s divorce in Texas can be very helpful during the entire process.
Source: The Huffington Post, Divorce Confidential: Using Experts In Your Divorce, Caroline Choi, Oct. 24, 2013