What are Assets?
Assets are the things you own and have. It includes your clothes, your car, your paycheck, the place you live in, even your pet. Even if you think you have little you still have stuff. Stuff, to a lawyer, are assets. And they have to be categorized to make sure that they are given to the right person in a divorce.
Why Do I Need a Lawyer if I Have No Assets and Not a Lot of Stuff?
Even if there are few assets and very little stuff to divide or children involved in the divorce process, it is still wise to hire a lawyer to make sure that you keep the stuff you want. I provide valuable guidance throughout the entire process, from drafting the paperwork, filing it and getting it to the Judge. It's important to remember that even if there are not many assets involved, a good lawyer can help make sure that all terms of your settlement agreement are fair and equitable for both parties involved.
What Should I Look for When Hiring a Lawyer?
It is essential that you find an experienced lawyer who understands how all divorces work and what options may be available for your situation. Your attorney should also be knowledgeable about family law and how it is practiced in the court where your divorce will be filed. Additionally, make sure to inquire about their fees upfront so there won’t be any surprises down the line. This way you can ensure that their services will fit within your budget constraints without sacrificing quality representation.
Divorce doesn’t have to mean financial ruin; even those without a lot of stuff need reliable legal counsel to protect their future interests during this difficult time. Finding the right lawyer is essential; make sure they understand your unique situation and have experience working people like you before making a final decision on who will represent you legally during this trying time in life. With an experienced lawyer on your side, you will be able to move forward confidently knowing that you had a professional by your side to protect your future.
If you do not have a lot of stuff but still want an experienced professional, reach out to my office. I have worked with clients with little and clients with a lot of stuff. Call me or contact me through my website to see if I can help you with your uncontested divorce.