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Austin Divorce Attorneys Discuss Mistakes about Leaving the Marriage

Austin Divorce Attorneys gavelIn today’s world, Austin divorce attorneys know many divorces start with heated and emotional issues. Ninety-five percent of most divorce cases end in a settlement. But only some actually go on to a trial. Once both sides of the divorce can start to detach from their negative feelings about the split, the quicker the movement towards a smooth settlement will be. Austin divorce attorneys know there are many of the pivotal mistakes that could very well lead you down a rough path to your settlement.

When leaving, do not:

Secretly Prepare

If you decide to continue on the road with without an attorney, or proceed with one, it’s essential that everyone start to get financial records. It is also very important to take inventory on all of the stocks and property you both have together. Avoid being secretive about your arrangement of financial records.

Ignore Talk about the Impending divorce

When you are the one filing for the divorce, it is very important to make clear what your plans are. Most people hide their plans until they near the end of the divorce, and this can lead to hurt feelings that could last indefinitely. When this happens, it has a high chance of increasing the end cost of the divorce. This would then make the other spouse feel like they should only proceed with everything under the examining eye of an attorney.

Be Cruel and Derogatory

Make sure to avoid any comments that can damage long term relationships like those with children and close mutual friends. Cooperation, as hard as it may seem at the time, will be very important to resolving the divorce.

Admit Your Faults

Austin divorce attorneys know that admitting past mistakes will make you feel guilty. But, although that is needed to work your way to forgive yourself, your spouse will become more enraged. There is a time and a place for redemption, just make sure you choose the right time and setting.

Contact Austin Divorce Attorneys

Everyone knows divorces are difficult, but contact Austin divorce attorneys, and they will help you make the right decisions. Call Nunis & Associates at
(512) 236-9696.

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    Suite 200
    Austin, TX 78701

    (512) 236-9696

    (512) 236-9695

  • Licensed to practice in Texas Courts, including all 4 Federal Districts of Texas. Primary practice in Central Texas: including Austin and Travis County, Georgetown and Williamson County, Bastrop and Bastrop County, San Marcos, Dripping Springs and Hays County.