What you need to know to get through the difficult process of divorce
In The Divorce Sourcebook, Dawn Bradley Berry, a research attorney and legal consultant, explains everything you need to know to protect yourself and your family, and she supplements her expert advice with real-life stories of divorce, including that of her own.
Filled with wisdom and sensitivity, this is all-encompassing guide to every aspect of divorce shows you how to:
|About the author|
Dawn Bradley Berry is a research attorney who currently works as a consultant, offering her expertise to attorneys in a broad range of substantive fields of civil law. She is also the author of The Divorce Recovery Sourcebook, The Estate Planning Sourcebook, and The Domestic Violence Sourcebook.
|Table of contents|
1.The Development of Family Law and Social Attitudes: A Brief History and a Look at Where We Are Today
2. Preparing for Divorce: How to Begin and What to Expect
3.Mediation and Litigation: How They Work
5.Divorce and Property
6.Family Law and Children
7.The Emotional Challenges of Divorce
8.Building a New Life
Resources and Suggested Readings
Appendix A: National Organizations
Appendix B: State Laws