View Our Practice Areas

Uncontested Divorce Archives

IS RHODE ISLAND AND EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION OR COMMUNITY PROPERTY STATE?

When couples go through a divorce, they will need to divide their assets and property. The way property is divided can vary from state to state. If you are going through a divorce, you will need to understand your state's laws and how they will affect your divorce. There are two methods of division: equitable distribution and community property. Some states observe community property, but most states follow equitable distribution.

HOW TO PREPARE FOR A DIVORCE

Before a divorce can occur, a couple has to prepare for one. Dividing two lives can be an involved process that takes considerable amounts of information, negotiation, and financial resources, so it is best to approach your divorce with a plan.

WHY ARE THERE SO FEW DIVORCE TRIALS IN RHODE ISLAND?

Thousands of divorce cases are filed in Rhode Island every year. However, if you were to visit the Providence Family court and walk from courtroom to courtroom for an entire month, you will likely stumble upon no more than one or two divorce trials. Out of these few divorce trials, the likelihood that the trial will actually be completed with a judge's decision is minimal. But why is this the case?

Schedule Your Consultation Today, book online with this link or simply text 401-400-4254 to
begin an open dialog with a member of our team.

Email Us For a Response

How Can We Help You?

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

TJC • ESQ

TJC • ESQ
76 Westminster Street, Suite 420
Providence, RI 02903

Phone: 401-400-4254
Providence Law Office Map