Getting separated and going through a divorce in North Carolina has many steps and requirements but, with the proper legal counsel, you can navigate the divorce timeline and rules surrounding the legal proceedings.
Consulting with an attorney to review your specific situation and get advice on the process, your rights, and what to consider, as you go through a separation.
2. Information Gathering.
Information gathering of assets, retirement plans, mortgages, car titles, and statements, as they relate to your separation.
3. Separation Agreement Construction.
Separation Agreement Construction including working with your attorney and providing the necessary documentation to get started.
4. Finalization of the Separation Agreement.
Finalize the Separation Agreement once it has included all of the necessary information, is satisfactory, and suits your needs most appropriately.
5. File for Absolute Divorce.
File for Absolute Divorce only at the appropriate time and after certain steps have been taken.