The dissolution of a marriage can be complex, messy, and potentially costly, especially if there are children involved. Some couples may then choose to file for a legal separation. The motivation may be, in part, to continue to work on the marital relationship while living in separate households. However, there are pros and cons to this way of thinking. Costs may not be avoided by filing for legal separation and in the end it may be more costly.
To understand what legal separation is and how the process works, we will discuss your specific set of circumstance and decide what is best for you.