How to Get a Divorce in North Carolina

How to get divorced in North Carolina

One of the most common questions we receive is “how do I get a divorce?” In North Carolina, the process to finalize your divorce is fairly easy and straightforward. It’s everything that happens BEFORE you get divorced that is difficult. Getting a divorce is a big deal, and there are lots of legal implications involved […]

How to File for Divorce in Cary, North Carolina

Transcript, “How to File for Divorce in Cary, North Carolina” Hey there, Jim Hart here from the Hart Law Firm. I am a divorce and family law attorney here in Cary, North Carolina, and today I want to talk to you about how to file for divorce. In North Carolina, the process of filing for […]

3 Common Mistakes People Make when Filing their own Divorce

Divorce Mistakes

There are a ton of divorce mistakes that I often see people make when they file their own divorce. When I was preparing to write this post, I did a brainstorm and could find no fewer than 10 major mistakes – any one of which could doom your divorce, cause you major legal/financial trouble, or […]

Should you get divorced before the end of 2013?

If you are just starting to think about getting divorced, and you live North Carolina, then you are pretty much out of luck to get divorced in 2013, or 2014 either for that matter. The process to get divorced in North Carolina is a long one, and starts with getting separated from your spouse. Once […]

Taxes and Divorce in North Carolina – 5 Things you need to know

Taxes and Divorce have been a frequent topic of discussion during the Family Law Intensive Seminar that I attended today and yesterday in Charlotte.  In addition to taxes and divorce, there has been much discussion of business valuations, custodial evaluations, alimony experts, etc. Going to CLE’s like this always gives me lots of great ideas […]

Divorce in North Carolina – When you can and when you can’t…

Filing for divorce in North Carolina seems, at first glance, to be a fairly straightforward process. Most people think, “It’s just a little paperwork, I can handle this myself…” And for most people with straightforward cases, they would be correct. However, there are those cases that are not so straightforward, and that is where us […]

Another reason why hiring a Cary Divorce Lawyer is a good idea

In this day and age of technology and free information on the internet, it is not surprising that a lot of people want to try and play lawyer and represent themselves.  In their mind, they think that they are going to be saving themselves thousands of dollars. In some cases, they might be right, but […]