You are going to have to seek to now get your attorney to vacate the agreement based on it being unconscionable at the time it was entered based on the actual needs you had and you will have to show how that based on the financial disclosures in the divorce
that the settlement was not an equitable distribution
of the marital property. This is much harder to do where you had an attorney, since it was their job to explain this agreement to you prior to it being entered by the court and this means you will have to get another attorney in most cases I am afraid to prove that your attorney was negligent in allowing you to agree to this type of settlement agreement against your best interests. Make no mistake, because you had an attorney, it will be very difficult to get this agreement vacated now and the only chance is to show that based on the evidence your attorney had, no reasonable attorney would allow you to agree to such a settlement against your best interests. The court will only vacate the agreement if you can prove that the agreement is unconscionable and that your attorney was negligent in allowing such an agreement to be entered against your best interests.
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