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I am considering filing for divorce. I was not sure whether I should do it but given the situation with Domestic Violence is serious and I dont see him projecting remorse I want to make sure my baby and I are protected. I want to understand what are my chances of best preserving my assets and winning custody. If I wait and see how he handles DV case - I would love to preserve my family but only if my husband will take serious corrective actions. I was also trying to help him to avoid criminal record by talking to DA and his lawyer. His lawyer was very nice but when I told him that I will need to go on a business trip he called me back interrogating who the baby be with - I dont understand how is it relevant and got scared that he wants to try to take the baby... I would love to hear your perspective on the situation. Hope its clear enough.
New York, we have been married for 6m
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So a better bet for me is to go into divorce right away vs. trying to see if the family is salvageable, correct? Also can you recommend any attorneys? Also in my case will the process be long?
also is there any way for me to limit his visitation? I dont want him to interfere with the baby as his lifestyle is bad news. After she grows up - I will let her choose, but not now.
Ok - just one last question. If I decide to give it a shot - when is the latest I can file for divorce to still have minimal impact on the property and spousal support. I want to preserve all of the pre-marital property as it was all mine.
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