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I have not red an attorney divorce yet. I can not afford it.

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I have not hired an attorney for my divorce yet. I can not afford it. How do I go about getting a portion of my husbands retirement. Can I handle this process myself? He is a retired teacher in Pennsylvania
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 1 year ago.

Although it is best to have an attorney you can file for divorce on your own. The retirement account is generally going to be considered a marital asset that should be divided.

Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 1 year ago.

You may also be able to get him to cover your attorney costs.

Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 1 year ago.

Let me know if you have any additional questions. You f not could you kindly provide a rating?