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Questions to ask during divorce court
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where are you in the divorce?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
All court documents filed, trial date set.
Lawyer: MShore, Attorney replied 8 years ago
is the divorce contested? what are the points of contention?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
No kids, no property. Marriage was only for 3 years. She's wanting alimony as she cannot find a job, but has no physical or mental disabilites that prevent her from being employeed.
Lawyer: MShore, Attorney replied 8 years ago
what is her educational background? what was her last job, and is she currently working? what is her income? what is your income?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

Education for both of us is approx 2 years of college. I prsently make about $50K/yr.

Her last job was in Real estate, last year made approx $35K. She had to quit when she couldn't afford the fees to maintain her real estate liscence

Lawyer: MShore, Attorney replied 8 years ago
does she have any marketable skills?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
yes, she has done sales, held real estate liscense, and life insurance liscense. Also been an office manager, worked for a title company.
Lawyer: MShore, Attorney replied 8 years ago

questions to ask would be:

 

1) what, if any, efforts she has made to find employment since allowing her real estate license to expire?

 

2) how much she has in savings?

 

3) what her living expenses are, and proof of the same?

 

4) what, if any, plans she has for additional education and the steps she has taken in furtherance thereof?

 

 

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