Rhode Island Contested Divorce Attorney
Why You Need a Lawyer on Your Side
If you are filing for
divorce, and you and your spouse cannot agree on one or more issues regarding
the separation, your divorce is said to be "contested." Contested
divorces can be an extremely difficult experience, as they frequently
require courtroom litigation that can be lengthy and expensive.
It is in your best interest to consult with a divorce attorney for legal
representation that is designed to help you reach an emotionally and financially
beneficial outcome to your case.
Contested Divorce vs. Uncontested Divorce
uncontested divorce, you and the other party would agree to all of the terms in the divorce
contract, and there would be no need for the court to intervene. When
your divorce is contested, however, the court makes the final decisions
regarding those issues you could not agree on, such as
child custody, visitation, and
This removes your ability to dictate the way that your divorce proceeds,
and increases the potential for an outcome that is not in your favor.
When you retain the help of an attorney, you have an advocate who will
tirelessly pursue a positive outcome that benefits you and your loved ones.
My Firm Protects Your Interests in a Complex Divorce Situation
The Law Office of Patricia A. Sullivan has provided clients with legal
representation in divorce cases for
over three decades. While I will always try and help my clients secure amicable solutions
to their cases, I also understand that this is not always possible. Occasionally,
clients need a legal representative who will fight for their best interests.
If you are involved in a dispute regarding one or more issues in your
divorce, my firm will work closely with you in an effort to obtain the
desired solution to your case.
Contact a contested divorce lawyer
who will fight for the best possible outcome to your contested divorce.