Cincinnati Divorce Lawyer
The process of filing and obtaining a divorce is one of the most emotional and stressful events that someone can experience in life. However, navigating through the divorce process in Ohio may be made easier with help and assistance of an experienced family law attorney.
Jenny Namanworth Smith offers years of divorce litigation experience and in-depth knowledge of Ohio divorce law to assist her clients in achieving the best possible results in contested and uncontested divorces.
Getting a Divorce in Ohio
When attorney Smith initially consults with you about your divorce, she provides a thorough overview of the divorce process and helps you anticipate how Ohio law may affect you.
While Ohio law technically requires grounds for divorce, these grounds can include "incompatibility," or the fact that the couple has lived separate and apart for a year or more. Usually, the divorce process begins with one spouse filing a motion for temporary orders. Based on affidavits by both sides, the court makes a ruling on the temporary orders that will apply during the time that the parties are awaiting trial.
The court can issue temporary orders which may include awarding child and/or spousal support, assigning responsibility for payment of bills and household expenses, and allocating parental rights and responsibilities which regulate custody and parenting time for each parent during the pending divorce action. These initial rulings can have a long-term effect on the final outcome in the divorce action, so it is critical that you and your lawyer treat them seriously.
Your divorce will probably involve a wide range of issues which must be resolved. Jenny Namanworth Smith will help you make the right decisions regarding:
Any good attorney will tell you that free legal advice from non-lawyers, including your spouse, is worth exactly what you pay for it. When you are considering a divorce, talk with an experienced divorce attorney about your options.
Contact Cincinnati divorce attorney Jenny Namanworth Smith
When you are facing a divorce, turn to Jenny Namanworth Smith for professional and personal attention. Contact attorney Smith by calling her Cincinnati law office at (513) 533-4567 to schedule an in-depth consultation.
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