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Laurel E Solomon

Durham Divorce / Separation Lawyer.

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  1. I've been married for 7 months in NC. Can I get a fault divorce without having to wait anymore time?

    Answered about 2 years ago.

    1. Scott E. Allen
    2. Laurel E Solomon
    2 lawyer answers

    An absolute divorce in North Carolina requires that the parties have lived separate and apart with the intent to remain permanently separate apart for at least one year prior to the filing of the claim for absolute divorce. Absolute divorce in North Carolina is not fault based. You should consult with an attorney who practices in the area of family law in your jurisdiction to discuss your options, which may include other claims or protections based on your specific facts besides an...

  2. How likely is it that my ex will get visitation???

    Answered about 2 years ago.

    1. Joseph T Ostrowski
    2. Laurel E Solomon
    3. Paula Brown Sinclair
    3 lawyer answers

    You should discuss your situation with an attorney in your state knowledgeable in the law of child custody and visitation. The laws vary from state to state, but most states look at what is in the best interests of the child. This will involve a number of factors, including how well the child is doing in the custodial parent's custody, whether the custodial parent has impeded the other parent in having access to the child, and whether the non-custodial parent can provide a safe environment to...

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