A judgement was made that all ownership be given to his ex-wife. But the mortgage was taken out together and his name wasn't removed from it is that legal? We cant get a house because his name is still on it and she was just in default so its really messed up his credit. What can do if anything?
Divorce / Separation Lawyer
You can move for enforcement of the Judgment of Divorce. However, the court can't require a bank to give the ex a loan... so the solution may be to seek an order that the house be sold.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
The divorce has nothing to do with the bank.
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Family Law Attorney
Bring the Judgment and any Stipulation of Settlement to a local matrimonial attorney for review. It's impossible to determine his options without first reviewing the actual documents.
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