2021

What Divorcing Parties Need To Know About Lump Sum Support

No one wants to see people suffer economically during and after divorce. To help prevent a gap in economic disparity, certain forms of support may be ordered. Even though more women than ever are earning income, they still often lag behind in pay and may be the one who ends up staying home from work to care for the children of the family. Not only does that situation call for spousal support, but anytime a party won't be able to earn enough income to pay for their needs, the judge may order spousal support regardless of gender.