Divorce is an emotional time for anyone and takes some time to cope with and adjust to. For older couples, divorce after 50, also known as “Gray Divorce,” can prove to be even more challenging. However, these are not rare occurrences and, in fact, the divorce rate among those 50 and over has doubled between 1990 and 2014, according to the National Center for Family & Marriage Research. For couples over 65, the rate tripled within the same time period. How do older couples get through a divorce? Continue reading for some helpful tips on how to move forward.
No one can stop a divorce from having a financial, emotional, and legal impact on life, but the damage and effects of a divorce can always be minimized by taking the appropriate steps. Make good decisions now and you will be able to avoid a lot of hardship as you continue to move forward.
Divorce is often a highly contentious situation, regardless of a couple’s age. If you have been served divorce papers, are considering filing for a divorce, or are already in the midst of one, you will need a skilled and experienced divorce attorney to assist you in navigating California’s divorce process. At Cage & Miles, our San Diego divorce attorneys have demonstrated continuously that we possess the ability to represent local families throughout our community with the utmost precision, skill, and diligence.
We can handle a wide range of divorce matters, including contested and uncontested divorce, mediation, spousal support, property division, and more.
Get started today and contact our office at (858) 943-2060 to request a confidential consultation to discuss your case.