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What You Need To Know About Starting The Divorce Process In Mississippi

Is your marriage about to end? Are you concerned about the effect a divorce could have on your personal wealth or the time you get to spend with your children? If the answer to either question is yes, you could benefit from the experience of Stephen Maggio, founding attorney of The Maggio Law Firm, PC.

Our firm’s founder has more than two decades of legal experience, so he understands not only the divorce process in Mississippi but also the concerns his clients have about the effects divorce can have on their futures. He will work with you to protect your interests and ensure the fair distribution of your marital property and the security of your position as a parent.

To learn why the people of Gulfport have turned to our firm, you can schedule an initial consultation by calling us at 228-206-6637 or by emailing us.

Taking The Right Steps During The Divorce Process Is Important

When you decide to file for divorce, the key is to take the right steps from the very beginning to ensure the protection of your assets. In the state of Mississippi, there are 12 possible grounds for divorce. The court grants a “no-fault” divorce when a couple cites irreconcilable differences as the cause for the divorce. All the other divorce types require proof that one of the spouses is at fault for the deterioration of the marriage.

The ground on which you file for divorce can directly affect its outcome. For example, when deciding on whether to award alimony, a judge can consider one spouse’s misconduct. Similarly, a spouse’s moral fitness can affect a judge’s decision concerning child custody. If you want to protect your financial future and your relationship with your children, it is imperative that you also protect your reputation.

Start Your Divorce On The Right Path

With the help of lawyer Stephen Maggio, you can start your divorce on the right path. At The Maggio Law Firm, PC, we will be at your side from the day you file until the day the judge grants your divorce. With our help, you will know that your future is secure. Call us at 228-206-6637 today.