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Understanding Child Visitation Rights in New Jersey

When divorcing, child custody and visitation can often be stressful. Gone are the days, though, when one parent “wins” custody and visitation while the other “loses.”  One way New Jersey hopes to better the divorce process is by emphasizing a continued loving relationship with both parents while encouraging cooperation and communication between the parents. Keeping… Read more

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How Do You Divide Property in an Uncontested Divorce in New Jersey?

Divorcing your spouse is typically not a cut-and-dry process. However, if you agree on the significant issues arising in divorce – such as child custody, visitation, and spousal payments such as alimony – you may find an easier (and faster) road to divorce. An uncontested divorce is one in which spouses mutually agree on all… Read more

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New Jersey Divorce Requirements

Even if you want a divorce, you can’t just get one in New Jersey without meeting certain requirements first. Carvajal Law is very familiar with the New Jersey divorce requirements. If you need any help filing for your divorce in Northern New Jersey, Carvajal Law can help. Keep reading to learn more about NJ Divorce… Read more

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Uncontested Divorce

When to Financially Separate From Your Spouse in NJ

A divorce is going to have important financial ramifications on your life. We are not just talking about the cost of a divorce. You can save a bundle by getting an uncontested divorce anyway. We’re also not talking about things like alimony payments or child support. We are talking about financial separation. Want to know… Read more

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Uncontested Divorce

Is There Alimony in an Uncontested Divorce in NJ?

When people have questions about divorce, two topics often end up at or near the top of their lists. Can a divorce avoid the courtroom and will a spouse have to pay alimony? It’s not that these are the most important aspects of a divorce. Surely where there are children involved, you will want to… Read more

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Uncontested Divorce

Can You File For an Uncontested Divorce with Children in NJ?

Getting a divorce can be a tough and life-changing decision. Many want to consider uncontested divorce to save time, money, and potential heartache. Though not all divorces can be resolved this way, many wonder what effects having kids between you will have on an uncontested divorce in New Jersey. Can you file for an uncontested… Read more

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Free Divorce Consultation in New Jersey

Getting a divorce is hard, finding the right lawyer can be even harder. That’s where the divorce consultation comes in. You shouldn’t have to pay a lawyer before you know if they are the right lawyer for you, especially when it comes to your divorce. You can get a free divorce consultation in New Jersey… Read more

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Is Alimony Mandatory in New Jersey?

There is no doubt about it, divorce is hard. Trying to figure out how to separate everything from a married couple back into two distinct lives can sometimes feel like trying to separate the creamer back out of your morning coffee. For many, alimony is one of the tools used to facilitate that separation. Is… Read more

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Should You Move Out if You are Getting a Divorce in New Jersey?

Divorce is hard for a lot of reasons, and part of that is due to logistics. Like it or not, you are not necessarily working together anymore, this leaves some to wonder if they should move out or not, and some of that depends on where you live. Should you move out if you are… Read more