Entries by Kristin Harrison

Save your Sanity during Divorce: Co-operation and a Marital Settlement Agreement

When a marriage must end, making an agreement about the terms of the divorce is difficult. However, a Legal Document Assistant can help two people create a Marital Settlement Agreement, essentially a contract, that spells out the terms of their divorce. Rather than pay attorneys to fight for court orders regarding child and/or spousal support, debt, or assets,  it […]

Low Cost Divorce is Possible: Hire a Paralegal

Working with a Legal Document Assistant, formerly called an Independent Paralegal, will reduce the cost of a divorce. LDA’s can assist both parties in filling out the necessary paperwork properly, and charge significantly less than attorneys. LDA’s generally handle fairly simple cases that do not require the advice of an attorney.