While many couples filing for divorce may choose to file for a fault divorce, many individuals may choose a no fault divorce as the best option. A no-fault divorce simply means that blame for a divorce is not placed on one individual over another, while a fault divorce requires that blame for the divorce is placed on an individual. A no-fault divorce is often filed when the reason for divorce is irreconcilable differences. Filing for a no-fault divorce can also provide a number of benefits to couples seeking divorce.
Benefits of No-Fault Divorce
Advantages of a no-fault divorce filing include:
- Reduced time in court, resulting in financial savings
- No reason to fabricate evidence against a spouse during divorce proceedings
- Increased privacy of divorce proceedings
- More time efficient proceedings
Along with these benefits, avoiding the legal battles that often come along with a fault divorce can make the already difficult process of divorce easier to deal with. Regardless of the type of divorce a couple proceeds with, however, having the assistance of an experienced divorce lawyer can be an invaluable asset in easing the process.
If you are considering filing for a no-fault divorce, the Houston lawyers at Holmes, Diggs & Sadler have the experience necessary to help you through the legal proceedings and complete every step of the divorce process correctly. Our lawyers understand how emotional a divorce can be and we are ready to give you the best legal advice possible. Call our offices today at (713) 802-1777 to learn more from one of our experienced team members.