Real Life. Real News. Real Voices.
Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard.
Join HuffPost Plus
THE BLOG

What You Can and Can't Control in the Divorce Process

This post was published on the now-closed HuffPost Contributor platform. Contributors control their own work and posted freely to our site. If you need to flag this entry as abusive, send us an email.

As a divorce lawyer, two of the most frequent questions I hear from new clients are: "how much will it cost to get divorced?" and "how long will it take?" Although there are no definite answers, there is good news and bad. The good news: in some ways, you have a lot of control over how long it takes and how much you will spend in the process. The bad news: in other ways, you have no control. Below, a rundown of what you can and can't control.

What You Can And Can't Control In The Divorce Process

MORE IN Divorce