How are divorce and legal separation different?
The main element that distinguishes the legal separation from divorce is that in legal separation the couple opts to live separately but then they remain legally married. In case of divorce there is a complete understanding between the parties that they want the dissolution of their marriage.
In most cases, decisions to separate or file for divorce are fueled by emotion. When a marriage dissolves, in most cases, the law gets to decide the extent of financial obligation for both parties. If children are part of the equation, the percentage becomes even more complex.
Theodore Enfield Prenuptial Agreement Lawyer Miami knows sometimes, marriages don’t work out. For this reason, future married couples are often advised to form prenuptial, or premarital, agreements that fairly divide assets between the two people in the event of a divorce. Prenuptial agreements are well-known from the Renaissance era in Europe and earlier elsewhere. They are well-established in religions such as Judaism and Islam as well, being central, in fact, in some circles of Orthodox Judaism.