Marriage is something that is usually done with great hope and vast reserves of faith in one’s soon-to-be spouse . It’s a beautiful thing —but it’s no secret that it can be a fragile thing that ends up broken as often as not. For this reason, it is a good idea in the midst of all the planning and the meetings for dress fittings and cake samplings and menu tastings and premarital counseling to make another appointment you may not have considered: an appointment with a Sacramento divorce lawyer.
You may be wondering why you would ever consider talking to an attorney in the midst of planning your wedding, but there are actually a lot of good reasons. First and foremost, approximately half of all marriages end without a happily ever after. You obviously think yours will not be one of them, but so did the majority of the millions of people who have taken legal action to end their marriage. Speaking with an attorney can help you understand how you can protect yourself and any assets you may have, as well as what you can and cannot protect. Read more