MEDIATION V. LITIGATION - DIVORCE SOLUTIONS SERVICES
I am in the middle of divorce proceedings. Frankly, I think it was bad advice on my attorney's part.Answer:
This has dragged out almost a year. A Temp. Court Order was issued in Jan '07.
Am I able to stop these divorce proceedings (yes, I started them) and convert our Temporary Court Order into a Legal Separation agreement?
My main problem: I am disabled and am fearful if we are divorced, I may not even qualify for my own healthcare. I am currently under his HMO from his job.
You can stop the proceedings at any time by formally withdrawing your complaint .
You can then enter into a Separation Agreement with your spouse.
If you are living in the NYC metro area, I strongly suggest you call me at 212-370-1660 to
discuss mediating this matter rather than litigating it in Court. This is too important a matter to leave to self help.
It must be done with experienced legal counsel.
It will be cheaper, quicker, and less traumatic.
Leonard M. Weiner, Esq./Divorce Solutions