Divorce in Michigan is still a reality for many marriages. It is seldom entered into without thought and consideration. Divorce is never something for which one wants to plan. But if the possibility of a divorce presents itself, there are certain steps a person can take to simplify the process and protect himself or herself.
One wants to give careful consideration to the situation before making the decision to divorce. A divorce can be stressful, prolonged and costly. If children are involved, their best interests must be taken into consideration. What will be the best custody arrangement for the family, and who will be the custodial parent? How will assets, including the family home, be divided?