How Is Alimony Handled?
In order to support a spouse and their lifestyle before, during or after a divorce, alimony may be ordered. The alimony order will detail the length of time the payments will be made as well as the amount of the payments. Sometimes referred to as spousal support, there are four different types of alimony that may be ordered in Tennessee:
- Periodic alimony (alimony in futuro)
- Transitional alimony
- Rehabilitative alimony
- Lump-sum alimony (alimony in solido)
We are highly knowledgeable of these different types of alimony and can explain all of them to you, including whether or not you are entitled to alimony or will be obligated to pay.
Issues That Involve Children
When parents are divorcing, it is essential to keep the best interests of the children in mind at all times. We work tirelessly to see that our clients and their children are protected when seeking child custody, visitation, and child support arrangements. Our lawyers take the time to explain all the different aspects of these situations to help you understand how any potential outcomes may affect your family.
Take The First Step Forward Now
We are on your side throughout your divorce case. Talk to our firm today and let’s get started. To schedule a consultation, please call our office at 423-393-9836. You can also send us a message through our online form, and we will get back to you shortly.