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What Are the Benefits of a Joint [Amicable] Divorce?

A joint amicable divorce, also known as an uncontested divorce, is a type of divorce where both parties are in agreement on all issues related to the divorce, including property division, child custody, and alimony. There are several benefits to this type of divorce, which include:

Speed and Efficiency

Joint amicable divorces are typically faster and more efficient than contested divorces. Since both parties are in agreement, there is no need for a trial or a prolonged legal battle. This means that the divorce process can be completed in a shorter amount of time, with less stress and expense.

Control Over Outcome

In a joint amicable divorce, both parties have more control over the outcome of the divorce. Since there is no court involvement, both parties can come to an agreement on their own terms, rather than having a judge make a decision for them. This allows for more flexibility and customization in the settlement agreement, which can be especially beneficial when it comes to issues like child custody and property division.

Reduced Emotional Trauma

Contested divorces can be emotionally draining for all parties involved. In a joint amicable divorce, since both parties are in agreement, there is less conflict and less of a chance for hurt feelings and resentment. This can make the transition to post-divorce life easier for everyone involved, especially children.

In conclusion, a joint amicable divorce can be a great option for couples who are ready to end their marriage but want to do so in a way that is quick, efficient, and less emotionally traumatic. By working together, they can come to an agreement on all of the issues related to their divorce and move on with their lives in a peaceful and amicable way.

For more information and assistance, book your free consultation with a member of Equivorce today.


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