Alabama is an “equitable distribution” state when it comes to the division of marital property. Equitable distribution means that the court shall divide the marital property in a fair and equitable manner. However, a fair and equitable distribution does not necessary mean equally (i.e. 50/50). This is contrast to common law distribution. In other […]
Alabama Uncontested Divorce Process The uncontested divorce process begins with me gathering all the information from my client required for me to draft the divorce paperwork to file with court. I then draft all the required divorce paperwork within 4 to 5 business days. Some of those documents include a complaint, agreement, testimony and other […]
A complaint for divorce in Alabama is the start of a divorce and must be filed in both contested and uncontested divorces. The complaint requests what relief the party wants such as a divorce, child custody, child support and alimony.
Adult name change in Alabama normally comes up in two situations. First, women may want to go back to their maiden name after their divorce. Second, some adults just want to change their name for various reasons. Call at mobile attorney at the Monk Law firm to discuss getting your name changed. Name Change as […]