There are several areas wherein the Judge will be asked to act prior to entering a Judgment of Divorce. Typically, questions arise which need immediate attention.
These questions are typically dealt with by the two attorneys for the parties. However, if you are getting no satisfaction from voluntary negotiations, your attorney may need to do more. Oftentimes judgment calls need to be made by the Judge.
For instance, when two parties split up, one or the other might leave the marital residence, or, an inversion of this problem, where one party wants the other party to move out of the house but that party will not leave.
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