Alimony / Spousal Maintenance

When one party lacks funds to pay for their own monthly expenses they make seek spousal maintenance/support or alimony from the other party. Having detailed monthly budgets, monthly earnings, and some information about each parties’ work experience and education will help us answer questions regarding spousal support.

When one party has been solely dependent on the other the biggest concern can be “how am I going to support myself?”

While spousal support/alimony isn’t awarded in every case we can help you review the options and see if this is something you might be entitled to on a short-term or long-term basis.

What Is Alimony?

Alimony is court-ordered payments for a spouse after separation for their support and maintenance.