Going through a divorce can be a messy, difficult time for families. It is an emotionally draining process. If you or your spouse have decided that you want a divorce, you both probably have several questions you would like answered prior to filing such as: how long will the divorce take? How much will it cost? What about the kids? Will I have to pay spousal and/or child support? These are all common concerns among both parties to a divorce proceeding.
The outcome of a divorce will affect the rest of your life and the lives of your children. The process can be very difficult and confusing to navigate. We recommend consulting with an experienced family law attorney if you are considering a divorce or separation. We also understand that meeting with an attorney early on may sound intimidating, so for now, this guide can provide some insight as to how a typical divorce proceeding works in West Virginia.