You have probably heard tales about the unpleasant aspects of probate. Perhaps you took the estate of your parents or other loved ones through probate, and you know first hand of the frustration, delay and expense. Like many, you may think that probate, like death and taxes, is just part of life.
It's never an easy decision to file for divorce. When a Tennessee couple decides to move forward with this decision, they may wish to avoid certain complications and a costly, stressful court battle. This is possible by filing for an uncontested divorce. While it is not always the best choice in every situation, this could be the right decision for your family and your unique divorce.
Families can come in all different forms. Some individuals may have solid biological family relationships while other families have formed through marriages or adoptions. As a stepparent, you may have been in your stepchild's life for many years and likely consider him or her as your own child. While the feeling of love may seem like enough, you may also want to make the full parental status legal.