Does Adultery Affect Divorce in Maryland?

The bigger question may be, “Do you want to bring adultery into your divorce?” I generally discourage clients from claiming adultery. To understand why you need to know the definition of adultery as it applies to divorce. The Cheating Spouse vs. Adultery There is a big gap between what people understand adultery to be and…

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Plan Ahead: Avoid the Unwelcome Effects Your Estranged Spouse Can Have on Your Estate

If you are separated but not divorced, you may be surprised to know that the law still gives your estranged spouse considerable control over your life and your estate when you pass away, no matter how long you’ve been living apart. That means if you die without getting divorced, your spouse could come in and…

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