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The 10/10 Rule in Military Divorce Law

The so-called 10/10 rule in military divorce law is well known yet often misunderstood. In some cases, this may cause confusion and set unrealistic expectations.  The information below should give you a better idea of what the rule entails. Hopefully, this will enable you to make educated choices about your marital and financial situation in what can be an emotionally…

How the Military Divorce Process Differs from Civilian Divorce

Although the general process and concerns are somewhat similar, divorce for a civilian, and divorce for a military service person is different. There are special rules and requirements regarding military child support payments, divorce filing requirements, and even pension divisions that influence not just the process, but also, the outcomes in a military divorce case.  How is the Military Divorce…

Divorce During Deployment: A Brief Guide for Service Members

Have you been served with divorce papers while on active duty in another country? Or are you considering filing for divorce during deployment?  In either case, a divorce is never an easy step to take – and being so far away from home can make the process even more challenging.  To protect your interests and make the most out of…

How to File for Divorce in the Military

When marriages end, emotions tend to run high. Mistakes are easy to make when the most important aspects of your life are at stake. Filing for divorce in the military is even more challenging than a typical divorce procedure, as these cases can present their own unique legal issues. From learning about the rights offered to you as a military…