Divorcing an abusive husband is one of the most difficult things that a wife and mother can do in her life. It requires sacrifice and courage. It requires a willingness to navigate through a challenging divorce to better her life and that of the children.
Divorcing an abusive husband is especially difficult in long-term marriages. That is because the abusive husband is often not only abusive toward her and the children but is also in control of the finances.
If you are a wife or mother reading this article or know of one who needs help, we hope you will find the information here helpful and a good start. This isn’t legal advice. It’s common sense and knowledge we have gained in our representation of abuse victims. Please consult with an attorney in your State if you have questions. If you have a divorce in Southern California, give our experienced family law attorneys a call. [Read more...]