What Is Spousal Support (also known as Maintenance or Alimony)?
In many divorce proceedings, spousal support is a major focal point. This is particularly true when one spouse has been a stay-at-home parent and has not worked in recent years. While there are no set guidelines or requirements for spousal support in Missouri, that doesn’t mean that spouses are not entitled to seek it. It only means that a compelling case needs to be made no matter what side you are on in a maintenance case.
Be sure that you have an experienced lawyer on your side who understands the law and will fight to protect your interests. At Stange Law Firm, PC, we represent clients throughout Missouri, Illinois, Kansas and Oklahoma in all types of spousal support matters. No matter which side of the case you are on, we are committed to doing everything in our power to secure the most favorable possible result on your behalf.
Alimony in Oklahoma City
In Oklahoma, much like Missouri, courts don’t rely on a formula when weighing whether to order alimony or the amount and duration. Instead, the court will look at the spouses’ circumstances, considering the needs of each spouse and the ability of the supporting spouse to pay. The court will also consider the length of marriage and spouses’ ability to be self-supporting.
If you are going through a spousal support case, you might be interested in reading one of our articles on the topic: As breadwinning moms increase so do dads seeking spousal support.
Handling Spousal Support in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
To speak to an spousal support lawyer who can help you in Oklahoma City, OK in Oklahoma County, call us at 405-594-0633 or contact our law firm online.
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