Domestic violence is a serious issue. It often stems from a bad divorce or other disagreement between spouses or partners. In a recent case, a Clarksville, Tennessee, man was apprehended by police after committing several acts of domestic violence throughout the night.
If you are a Tennessean considering filing divorce, the high-profile divorce of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver may give you some insight into your rights. Beyond the allegation of adultery that led to the breakup, the most prominent story surrounding the couple's split has been how their impending divorce settlement will play out -- particularly the division of their personal and marital assets.
When you are involved in a divorce or any of the related issues that arise during a divorce proceeding, an experienced lawyer can be of great assistance and look out for your rights. Tennessee's divorce laws can be confusing and intimidating; you may be uncertain how to best protect you and your loved ones. An attorney who understands the law and the process can help you evaluate your options and make the right decisions.