One of the most shocking things that can happen to you is being served with divorce papers. Even if you anticipated the end of your marriage, you might not be exactly sure how to proceed.
Are you trying to begin divorce proceedings or respond to divorce papers? These are the steps to take after you are served.
Pay Close Attention to Deadlines
The divorce documents will detail a deadline. You need to respond to the documents by this deadline, so it is important that you put it on your calendar and pay close attention to any other times you need to respond to the documents.