When faced with an enormous life change such as divorce, many Florida residents may question their reasons for following through with such an action. It is not unusual for there to be clear-cut reasons behind the decision to divorce, like an extramarital affair or spousal abuse. Similarly, it is not unusual for individuals to not have a more profound reasoning other than the relationship no longer bringing them happiness. 

Because the reasons often differ from case to case, these reasons may impact how a specific divorce case is handled. If individuals have been the victim of abuse or a cheating spouse, the divorce may be more tense and face more conflict when it comes to negotiations and agreements. Additionally, individuals may feel as if they want to pursue compensation for certain damages an affair or other issue may have caused them.

If individuals cite irreconcilable differences or a similar reasoning, they will likely move forward with a no-fault divorce. These cases typically do not involve a standout reason for ending the marriage, and the decision could potentially even have been made mutually among the spouses. In these situations, divorce is an outlet for unhappy relationships to end. 

Handling divorce may be difficult for anyone going through the process. As a result, individuals may want to work on remaining as clearheaded as possible in hopes of being able to make rational decisions. In efforts to do so, Florida residents going through divorce may want to learn more about the proceedings and how they may be able to prepare to make decisions that work in their best interests.

Source: The Huffington Post, “What Does “No Fault” Divorce Mean?“, Fred Silberberg, May 10, 2016