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Divorce or Counseling: Navigating the Crossroads of Marriage

Marriage, an intricate and evolving bond, often faces challenges that test its foundation. At Burton Law Firm, we understand the complexity of deciding between divorce and seeking marriage counseling when a relationship hits a rough patch. Exploring these options with clarity and guidance is essential to make informed decisions about the future of your relationship. […]

Empowering Steps to File for Divorce in an Abusive Relationship

Divorce is already a challenging process, and navigating it while in an abusive relationship can be even more daunting. At Burton Law Firm, we recognize the sensitivity and urgency of such situations. Here are crucial steps and considerations to help individuals stuck in abusive relationships initiate the divorce process safely and strategically. Safety First: Prioritize […]

Navigating the Complexities of Asset Division in Divorce

Divorce is a challenging chapter in life that often involves the intricate process of dividing assets accumulated during a marriage. At Burton Law Firm, we understand the emotional and legal complexities inherent in asset division, striving to provide comprehensive guidance to our clients navigating this challenging terrain. When a marriage dissolves, various assets acquired during […]

How To Break The News About Divorce To Your Children

When dealing with the painful experience of divorce, keeping your children’s best interests at heart is critical. Here at the Burton Family Law Firm, we are not only expert attorneys in Utah, but we’re also committed to ensuring the wellbeing of your family throughout the process. With our in-depth understanding of Utah family law, we’ve […]

Tips to Avoid Fighting Via Text

Divorce can be a challenging time for both parties involved. It is important to remember that even though the relationship has ended, communication between you and your ex-spouse still needs to remain civil. Texting during this difficult period can often lead to heated arguments and more tension between you. Before hitting send on any messages […]

Tips on Being Happy After Ending a Relationship

Ending a relationship can be emotional and complex, but it is crucial to take the time to recover emotionally and heal. Here are some tips for emotional recovery after ending a relationship. Being single after a relationship ends can be a difficult and confusing time. You may feel lonely, sad, or even angry. But it […]

Why Consider a Marital Contract

Marriage is a legal, social, and religious institution that unites two individuals in a legally recognized union. Marriage typically comes with certain rights and obligations, such as the right to decide about one’s assets or claim spousal support after divorce. As part of marriage planning, couples may draft agreements that further define their rights and […]

10 Common Mistakes To Avoid During a Divorce

  When it comes to divorce proceedings, there are a number of common mistakes that can be made. These mistakes can often have a negative impact on the outcome of the divorce, and can even lead to protracted legal battles. Here are the 10 most common mistakes made during a divorce: 1. Failing to hire […]

How to Financially Win in a Divorce

When it comes to divorce, the two most important factors are usually child custody and finances. Often, the deciding factor in who wins financially is who can best present their case to the court. Here are a few tips to help you stand a better chance of winning financially in a divorce: 1) Make a […]