We at Dobson Law Firm understand that divorce is a difficult and often emotional experience. What makes a divorce even more stressful are the legal intricacies that accompany the divorce process. Allow us to take the complexities of the legal system off your shoulders and help navigate you through the process. We hope to provide you with clarity in your time of uncertainty.

Before someone can get a divorce in North Carolina, you must be separated for at least one year and one day prior to filing. A lot of clients ask if you can be separate by simply living in different rooms (or even floors) of the same house, what does and does not restart the separation period, how are bills and assets divide, what about custody, and much more.

We know that every divorce case is unique and we will work diligently to create the best solution for your needs. Whether that solution involves mediation, negotiation, or litigation, we will do our best in advocating for you. It is our goal to ensure that your rights are protected, and that you feel supported during every step of the divorce process.