Let a Respected Spousal Support Lawyer in Biloxi Represent You
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During a divorce proceeding, many complex issues must be resolved before you and your spouse can part ways. One of these issues is spousal support. Also known as alimony, spousal support can cause heated arguments that can turn your separation into a contested divorce. Regardless of how complicated your divorce case is, we at Boyce Holleman & Associates are ready to represent you with passion, skill and tenacity. When you become our client, you gain the support of a law firm that has looked out for the best interests of Mississippi residents since 1950. Experienced and competent, we will work diligently to help you obtain a fair resolution to your spousal support case.
Understanding spousal support in Biloxi
Spousal support is a court-ordered payment from one spouse to another to help the receiving spouse become self-sufficient. In Mississippi, there are many forms of alimony including temporary support, permanent support, lump-sum support, rehabilitative support and reimbursement support. Skilled divorce attorneys in Biloxi can review your case and help you determine the type of spousal support that is best suited for your situation.
Below are the factors the court considers when awarding spousal support:
- Age of each spouse
- Income and expenses of you and your spouse
- Health and medical condition of you and your spouse
- The needs and debt obligations of each party
- If children are present, which parent has custody
- The standard of living established during the marriage
- Duration of the marriage
- Tax consequences to both parties
- The existence of any marital fault or misconduct
- Whether either party squandered marital assets
If you are facing a divorce in Biloxi and need experienced legal guidance, our dedicated spousal support lawyers are prepared to offer you sound advice from beginning to end, and fight zealously for you in court.
Get trustworthy legal aid from an esteemed Mississippi divorce law firm
Established in 1950, Boyce Holleman & Associates is one of Mississippi's oldest and most respected law offices. Today, we continue to work tirelessly to give our clients the guidance and representation they deserve. To schedule a free consultation with one of our dedicated lawyers, contact us 24/7 by phone at 228-863-3142 or via our convenient online form. We have flexible office hours, readily available parking and are located near public transportation.
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