Abandonment


#1

Your best bet is to schedule a consultation with an attorney. Depending on how long you have been married and the complexity of your estate, you may need to deal with some property or support issues before leaving.

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#2

I am looking to separate from my husband and he is aware of it. We have no children or joint property. It is his 3rd marriage and my second.

I do not want to move out of the marital residence until I obtain legal advice as to how to proceed with a separation, as I do not want to be accused of abandonment.

What would you suggest?