Alimony or Support agreement


#1

Can spousal support (equivalent of alimony) be a part of a separation agreement in lieu of alimony awarded by a judge?


#2

** not an attorney

Yes, you can include provisions for alimony in a separation agreement – as long as you both agree on the amount.


#3

[quote=“nowin”]** not an attorney

Yes, you can include provisions for alimony in a separation agreement – as long as you both agree on the amount.[/quote]
nowin, has it right!


#4

Yes, alimony can be awarded in a court order or agreed to in a separation agreement. You can also put it in a consent order for a judge to sign.


#5

If you want to draft your own separation agreement then you will find Rosen Online a helpful resource. We have sample separation agreements, and are available to answer your questions.

Take a look at this link for more information:

http://www.rosen.com/online/

Please let us know if you have any other questions.


#6

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