Only very roughly. It is based on the standard of living during the last several years of the marriage. An experienced lawyer in your area will know how judges in the area generally rule. Most settlements are based loosely on what the area judges tend to do with cases like yours.

Good luck.

Lee S. Rosen
Board Certified Family Law Specialist
The Rosen Law Firm
4101 Lake Boone Trail, Suite 500
Raleigh, North Carolina 27607

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My husband comitted adultery and I am the dependent spouse. Is there any way to estimate how much alimony will be. We have been married 30 years?