Unfortunately, a large percentage of marriages end in divorce. Smith & Smith wishes things were different, but that is the reality. As such, the firm represents its many divorce clients with the required zeal. Divorce and related legal matters can be complex. The attorneys at Smith & Smith work closely with clients to help them get through what may be the most challenging times or their lives. We sit down with you to find out your particular needs. Every divorce is different and must be handled with respect. That is what Smith & Smith does for you.
Mississippi recognizes several different grounds for divorce. There are both fault and no-fault divorces. A fault divorce means that the marriage is dissolved because of misconduct by one spouse, while a no-fault divorce does not require proof of any wrongdoing. In addition to dissolving the marriage, the divorce process often includes decisions about alimony, child support, child custody, and property division.
You will be hard pressed to find another lawyer in Leake County with as much accumulated civil law knowledge as possessed by James “Jimmy” E. Smith, Jr., of Smith & Smith. He has practiced for over 40 years, providing compassionate advice that has helped many local families get through their domestic problems.
If you’re going through a divorce, you probably have a lot weighing on your mind. Contact Smith & Smith today and let us guide you through the legal issues related to your divorce so that you can focus on moving forward with your life.