Elton Jenkins Law, P.L.L.C.

Brevity may help when breaking the news of divorce

Ending a marriage means far more than simply deciding not to be in a relationship any longer. Many people may be involved in the situation beyond just the soon-to-be former couple, especially if that couple has children. Plus, divorce can be trying even under the best of circumstances, and finding the best way to navigate one's own feelings and the feelings of others can be difficult.

Oklahoma residents who are considering divorce or who are starting the legal process have a long road ahead of them. They may want to start with telling their loved ones about the marriage coming to an end, if they feel this step is needed. Typically, a short-and-sweet approach to this news is best. Being upfront and honest may prevent any confusion about the situation.

On the track of brevity, individuals also do not have to feel the need to share the details of their divorce or explain to others why it is happening. Some people may feel that explanations are owed, but really, ending a marriage is an emotional and personal experience that does not have to be reported to those not directly involved. It may seem difficult to distance oneself from a loved one who seems to only want to help, but requesting space may be wise.

Once the news of the divorce has been broken, even more trying steps may begin. Ending a marriage involves numerous legal actions, and it is important for Oklahoma residents to understand what to expect during the process. Fortunately, they can work with knowledgeable family law attorneys who can provide needed insight.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Free consultations are available now to discuss your rights. Call Today: 405-928-8708

Email us for a response

Protect Yourself

Speak with a lawyer today to learn more about your rights.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Contact Our Firm

115 South Peters Suite 6 A Norman, OK 73069 Phone: 405-928-8708 Fax: 888-342-7754 Norman Law Office Map

contact Brand
Review Us