According to a recent study of divorce in Wisconsin compiled by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, there were a total of 16,635 divorces in Wisconsin in 2011. In the same year, the Wisconsin divorce rate was 2.9 percent—far lower than the 2010 national average.
I suppose that’s something we can be proud of.
But if you’re about to undergo this difficult and painful process, these numbers likely don’t provide you any comfort.
The reality is that divorce is a complicated and potentially messy thing, and will likely rank high among your life’s most trying experiences.
As an experienced Wisconsin family law firm, we meet many individuals, from all walks of life, who, for whatever reason, have chosen divorce.
But no matter who they are or what their reason may be for seeking a divorce, there are always several key points we stress to potential clients.