Denver, CO asked in Divorce for California

Q: If i have already signed a settlement for my divorce is it possible to reopen it for review & changes?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Linda Calderon Garrett
Linda Calderon Garrett
  • Suisun City, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: First and foremost, what does the settlement say? That is the starting point; second, how much time has elapsed?, third, were you represented by legal counsel at the time of settlemenet? The reason I am asking questions, instead of answering them is because there are many factors to be considered. Your question cannot yield a simple "yes" or "no" response. The answer solely depends on the unique facts of your case.

Many attorneys provide 20-30 free consultations. Recommend you speak with one. Also, if you can't afford legal counsel, many atorneys provide limited-scope coachingn legal services. Good luck.

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