Q: Divorce is taking 4 years+, hold up is my wife's bankruptcy lawyer taking long on agreement, can i do anything to speed
it up? Divorce can't be finalized until there's an agreement with her bankruptcy lawyer about amount he believes I should pay towards her bankruptcy. He just is slow to answer, has taken over 700 days and still is not answering. Anything I can file or do to help speed it up?
A: This question is, on the surface, rather odd because, unless she has obtained an order from the bankruptcy court allowing her divorce case to proceed, it cannot because the bankruptcy, as a federal action, overrides all state court actions relating to her assets. If you don't have an attorney, you'd better consult with an experienced family law attorney about your situation.
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