When some Maryland residents feel it is time to end their marriages, they may want to move forward with the process as quickly as possible. They may think that simply filing a petition for divorce is all that is needed to get the ball rolling, but there are many decisions that could impact how the proceedings take place. For instance, individuals may want to decide what type of legal process could best suit their circumstances.
Some parties may believe that they could handle the divorce proceedings on their own. However, there is much paperwork and documentation that goes along with the dissolution of marriage, and if individuals do not fully understand those documents, they could further complicate their cases. If individuals would still like to go for a more amicable approach but with some assistance, they may want to consider mediation.