Most often, people who file for divorce have been considering taking this step for years. They may even make the decision and gather the paperwork, but something pulls them back, and they stay in the marriage a little longer. You may be among those who have wanted to divorce and are now ready to start the process.
The end of the year is a catalyst for many who are in your position. It is true that divorce attorneys often see a rise in clients seeking help with their divorces when January rolls around. It is not difficult to understand why many want to begin the process at the first of the year.