Top 7 New Year’s Marriage and Divorce Resolutions from a Chicago Divorce Attorney

#1 Think before you speak #2 Be honest about where you are in your marriage (or divorce) and where you are going #3 Educate yourself on your finances #4 Build a support system to allow for more “me” time #5 Feel the feelings (cry, scream, contemplate, meditate) #6 Physical health is just as important as emotional health, so get moving #7 Embrace change


Jennifer R. Ward has exclusively practiced in the matrimonial and family law field for nearly 20 years. Furthermore, Ms. Ward is Adjunct Faculty at the John Marshall Law School teaching family law legal drafting to law students and has done so since 2005.

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