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Law Offices of Torrence L. Howell - Providing Over 20 Years of Industry Leading Experience in Family Law, Business Law and Criminal Law
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How Does Alimony Work?

Alimony is most often provided as a monthly payment from the high-earning spouse to the lower-earning spouse. The amount should be sufficient to allow the supported spouse to maintain a lifestyle similar to that enjoyed during the marriage. When creating an alimony agreement, you need to cover:

  • Amount of alimony
  • Duration of alimony
  • Payment schedule
  • Cost of living adjustment

If you cannot reach a fair agreement on your own, you will have to go to court. A judge will base your alimony on the result of our alimony calculator but adjust the amount according to the specifics of your unique case.


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My ex-wife hired an attorney which prompted me to do so for our divorce. Torrence Howell was highly recommended from a friend of mine who used Torrence’s services for a divorce just like mine. The results came out much better than he ever thought it would. With all things being equal I felt Torrence would

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