If there is a disparity in gross incomes one party may be entitled to seek alimony from the other. The factors considered in making an alimony award are established by NJSA 2A:34-23 (b). Some of those factors are: the length of the marriage; earning history of each party; health and education of each party and their respective ages at the time of the divorce.
The types of alimony that can be granted include: open durational, limited durational,rehabilitative and reimbursement. The type you may be eligible to seek depends on the specific circumstances of your own case.
As your attorney it will be my job to secure the best possible outcome for you.
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