Over the course of the last few decades, divorce rates have slowly decreased. However, the divorce rates for people over the age of 50 have doubled in the last 20 years. The link below provides a discussion on several factors which may contribute to this, including: the economy, the history of relationships, and the role of men and women in general. For the full-text article and link to the NPR discussion, please visit:
At Hollingsowrth & Zivitz, we understand that each case is unique and that couples over the age of 50 going through divorce will likely have very different concerns than those in their 20's and 30's. Our team has the experience, the understanding, and the compassion to assist with your family law needs. If you have questions or concerns regarding divorce, custody, support, or any other family law concerns contact our firm at 317.569.2200 or hzlegal.com.