When most people think about divorce, their minds immediately jump to working through the steps of the process. They think about dividing their family business, splitting the vacation property, dividing the pension plan, creating a parenting plan, and paying child or spousal support.
All of those are necessary parts of the divorce process in New Jersey, but there's something that must happen before any of those things can happen. You need to tell your spouse that you want a divorce. And like everything else in the divorce process, it's important that your actions are intentional and well thought-out.