Maybe. Filing first can offer both advantages and disadvantages to either party.
Depending on your case details, the attorney may decide it to be in your best interest to file first or wait until the other party files. Also, there may be a third option which is to file first but wait to file. To know when the best time to file is for your case, it is best to speak with an experienced Family Law attorney. If you would like to speak with one of our experienced Marietta Family Law attorneys about beginning the divorce process, please give us a call toll-free at 866-527-2630.