The $33,000 Divorce Mistake – Default Judgement Default Judgement | I received a call the other day from a woman who was calling on behalf of her boyfriend (very common!) who said that her boyfriend was divorced about 6 years ago after a marriage of 5 years.  He didn’t hire a lawyer and was too busy to go to court that day and just assumed the court would make sure that what was done was fair. That was a mistake, technically it was a $33,000 mistake.   You see what happened was what is called a default judgment, where the Court […]

Read more ›