Are You Entitled To Alimony (Spousal Support)?

Just because you are divorced or getting divorced, it does not make you automatically eligible for alimony or spousal support. You will be awarded alimony only if you are unable to meet your needs without monetary assistance from your spouse who has the capacity to pay. Depending on your circumstances, alimony may be temporary or permanent. This questionnaire will help you determine if you are eligible for alimony.

Duration of Marriage: ____________ years
Employment Status: Employed / Unemployed.
If Employed: Full time / Part time (____ hours per _____)
Income: $ ____
Years you have been employed since your marriage: _________
If employed part time or you are unemployed, explain the reason for working part time or being unemployed:

Education

Your Highest Degree:
Jobs held before marriage:
Were you employed at the time of your marriage: Yes / No
If yes, your salary/income from the job:
If no, explain the reason:
Did you acquire any additional education qualification or professional skills during the marriage: Yes / No.
If yes, explain:

Health

Are you in good health: Yes / No
Write down any health related problems you have that affect your ability to be gainfully employed:
Write down any non-health related problems you have that affect your ability to be gainfully employed:

Contribution to Other Spouse

Did you spouse obtain an educational degree or professional skill during the marriage: Yes / No
If yes, did you support your spouse: Yes / No
If yes, explain:
If you supported your suppose, did you have to sacrifice your career to support your spouse: Yes / No
If yes, explain:

Post Divorce

Will you work after the divorce: Yes / No
If yes, Full time / Part time and your income (estimate): ______
Your monthly expenses (estimate): ______
Will you be in a position to retain the same standard of living as you have been enjoying during the marriage without any support: Yes / No

Others

Is there a prenuptial agreement that address the issue of alimony: Yes / No.
If yes, please provide a copy to your attorney.
Can your spouse afford to pay alimony and at the same time be in a position to retain the same standard of living as your spouse had been enjoying during the marriage: Yes / No
Any other information you believe can affect your eligibility:
Questions for your attorney:

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