Sometimes it can come as a surprise to one spouse in a marriage that the other is calling for a divorce. They are both no doubt aware when their are issues in the relationship, but it is always up to one person to mention “the D word” first. The other person may feel they are at a disadvantage legally with no time to secure their rights. The first step in any divorce proceeding is to take some time to make sure it is the right decision. It could be a couple of weeks or months, but each party needs time to consider other options such as separation or counseling first. Obtaining the help of Greeley divorce attorneys will make the whole process smoother. Peek Law Firm has extensive knowledge in divorce and separation cases, and make sure that the party is fairly represented and fully informed about the decision they are making.