It is not unlikely that financial debt will lead to divorce. A divorcing couple should seek the advice of an Elizabeth County bankruptcy lawyer before either process begins. Filing for bankruptcy jointly may eliminate some of the hassle of dividing assets, and debts during the divorce procedure.
The opportunity to file together is not on the table once a couple is divorced, even though their debt may still be shared. How you deal with your joint debt will depend on what bankruptcy chapter you file. Your Elizabeth County bankruptcy lawyer can advise you.