Divorce lawyers are all too familiar with what drives couples to their law offices, embittered and ready to call it quits.
Given all they’ve seen and heard, family law attorneys are uniquely qualified to give advice on what married couples should and shouldn’t be doing if they want to avoid divorce court.
Below, divorce attorneys from across the country share some unexpected, but spot-on marriage advice.
1. Make it a goal to be the first partner to say, “I’m sorry.”
“You can be right or you can be happy. Don’t be stubborn in arguments. Apologize as soon as you know that you are wrong. If you are not wrong, still apologize for upsetting your spouse during the argument.” ―Brad M. Micklin, an attorney in Nutley, New Jersey
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