Alimony payments awarded in divorce or legal seperation | Wantland Law Wantland Law » Alimony


Alimony, also know as maintenance is a monetary amount awarded in either a divorce or a legal separation. It is authorzied in Kentucky pursuant to KRS 403.200.  It is largely based on these factors and can be awarded on different payment schedules or in a lump-sum amount.

  • The financial resources of the party seeking maintenance
  • The time it will take the spouse to acquire the necessary skills/education/training to find appropriate employment
  • The standard of living established during the marriage
  • The duration or length of the marriage
  • The age and physical condition of the spouse seeking maintenance and
  • The ability of the spouse from whom maintenance is sough to meet his/her reasonable needs.

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