When a couple separates or divorces, the law governs custody of children, child support and the support of a needy spouse. The law also governs the division of marital property and marital debt. There are laws that determine when you may divorce, the procedure you must follow, and what proof you need. If you or your family lives in the Baton Rouge area, you should consult a Baton Rouge divorce lawyer. The Cosenza Law Firm is ready to assist you.