Documents play an important role in your divorce. In fact, finding a certain bank record or retirement account statement might determine whether a certain asset is divided between the couple or awarded entirely to one spouse. Documents can be used to prove adultery or support a claim for alimony. From bank records to school records, from cellphone statements to mortgages, you'll likely need to gather several types of documents from different sources to prepare your divorce case. Read more about how you can get third party documents in my full article at lawyers.com.