Family law matters are inevitably complex and emotionally draining for those involved. When it comes to divorce, there are a wide range of legal matters that have to be dealt with that are never easy. If you and your same-sex spouse are facing marital issues, then it is important to speak to a same sex divorce lawyer who has the skills and knowledge necessary to ensure your rights are protected.
At LLM Family Law, our team has extensive experience in helping the LGBTQ community with family law matters. Dealing with a divorce, along with the many other aspects that come with it is never a straightforward process, as there are many matters that may be contentious, making it difficult to come to an agreement.
If you are facing same-sex divorce, legal separation, parentage, custody, or support issues, then it is in your interest to consult with attorneys knowledgable about LGBTQ family law issues who can help you every step of the way. Our team at LLM Family Law has experience helping people navigate these issues while protecting their rights and future.
We handle a wide range of family lawyer matters for the LGBTQ community, including:
If you are in need of a reputable team that you can count on from start to finish, contact our team.
If you decide to begin divorce proceedings in California, you will need to file a divorce petition. In order to do so, at least one of the spouses must have been a California resident for at least six months before filing the petition. Additionally, that spouse must have lived in the county for at least three months before filing the petition. The petition for divorce allows the court to have some basic information about your marriage, your children, and the orders you want the court to make (e.g., orders for property division, support, and custody). If you do not meet the residency requirements for divorce, you can still file for a legal separation, and you may still be able to obtain orders for custody and support.
Whatever the case may be, it is always best to consult with an attorney experienced in LGBTQ family law who can handle the complexities of your case.
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