The Legal Rights Of Unmarried Partners

By “unmarried couples”, we mean two individuals who are not married and know they are not married, but who live together in a marriage-like arrangement. While most unmarried couples are heterosexual, we include in this term same-sex relationships as well, although the law regarding same-sex couples is still emerging and is not yet settled. If Read more…

Domestic Partnership

A status created by some state or local governments that gives unmarried couples who comply with the necessary requirements some of the same benefits available to married couples – such as insurance coverage, visitation rights in hospitals or jails, and bereavement leave if a partner dies. Having a domestic partnership agreement drafted is recommended. To Read more…

Marriage Trouble – Divorce – Child Custody And Support Payments – Family Law

MARRIAGE TROUBLE -DIVORCE – CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS -DIVORCE LAWYERS… Despite what you might think, even the best marriages can have their share of  trouble. Going through a divorce, however, is one of the most stressful and legally complex life events a person can face. The divorce process can be highly adversarial and embodies financial, legal and highly personal family issues. Couples Read more…