In many ways LGBT divorce is similar to any other type of divorce, although there are some special considerations for gay couples who are looking to go their separate ways.
Gay marriage became legal in New York in 2011. As such, the budding field of LGBT divorce is not far behind, although currently it remains in a fledgling state. If you are part of a New York City or Westchester County LGBT couple looking to dissolve your marriage, attorney Daniel H. Stock can help. Attorney Daniel H. Stock can help you navigate the complexities of LGBT divorce.Make an appointment to speak with divorce lawyer Daniel H. Stock by using our contact form or by calling us at 475-232-4105.
Custody And Visitation Concerns
For gay couples with children, divorce can bring up complications regarding custody, adoption and visitation. It’s important that you know your rights and legal standing before going into a divorce. Our firm can clarify your situation and give you perspective on what you might expect as the divorce proceeds.
Dividing Property Of A Longtime Couple
Some gay couples may find themselves in a situation of having been together for a long time, married for a shorter time, and then wanting to divorce. This can cloud the issue of what might qualify as “marital” and “separate” property. At Daniel H. Stock, PLLC, we can help to sort through the long-held assets of LGBT couples who are parting ways, whether these assets consist of real estate, furniture, clothing or other property.