Athens GA Same Sex Marriage Lawyer

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Lawyer, Divorce, and Custody

Since the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that bans on same sex marriage are unconstitutional, same-sex couples may now marry, and marriages of same-sex couples legally performed in another state will be recognized. Our lawyer keeps apprised of the changes in the law for your benefit. Same-sex couples have the same rights and problems as any other couple.

At the Law Office of Samuel E. Thomas, our Athens GA same-sex marriage lawyer has been working with same-sex couples for many years. We have helped people with property and child custody issues. Now that same-sex marriage is legal in Georgia, we will represent people who want premarital agreements as well as those who are divorcing. Please speak with us to learn more about your Georgia family law rights.

Once you meet with us, our same-sex marriage lawyer will sit down with you and explain in detail to you your complete range of legal options. Our lawyers have expertise in this regard and can help you with your child’s custody and visitation issues.

Along with this, we can also help you deal with property and asset division disputes in divorce. If you are a victim of domestic violence or concerned about security issues from your spouse, you must come to us. We can help you get your rights in court


How Same-Sex Marriage Will Affect Couples and Families

Same-sex couples now have the same rights in marriage and divorce as heterosexual couples, Since their marriage is now considered constitutional in Georgia Law as well, they are entitled to all the rights of a US citizen. Discrimination against their rights can lead to civil or criminal charges. including:

Child custody cases involving same-sex parents could have legal complications. We can help you determine if additional legal protections should be implemented such as a co-parent adoption. Contact our Athens GA same-sex marriage lawyer today.