Divorce is a stressful and emotional time for any couple, but LGBT couples may be particularly vulnerable. Our legal team with its vast experience in gay and lesbian relationship and divorce issues is here to limit conflict in your divorce or dissolution while protecting you and your interests.
Whether gay or traditional, collaborative or contested, every divorce is unique and deserves to be handled with care and sensitivity, with a clear understanding of New Mexico law.
About LGBT Divorce
Whether you were married in New Mexico, another state that allows same-sex marriage or a country that does, you can get a divorce in New Mexico. LGBT marriages are covered by New Mexico domestic relations law, however recent court decisions implied that domestic partnerships and civil unions made in other states do not.
Since various laws apply to different types of relationships, it’s important for LGBT couples to seek advice from an experienced gay and lesbian family law attorney to help protect their rights and divide assets fairly.
LGBT Divorce Assistance
Filling out paperwork and recounting debts and assets is complex, particularly if you are also working out issues of child custody and support. Our lawyers take you step-by-step through the process, assisting you as you navigate the legal system and gain understanding of laws that apply to LGBT divorce or separation.
LGBT Divorce Law Firm
Gay & Lesbian Family Law Attorney
Our law office has over 30 years of experience as a gay and lesbian family law attorneys. Our LGBT divorce law firm is child-centered, always putting the best interests of children first. Contact us to set up an informative consultation with an attorney at our Albuquerque office.