Click here for the home page.
Home Page Areas of Law Resources Blog Contact Information
LGBT - MARRIAGE & DIVORCE
home
estate planning
divorce & parental issues
adoptions
LGBT
Real Estate & Bankruptcy
immigration
FAQ

LGBT Marriage and Divorce
What is a lawful marriage and lawful spouse?
A lawful marriage is a marriage recognized by the state in which the parties live. Speak with an attorney at the Law Office of Zofia Rawner about whether your relationship is recognized by the state.

How do I obtain a divorce in Arizona if my marriage is not recognized?
Arizona will allow a same sex couple to no longer be married. Speak with an attorney at the Law Offices of Zofia Rawner about your options.

If I have children from the relationship, will Arizona recognize me as a parent if we were married?
It depends on the facts of your case. Speak with an attorney at the Law Offices of Zofia Rawner to help obtain custody or visitation rights with your children.

Will I have to pay child support? 
There are federal and state tax ramifications that married couples must face. The way the federal

If my spouse becomes ill and we were married in another jurisdiction, will I automatically have power of attorney over my spouse if she is ill or incapacitated?
No. Speak with an attorney at the Law Offices of Zofia Rawner about setting up an Estate Plan to protect yourself and your spouse.

How can I have my property pass to my spouse without suffering harsher tax fees on my estate than a heterosexual couple?
There are various methods to pass property to a spouse, which would reduce the taxes on your estate when you pass. Speak with an attorney at the Law Offices of Zofia Rawner about setting up an Estate Plan to protect yourself and your spouse.