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APRIL’S FOCUS: LGBTQ RIGHTS ISSUES IN MISSOURI

April 1st, 2017 by Marta J. Papa

As I stated in the last blog, the law now regards all property and income acquired after the marriage by same-sex spouses as jointly and equally owned.   And just as with heterosexual couples, should one same-sex spouse enter the marital relationship with substantially more assets, a meeting with a knowledgeable attorney in advance of the legal ceremony can safeguard and protect that individual’s property in case of a divorce.

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MARCH’S FOCUS: LGBTQ RIGHTS ISSUES IN MISSOURI

March 1st, 2017 by Marta J. Papa

PART ONE – I spent January focusing upon the five types of divorce and the distinctions among them. Whatever divorce scenario couples find themselves in, the benefit of legal counsel often becomes a necessity. Any reputable attorney will have the client’s best interest foremost in mind. For most couples, that means finding the legal assistance they require for the most cost efficient and time effective method of divorce necessary.

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