Same-Sex Relationships

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Building A Secure Future: Family Law Solutions For Same-Sex Couples

As a Certified Matrimonial Attorney with over three decades of experience supporting clients throughout Bergen County, I’ve witnessed the evolution of family law and understand the unique challenges same-sex couples face. Whether you’re dealing with divorce, child custody or other family legal matters, I’m here to provide clear guidance on these and other family law matters.

Understanding The Landscape

Same-sex couples may face unique complexities in family law matters due to constantly evolving legal precedents and potential biases. Issues such as:

  • Marriage recognition: Ensuring legal recognition of your marriage in New Jersey
  • Parental rights: Establishing rights for both legal and nonbiological parents
  • Child custody and support: Navigating the legal process to ensure fair and equitable outcomes for your children
  • Property division: Dividing assets and liabilities acquired during your relationship
  • Discrimination: Addressing potential discrimination based on sexual orientation

As an attorney passionate about equal rights, I offer comprehensive legal solutions for same-sex couples, including:

  • Up-to-date knowledge: I stay abreast of the latest legal developments impacting same-sex couples, ensuring you receive the most up-to-date advice.
  • Personalized strategies: I tailor my approach to your needs and concerns, developing customized solutions for your unique situation.
  • Compassionate support: I understand the emotional challenges you may face, and I am empathetic to them.
  • Strong advocacy: I am a passionate advocate for the rights of same-sex couples, ensuring your voices are heard and your interests are protected.

Facing family law matters as a same-sex couple can be complex, but with the right legal guidance, you can achieve positive outcomes. At Melinda L. Singer, Esquire, I am committed to providing you with information you need to help make sound legal decisions for your situation.  I strongly advocate and tell my clients what their options are, good and bad.

Empowering Your Journey

Schedule a consultation in my Hackensack office today at 201-870-0826 or visit my online contact page. Let’s discuss your specific situation and explore how I can help you navigate the legal complexities and build a brighter future for you and your family.