Gay Marriage/Gay Divorce: Same-Sex Family Law

Our firm offers representation and counsel for Minnesota same-sex divorce. The issues of same-sex/gay marriage divorce and family law are the same issues involved in traditional divorce and family law, and include:

Marriage equality also means divorce equality. At Tuzinski & Zick, L.L.C., we are prepared to handle same-sex divorce like we would any of our other divorce cases.

Dividing Property Of Long-Term Couples

Because gay marriage is a new development in Minnesota, there may be circumstances when a same-sex couple who have been together for years gets married and then divorced not long afterward. Situations like these could pose special challenges for property division. That's because the law makes allowances for individuals to keep property and assets that they alone brought into the marriage. For gay couples who have lived together for years, however, the question of separate property versus communal property becomes more complicated.

Contact A Brooklyn Park Divorce Lawyer

Those enjoying the new freedom of gay marriage also bear the responsibility for protecting themselves in the event of a subsequent gay divorce. One of our experienced family law attorneys can advise you of your rights and provide clarifying guidance. Make an appointment to take advantage of your 30-minute free initial consultation by calling 763-515-8046 or by using the email form.