Contested Divorce for Stationed Military Members

If you have been stationed outside of Virginia and a spouse has filed for divorce while you are deployed, it is important to have an advocate working on your side throughout the legal process.

While it can be a disadvantage to have a spouse filing while man who needs a military contested divorce attorneyyou are away, I can take the necessary steps to protect your rights, present your case, and aggressively defend your interests through a contested military divorce.

At Swango Law, P.C., in Virginia Beach, I work aggressively on behalf of military members facing complex family disputes.

Service Members Relief Act and Divorce for Male Service Members

This law will postpone the proceedings for a certain period of time, giving you the time to protect your rights and interests.

However, in some cases, a commander or other military leader will tell members to settle by giving more alimony to a spouse or settling on custody and other arrangements that are not to your benefit. Be sure to have a clear understanding of your rights and obligations from the outset and through the divorce process.

Do not surrender to military pressures or sign away your rights without consulting with an experienced military and divorce law attorney. I am a Virginia Beach military divorce attorney experienced with cases involving:

Invest Now and Protect Your Rights into the Future

When necessary, I will go above the commanders to prevent you from being at a disadvantage or paying more child support or alimony than you can afford. Remember that an agreement now could affect your rights and financial security for a lifetime. It is worth the investment now to have an experienced lawyer working on your side.

You do not have to sign away your rights or give into the command’s pressure to pay more. If adultery is an issue in your case, you need an immediate investigation on your behalf to minimize evidence presented against you or to preserve evidence of adultery by a spouse.

Call 757-383-9193 or contact me by e-mail to arrange an initial consultation or case evaluation with a contested military divorce attorney.

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