Portland Same-Sex Divorce Attorney
Helping Same-Sex Couples with Divorce and Custody Issues
Same-sex couples in Oregon have been allowed to form registered domestic
partnerships since 2008, and in 2014 were allowed the right to marry.
Oregon also recognizes the marriages of same-sex couples from other states.
Ending Same-Sex Marriages or Domestic Partnerships
Along with marriage equality and recognized same-sex marriages comes the
requirement of a legal divorce in order to end same-sex marriages. If
you are a same-sex couple residing in Oregon and wish to dissolve your
marriage or domestic partnership, you will need to go through the
Marriages and domestic partnerships require a Portland family law attorney
for matters such as divorce,
child support, and alimony. Even if you were not legally married, you may still need
an attorney to help you protect your property if you and your spouse or
partner are separating after years of living together.
Custody Issues for Same-Sex Parents
If you have a child that you have been raising together, a parenting plan
will need to be established to determine parenting time and child support.
Only a lawyer experienced in LGBT family law issues will be able to represent
and counsel you through all of this with the best possible outcome.
Consult a Same-Sex Divorce Lawyer in Portland
McKinley Irvin can provide the knowledge and experience that you need when
going through a divorce. Our lawyers are at the cutting edge of Portland
family law and are knowledgeable in emerging areas such as same-sex divorce.
As a premier family law firm in the region, we have a proven record of
success. Many of our attorneys have been recognized by Oregon
Super Lawyers® and
Rising Stars℠, among other accolades. If you are facing a same-sex divorce or related
family law issue,
contact our firm for more information.