Unmarried Couples / Cohabitation

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Navigating Cohabitation Matters

At Eckert Ginty & Legg LLC, we recognize that unmarried couples face unique legal challenges, especially when it comes to the division of assets and debts. Our experienced family law attorneys are here to provide guidance and support, ensuring that your rights are protected and your interests are fairly represented.

Tailored Legal Support for Unmarried Couples

While you may not be married, living together often results in shared assets and debts, similar to married couples. When the relationship ends, determining how to equitably divide these can be complex. Our team is skilled in handling these sensitive issues, offering solutions that respect both parties’ contributions and rights.

Our Services Include:

  • Property Division: We assist in dividing real property, personal assets, and debts, ensuring a fair and equitable distribution.
  • Court Assistance: If necessary, we can guide you through court procedures, including actions in partition, where a judge decides on the division of property.
  • Mediation Approach: Our preference is to resolve disputes amicably through mediation, saving you time, money, and stress. This approach often leads to more satisfactory and harmonious outcomes.
  • Comprehensive Legal Advice: We provide legal advice tailored to the unique circumstances of unmarried couples, ensuring that your specific needs are addressed.

Why Choose Eckert Ginty & Legg LLC?

  • Experienced Representation: Our attorneys have extensive experience in the unique legal issues facing unmarried couples.
  • Personalized Attention: We understand that every relationship is different. Our approach is to provide personalized legal solutions that reflect your individual situation.
  • Commitment to Amicable Resolutions: We believe in resolving disputes in a way that maintains respect and dignity for both parties, aiming for amicable solutions whenever possible.