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Premarital & Cohabitation Agreements

Providence Prenup & Cohabitation Agreements Lawyer

Efficient Legal Counsel for Premarital and Cohabitation Agreements in RI

Taking the next step in your relationship may not involve marriage, as there are many different types of legal relationships into which individuals may enter besides a typical marriage. At McIntyre Tate LLP, we can assist you in determining whether a prenuptial or other agreement would best help protect your assets and property.

  • We provide legal assistance with the following matters:
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Common law marriage
  • Cohabitation agreements

What is a Prenuptial Agreement in Rhode Island?

While it may not be pleasant to think about the possibility of a divorce, it is important to plan for that possibility, especially if you have children or significant assets. A prenuptial agreement can protect your interests and provide a plan for property distribution in the event of a divorce.

Our Rhode Island family law attorneys have the sensitivity and ability to prepare prenuptial agreements that will protect you and your family. With more than 150 years of combined experience, our legal team has extensive knowledge preparing prenuptial agreements for clients across the state. We also routinely assist clients in drafting thorough post-marital agreements while they are married.

Establishing Common Law Marriage

In Rhode Island, there are no time limits for a common law marriage. To be considered married under common law, a couple must hold themselves out to be a married couple. However, the breaking up of a common law marriage may cause many complicated issues to surface. Our firm can explain to you how issues such as property settlement and division are handled and the legal ramifications that the ending of the relationship may have.

Drafting Thorough & Concise Cohabitation Agreements

Our firm assists individuals in establishing cohabitation agreements for unmarried heterosexual and same sex couples. We can assess your situation and determine the best way in which to protect your individual assets and property. Cohabitation agreements can also be established for individuals in a common law marriage.

Move forward in your relationship by safeguarding your future. Protecting your assets and property by contacting our Rhode Island marital agreement attorneys at (401) 351-7700 today!

Unparalleled Experience. Unsurpassed Service. Unmatched Dedication.

  • Every case prepared thoroughly for trial if court intervention or litigation becomes necessary
  • We are highly selective about the cases we take on & limit our caseload to ensure individualized service
  • We utilize networks of paralegals, support staff, & experts needed to leverage high-end cases
  • We work as a cohesive team to create concise legal solutions & compassionate client services
  • Five of our attorneys each have 25+ years’ family law experience – a depth of practice few others can match.