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Same Sex Relationship Issues/Divorce

Same-Sex Family Law & Divorce Lawyer in Rhode Island

Compassionate Representation for LGBT Families in Divorce and Family Law

Rhode Island adopted same sex marriage several years before it was made legal throughout the country. As a result, same sex couples now face legal issues that apply to other married couples, including divorce. However, the decision to obtain a divorce can be one of the most difficult that a couple has to make.

When considering a divorce, it is important that you know your rights and options. At McIntyre Tate LLP, our legal team has more than 150 years of combined experience handling family law issues and other legal matters in Rhode Island.

why is it important to have an experienced lawyer for sex-sex divorce?

When you have built a life with your spouse or partner, it can be difficult to separate. It can be especially emotional to deal with issues involving shared assets and your children. Whether you are separating from your partner or simply planning for the future, it is important to speak with an experienced and caring Rhode Island family law attorney.

Estate Administration for Same-Sex Partners

We understand how difficult it can be to lose your partner or spouse. Our Rhode Island attorneys can support you through this difficult time and guide you through the estate administration process. You can rely on our firm to represent you through probate or with any trust administration issues. If your loved one died without a will, the laws of intestacy may keep you from inheriting part of your loved one's estate. We can explain your options and ensure you are making informed decisions regarding the estate administration process.

For help navigating your same-sex divorce or family law matter, contact our experienced Rhode Island family lawyer at (401) 351-7700. We are dedicated to supporting you!

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.