Helping Individuals Through Marine Divorce in Jacksonville
Jacksonville Military Divorce Attorneys Serving the Men & Women of the USMC
Being a U.S. Marine during time of war means sacrifices that few others
can ever truly understand. Some of these sacrifices come on a very personal
level. If you are an active or retired member of the United States Marine
Corp, or a Marine reservist, and you are seeking a dissolution of marriage
in the state of Florida, you are going to require the services of a
military divorce attorney who understands the complexities of the process. Our team of seasoned
Jacksonville military divorce lawyers at Owenby Law, P.A. has been representing
U.S. Marines and their spouses for years. We have the experience and legal
acumen to assist you with your dissolution of marriage or other family
Owenby Law, P.A. can help military members with a wide range of family
law issues, including:
Pensions, Benefits & Equitable Distribution in Florida
For most civilian couples, their largest assets include things like houses,
cars, a 401k, etc.
For members of the USMC, their largest assets are usually:
In Florida, with very few exceptions, property acquired during the course
of the marriage is subject to
equitable distribution, including retirement benefits. As a U.S. Marine, that means that your
husband or wife is probably entitled to a portion of your military pension.
Conversely, if you're married to a U.S. Marine, you may make a claim
against your husband or wife's pension.
Need to Serve a Deployed Marine with Divorce Papers? Owenby Law, P.A. Can Help!
As a civilian, finding the exact location of a U.S. Marine while he or
she is on active duty can be nearly impossible. That's why if you
are a military spouse, it's crucial to retain the services of a Jacksonville
military divorce lawyer who can navigate through the proper military channels
to ensure that your husband or wife is properly served. Because the
Servicemembers Civil Relief Act allows for a ninety-day stay on civil litigation, including
divorce, it's important to move quickly on the initial service. We can help
you decide the best way to go about serving your deployed marine spouse
If you are in Jacksonville and are ready to file for military divorce, turn to the Owenby Law, P.A. for top-notch assistance.
Free, 30-minute consultations are offered!
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