If you or your spouse is an active member of the armed services of the United States, special procedures may apply that have a significant impact on obtaining a divorce.
For instance, the Service Members Civil Relief Act imposes special requirements on anyone who seeks a divorce from an armed forces member stationed overseas. And the Uniformed Services Former Spouse Protection Act makes any disposable retirement pay subject to property division. Simply figuring out the right jurisdiction to file for divorce can be troublesome, particularly because each branch of the military has different sets of rules.
Military life can impose hardships on your family and we want to help you through what may be an even more challenging period. Get the expert knowledge you need to make the best possible decisions for your future.