LGBT LAW IN UTAH
As the fight for LGBT rights continues to make great strides in the United States, the family law attorneys at The Law Office of David Pedrazas, PLLC takes pride in offering our LGBT clients the best, and most educated services in accordance with Utah law. David Pedrazas is a longtime advocate for the LGBT community, and has assisted same-sex couples in numerous family law cases revolving around same-sex couple adoption as well as parenting agreements.
SAME-SEX COUPLE DIVORCE ATTORNEY UTAH
If a same-sex couple should choose to divorce or end a relationship where there has been an adoption or merging of assets, we at the Law Office of David Pedrazas, PLLC are prepared to assist you with the legal process of separation in accordance with LGBT divorce laws in Utah.
Here are some facts to keep in mind:
- You must live in a county within the state of Utah for a minimum of three months.
- You or your spouse must be considered a Utah state resident in order to legally proceed with divorce.
- If a child is involved, and there is a dispute with custody, we are more than prepared to guide you through the family court judicial process.
SAME SEX COUPLE ADOPTION ATTORNEY
At the Law Office of David Pedrazas, we are more than prepared to assist you and your spouse if you decide to expand your family through adoption. In Utah, thanks to same-sex marriage becoming legal on October 6, 2014, there are no restrictions in place for legally married couples to adopt. We’d love to discuss the options available to you here in Utah.
LGBT ESTATE PLANNING
It’s very important when it comes to estate planning as a same-sex couple to pay attention to the details to ensure that the remaining partner has the legal authority to make decisions regarding properties shared. We at the Law Office of David Pedrazas are more than prepared to help you through this legal process so you can ensure protection for your partner.
SAME SEX COUPLE EQUITY AND ACCESS ISSUES
The laws regarding equity and access for the LGBT community are still not set in stone. While the laws have changed regarding LGBT rights, it may take some time for the community as well as local business to accept the changes. Here at the Law Office of David Pedrazas, we want to ensure your legal rights are protected under the United States Constitution to the fullest extent of Utah state law. If you for any reason feel your rights are being violated, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL & TRANSGENDER LAWYER SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
At the Law Office of David Pedrazas, PLLC, we look forward to assisting LGBT and same-sex couples with their family law matters. Contact our family law attorneys for private, professional legal consultation in the state of Utah.