New Jersey Military Divorce Lawyer
Family Law Legal Assistance for Service Members
When one or both spouses are members of the military, the divorce process
can become especially complicated. The couple files for divorce using
the same process as the civilian population; however, there may be additional
factors that the military couple will have to consider.
Some factors that needs to be considering in military divorces include:
- Income calculations
If you are contemplating a military divorce, speak to our Bergen County
divorce lawyers at Moskowitz Law Group, LLC. Our firm can educate you
on the different issues and counsel you on the best course of action to take.
Our firm provides a
free case evaluation for those who are interested in retaining our services. Call (201) 419-6223!
How to File for a Military Divorce
To petition the court for a divorce, the couple must file in their state
of residency. This may pose a problem for service members that are stationed
abroad. Military couples may file in the state where the non-military
spouse resides or the state in which the military spouse claims legal
To determine the child and
spousal support to be paid by the service member, the court will need to have more than
the normal documents required from civilians. A tax return or pay stub
will not accurately reflect a military member's earnings, as he or
she might be receiving many other allowances.
A service member should provide their Leave and Earnings Statement, which
- Basic pay
- Housing allowance
- Cost of living allowance
- Allowances for extra duties
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over 50 years of collective experience in family law to handle your divorce. We can guide you through the complicated
process to ensure that your best interests are met.
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