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Same-Sex Divorce Issues In Wisconsin

With the recent recognition of same-sex marriage in Wisconsin, there has been a host of novel legal issues on how to address the unique situations facing same-sex families. As the law in this area continues to evolve, LGBTQ couples need a strong partner in maneuvering this new legal environment.


At Nelson, Krueger & Millenbach, LLC, we have years of experience resolving divorce matters, and know what specific issues same-sex couples who are seeking to move forward with separate lives may face.

Whether you have concerns about property division, support, custody of children or just want to make a clean break, our lawyers can help. Set up a free consultation at our Wauwatosa office online or call our attorneys at 414-939-0529.

Resolving All Issues That Arise In A Same-Sex Divorce

Similar to opposite-sex marriage, same-sex/LGBTQ couples will encounter a variety of issues when divorcing. Depending on your unique situation, these areas can include:

At our firm, we strive to ensure that conflict is minimized and that roadblocks are avoided. If the other side is unwilling to be reasonable, however, we are fully prepared to take your case to court in order to protect your rights.

Saving You Time And Money

Many couples come to us seeking a simple divorce and nothing more. If you are looking for a clean break and both sides can agree to most issues, then a collaborative divorce could be possible. During a collaborative divorce, you are allowed to craft your own divorce decree without having to involve the courts or a judge at all. This process allows you to be creative and gives you flexibility in deciding not only your future, but the future of any children you may have, instead of leaving things to a judge who has never met you and does not understand your needs.

Consult With Us Regarding Any Same-Sex Divorce Concerns

Serving clients throughout the Milwaukee, Wisconsin, area, we know how to help you through any same-sex divorce issues you are facing. Call our Wauwatosa office at 414-939-0529 for guidance from one of our same-sex divorce lawyers.