LGBT / Same Sex Divorce
When did sex-sex marriage /divorce become legal in the state of Oregon?
The recognition of same-sex marriage in Oregon began on May 19, 2014. The legal recognition came with the U.S. Federal District Court’s ruling that the State’s 2004 constitutional amendment banning same sex marriages was in violation of the Federal Constitution.
Every family is unique, and yours is no different. Regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, you deserve aggressive legal representation to protect your rights. LGBT and same-sex divorces face the same challenges and issues as all other couples confronting divorce. The decisions you make during your divorce can continue to impact your life for many years. It is imperative that you understand your rights and educate yourself on the divorce process.
An experienced and knowledgeable divorce attorney can guide you through the divorce process and ensure your rights, and your assets, are protected. Our team of Portland divorce lawyers is accomplished and compassionate, and ready to be your unwavering advocate.