New Hampshire Divorce Lawyer
Family Law for Clients in New Hampshire & Maine
Going through a divorce or having to deal with related family law matter
such as child custody, child support, alimony or property division, are
among the most challenging, emotional and multifaceted problems faced
by our clients. The Family Law Attorneys at Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.
understand that. We understand the complex nature of divorce and family
law issues and the long-term impact they can have on you, your children,
your families and your financial future.
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"Thank you for your guidance, advice, professionalism, and support...
your counsel and efforts did get me to the outcome that I am happy and
comfortable with. I feel better knowing my interests are well represented
as I begin the next chapter of my life."
A New Hampshire Divorce & Family Attorney Can Help
Our lawyers are experienced in all aspects of divorce and family law. Their
knowledge, experience and focus on divorce and family law cases enable
them to guide you through these difficult and stressful times with professionalism
and care. We successfully handle cases involving many different issues
that arise in a divorce or family law matters. When necessary, we also
call upon the expertise of our estate planning, business, tax and criminal
law attorneys to trouble shoot the many complicated issues that regularly
surface in our family law cases.
Is New Hampshire a No-Fault Divorce State?
Yes, New Hampshire is a no-fault state. When it comes to divorce, neither
party needs to provide "grounds for divorce," such as adultery,
cruelty, or abandonment. The only requirement for a divorce in New Hampshire
is the existence of "irreconcilable differences that have caused
the irremediable breakdown of the marriage." If you and your spouse
are at a point where your differences cannot be reconciled, then you can
file for divorce in the state of New Hampshire.
Family Law & Divorce Cases We Handle
Our team can help you with the following issues:
If you are in need of alimony, or spousal support, get the legal assistance
of a New Hampshire lawyer from our firm. If you are on the other side
of the spectrum and need assistance modifying an existing alimony order,
we can help also.
High Net-Worth Divorce
No matter what, divorce is a complicated issue. If you find yourself handling
a complicated high net-worth divorce because of you and your current spouse's
status, a New Hampshire attorney can help you understand the complex issues
that may be involved.
In many divorce or family law situations, fathers' rights are often
overlooked and disregarded. In issues regarding child custody, alimony,
and child support, we can help you protect your rights.
As a mother, you will want to do everything in your power to have your
rights protected and safeguarded during divorce or another family law
matter. There is no longer a bias toward mothers receiving custodial rights
of the children and therefore, you will want to take action.
The livelihood and wellbeing of your child is our top priority. We believe
that family matters and can take every action available to help ensure
that your children receive the financial support that they need and deserve.
If you are in need of assistance dividing your marital property during
divorce in an equitable manner, discuss your case with a New Hampshire
lawyer. Our goal is to help ensure that your rights are protected and
you obtain that which rightfully belongs to you.
If you are a victim of domestic violence in or around New Hampshire, we
can help you obtain a protective order to ensure you and your family's
safety. Our goal is to protect not only your rights, but your future also.
A prenuptial agreement is a preparatory arrangement in the case of divorce.
Many couples opt to make a prenuptial agreement to avoid undesirable situations
if a divorce occurs later down the road. You can learn more about these
arrangements and whether it is in your best interest to make one!
Support & Custody Modifications
At Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., we understand that life situations can
be unexpected and often take you entirely by surprise. If you are in need
of a child support, alimony or child custody modification, a New Hampshire
lawyer from our firm can help you request it.
In some situations, the parent with partial or complete custody of the
children after divorce may desire or need to relocate for a variety of
reasons. You can discuss the situation with a New Hampshire lawyer to
get the help you need.
Our Divorce & Family Lawyers in New Hampshire
In the divorce and family law arena, we are truly counselors at law. We
provide you with the information, support and guidance you need to set
realistic expectations, plan and adapt your case strategy, and make informed
choices. Whether the case requires litigation in court or can be resolved
through negotiation, mediation or collaboration in a less adversarial
setting, our attorneys are prepared and vigorous advocates for your interests.
We'll help you reach your goals and move forward with your life. Below,
we have provided a list of our attorneys who are prepared to serve and
help you with your divorce or family law matter.