Domestic Partnership in Southern California
Family Lawyers with Offices in Riverside, Anaheim & Temecula
Handling family law issues exclusively, we provide quality legal guidance and representation for domestic partnership cases. Since our founding, our domestic partnership lawyers in Southern California have established a history of client satisfaction. In fact, Attorney H. William Edgar has been named as a “Top 100 Family Lawyer” in California by the American Society of Legal Advocates. Our firm handles both domestic partnership registration, as well as the dissolution of domestic partnerships. When handling any family law case, our priority rests in getting you the results your family deserves: in a fast, honest, and effective manner.
Definition & Benefits of Domestic Partnership
In California, couples registered under domestic partnership laws have the equivalent rights and responsibilities as married couples. Unmarried couples in a committed relationship may also be eligible to receive some of the benefits of a married couple under employer policy, city, or county rules.
Benefits of domestic partnership may include the following:
- Vision, health & dental insurance
- Sick leave
- Life & accident insurance
- Death benefits
- Parental leave (if you co-parent a child)
- Housing rights
- Recreational facility use
Registering under domestic partnership laws should be done with the help of a Southern California family lawyer who is experienced in state family laws. The Law Offices of H. William Edgar can capably come alongside you to ensure this next step is carried out smoothly and completely.
Dissolution of Domestic Partnership
Dissolving a domestic partnership, whether with an opposite-sex couple or a same-sex couple, can be a complicated task, such as divorce. Our attorneys strive to make the process as quick and efficient as possible, while still ensuring you are taken care of and your rights protected.
We can help you navigate areas such as, but not limited to, the following:
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Family law is a sensitive matter. The sooner we can help families and individuals work through stressful and emotionally exhausting legal matters, the sooner they are able to move forward. We understand that each and every case is unique to the client’s personal circumstances. That’s why we never take a one-size-fits-all-approach to legal situations. Instead, we take the time to get to know our clients and build a case that can effectively reach their goals. This approach saves our clients time, money, and stress.
To begin a free case evaluation concerning your domestic partnership, call the Law Offices of H. William Edgar at (888) 251-9618 or fill out our online form today.