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Military Divorce & Separation

Military Divorce & Separation - Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Newport News, Chesapeake

Military divorce & separation in Virginia is different in many ways from divorce for civilians. Several federal laws protect the rights of service members and their spouses in divorce including the Soldiers and Sailors Civil Relief Act and the Uniform Services Former Spouses’ Protection Act.

In addition, issues such as division of pension, continued services benefits , etc. make military divorces more complicated than civilian divorces.  Military members and their spouses should insure they are fully informed by a qualified military divorce lawyer like those at The Merna Law Group.

Military separation is complicated by support issues including the proper application of the BAH benefit provided by the military.  Additional issues like continued health benefits and base privileges need to be considered.

Our lawyers have help hundreds of divorcing military service members and their spouses navigate the stressful, complicated, painful process of separation and divorce. Don’t make the mistake of going to any divorce attorney. We will see that your rights under Virginia and federal law are protected.

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 The Merna Law Group, Attorneys At Law, P.C. …kind and friendly from the start!5 Stars! “Everyone there was kind and friendly from the start and helped us with everything in a timely manner. They were never rude no matter how much we called or asked questions.” Reviewed by B.P. of Virginia Beach on Feb 20 . 
 The Merna Law Group, Attorneys At Law, P.C. Didn’t have to worry about anything!5 Stars! “Just keep providing the type of service you do. You business values are based off reliability and service. Today’s Law Offices just don’t offer that kind of experience. Didn’t have to worry about anything!!! Just being able to go on with my normal life and know that all my issues are well taken care of is a relief in itself.” Reviewed by A.P. of Virginia Beach on Mar 4 . 
 The Merna Law Group, Attorneys At Law, P.C. …overall experience was outstanding!5 Stars! “My husband and I were very happy with The Merna Law Firm. They are well organized, time manageable, and friendly. I was even able to bring my children with me if I needed to. In court, they stayed right there beside us and answered all questions we had. Our overall experience was outstanding and I am glad we were represented by the Merna Law Group.” Reviewed by A.M. of Suffolk on Mar 5 . 
 The Merna Law Group, Attorneys At Law, P.C. …debt free!5 Stars! “A friendly staff and outstanding attorney who helped me through a difficult time in my life. Thanks to everyone at the Merna Law Group who helped me move on to and new chapter in my life debt free!” Reviewed by M.F. of Norfolk on Mar 8 . 
 The Merna Law Group, Attorneys At Law, P.C. …very helpful and friendly!5 Stars! “Everyone at the office was very helpful and friendly. The attorney answered all of our questions and helped us through the entire process. He was also very helpful answering concerns that we had after the process was completed/over. Highly recommended!” Reviewed by M.E. of Virginia Beach on Mar 11 .