Pensacola Military Divorce Lawyer
We Offer FREE Consultations to Military Members
There are a number of considerations involved in military divorces that make them different from civilian divorces. Military divorces therefore the attention of skilled divorce lawyers who have experience with these types of cases and who have an in-depth understanding of Florida divorce law.
Considered “the cradle of naval aviation,” Pensacola is home to a number of military bases and is home to many military members. If you are a service member or the spouse of a service member and are considering ending your marriage, turn to The Virga Law Firm, P.A. for top-quality representation backed by decades of experience. We can ensure that all aspects of your divorce are thoughtfully considered as we work towards the outcome that best aligns with your goals.
Call our firm today to request your free case review.
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Special Considerations in Military Divorces
Military divorces come with a number of requirements and limitations. First and foremost, military members are protected from divorce proceedings while they are on active duty unless they agree to the divorce, according to the Service Members Civil Relief Act. Another of the biggest considerations is the division of military pensions and other benefits. Marriages must meet or exceed a certain duration and other requirements in order for non-military spouses to receive a portion of these benefits at divorce. Other considerations involve alimony and child support, which cannot exceed 60% of the service member’s income, as well as residency requirements and potential eligibility to file for divorce in a state other than Florida. Military divorce laws can be complex, which is why we encourage you to discuss your case with a member of our team. We would be happy to advise you on how to move forward.
Decades of Experience Handling Cases in Escambia County
The Virga Law Firm, P.A. takes pride in providing personalized, attentive service to each client who walks through our doors. If you are seeking a reputable law firm to help you with your divorce and other related matters, such as child custody and visitation, child support, and spousal support, look no further than our team. Backed by glowing testimonials, our firm is confident that we will exceed your expectations.
Call us at (850) 257-7086 to schedule a meeting with a Pensacola military divorce attorney.