Our civil partnership Lawyers Wakefield can help you with all matters relating to your legal rights and responsibilities under a civil partnership. We understand how important family law matters are to you, and that is why we strive to explain your position clearly and concisely to you every step of the way. Contact us today to find out how we can help with civil partnership matters in relation to tax, pensions, separation, parental responsibility, child custody, domestic violence, child maintenance and immigration rights.
Civil Partnership Lawyers Wakefield – Civil Partnership Advice
As a same-sex couple, you legally have recognition of your relationship under the Civil Partnership Act 2004. The act gives similar rights to as those afforded heterosexual couples.
Legally married couples have legal rights and responsibilities, by registering a civil partnership a couple can gain comparable rights. The process for doing this means ‘giving notice’ at a local register office that you wish to register your relationship as a civil partnership. This will bring significant changes to your rights regarding:
- employment benefits
- child maintenance
- parental responsibility for civil partner’s children
- access to accident compensation and insurance
- protection from domestic violence
- immigration rights
This is a complex area of law and not the simplest of processes to go through without legal advice. If you are intending to enter a civil partnership, or are looking to dissolve a civil partnership, get the best legal guidance and advice from experienced family law solicitors at Family Law Wakefield.
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Your local Family lawyers in Wakefield are experts in civil partnership law and will provide a personal and highly professional service. Get in touch and get initial free advice on civil partnerships in the following ways: