When your marriage comes to an end, you need reliable representation to ensure that your rights and best interests will be protected in your divorce proceedings. At Dunnigan & Messier, PC, we are committed to our clients.
We recognize that divorce can be emotionally and financially straining, which is why we are prepared to help you achieve a fair resolution as practically and cost-effectively as possible. Our Newport News law office is conveniently positioned to serve individuals and families throughout the Virginia Peninsula.
Dunnigan & Messier, PC, represents U.S. military members and veterans. With extensive knowledge of military spousal and retirement benefits and laws, we are ready to assist members and veterans of all military branches, including the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. Contact us today with questions about your military divorce.
Hampton Military Divorce Attorneys Who Understand the Law
As a no-fault divorce state, spouses can divorce as a result of irreconcilable differences, in addition to what Virginia law states is grounds for a fault divorce such as adultery, desertion or abandonment, cruelty, incarceration of a spouse, etc.
Whether you and your spouse have come to a collective agreement about your divorce or there is disagreement, our knowledgeable Newport News divorce attorneys can help you. Lawyers Stephen A. Dunnigan and Marc P. Messier have been assisting both civilians and military members with contested and uncontested divorce for nearly 40 years.
We can help you with all aspects of your divorce, including:
- Separation agreements
- Simple divorce
- Uncontested divorce
- Military divorce
- Divorces where spouses whereabouts are unknown
- Child support
- Child custody/visitation
- Spousal support/alimony
- Protective orders
- Domestic assault
- Termination of parental rights
- Grandparents rights
- Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
- Military retirement
- Equitable distribution
During your consultation, one of our experienced divorce attorneys will work with you to understand your immediate needs and long-term goals in your divorce. We will assist you with locating and determining the value of your marital assets and debt that will be divided during your divorce.
Our goal is to help you achieve a fair and equitable outcome in your divorce. We believe that the most satisfying results come from working together with your spouse to reach an amicable settlement through a separation agreement or mediation. We realize, however, that not all divorces are amicable. When courtroom litigation is necessary, we will tenaciously advocate for your rights to obtain the best results possible in your case.
Call Dunnigan & Messier, PC, Today
We invite you to contact Dunnigan & Messier, PC, today at 757-595-7777 or e-mail us to schedule a free, private and personal consultation to discuss your family law case. Our office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and evenings and weekends by special appointment. We travel to homes, hospitals and other locations for our personal injury and medical malpractice cases. Our firm accepts Visa, MasterCard and other major credit cards. Ask us about our contingency fees and payment plans. Quality legal representation doesn't have to be expensive.