People often mistakenly think that civil annulment allows a newlywed couple to change their mind and legally reverse their marriage. This is not the case, however. As a knowledgeable family lawyer at Suzette Lorrey-Wiggs, P.C., I can explain who might be eligible for annulment under Arizona law. I have considerable experience representing clients in the Tempe area and throughout Arizona in a full range of family law matters. If a legal flaw does exist in your union, I can help you pursue an annulment.
At Suzette Lorrey-Wiggs, P.C., I will examine your situation to help determine if your union can be annulled. Though jurisdictions differ, common legal justifications can include:
I am experienced in all types of marital litigation and can advise you on your options for annulling your union.
After a detailed review of your situation, I can help determine the likelihood of success for an annulment petition. Unlike divorce, which ends a marriage, annulment is a determination that a legitimate marriage never existed. However, annulment does not affect issues relating to child support or parentage. I will provide the advice and advocacy you require when you decide to annul your marriage.