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; the knowledgeable family lawyers at THE KITSON LAW FIRM, PLLC can explain who might be eligible for annulment under New York law. We have more than 33 years of experience in New York family law. If a legal flaw does exist in your union, we can help you pursue an annulment.
Our White Plains lawyers will examine your situation to help determine if your union can be annulled. Though jurisdictions differ, common legal justifications can include:
THE KITSON LAW FIRM, PLLC attorneys are experienced in all types of marital litigation and can advise you on your options.
After a detailed review of your situation, we 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.
Call THE KITSON LAW FIRM, PLLC at 914-367-0235 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with a family law attorney in White Plains, New York.