matrimonial law

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Noun1.matrimonial law - that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing matrimonymatrimonial law - that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing matrimony
jurisprudence, legal philosophy, law - the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do
property settlement - (matrimonial law) the division of property owned or acquired by marriage partners during their marriage
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Mr Button, who set up Button & Co nearly 20 years ago, is joined in the running of the firm by Ms Barber, a matrimonial law specialist and advanced member of the Legal Society Family Law Panel and Mr Ireland, a commercial property law specialist with particular experience in the liquor licensing field.
A graduate of Washington College and the University of Baltimore School of Law, Boyd has received the highest possible rating from Martindale-Hubbell, has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer for 8 years, Best Lawyer in America since 2016 and named among the 10 Leaders of Matrimonial Law in Philadelphia.
I was only two years out of law school when the dean (at Detroit College of Law) called me and said he heard I was practicing in matrimonial law.
WHILST Benussi & Co is a matrimonial law firm known for representing high net-worth individuals and the handling of complex cases, the practice also has another distinguishing feature.
Matrimonial law attorney Jacqueline Newman, author of Soon to Be Ex: A Guide to Your Perfect Divorce & Relaunch, details money mistakes that could wreck your second marriage:
A YOUNG yet prominent niche practice offering expert legal advice across the North East and beyond, Top Tier practice, Major Family Law, is described as both "ambitious and innovative", and boasts a formidable level and breadth of experience within the field of Family and Matrimonial Law beyond expectation.
Emily (pictured) has almost a decade's experience in matrimonial law, divorce, separation, children disputes and financial matters.
Family and matrimonial law firm of Townsend, Tomaio & Newmark LLC, renewed its lease for 680 s/f at Court Plaza South.
If the marriage is truly on the rocks Jacqueline guides her soon-to -be ex-wife readers through the divorce process from A to Z with an experienced hand from her 15 years of legal experience as managing partner of a New York first tier matrimonial law firm.
Paul Crowley & Co solicitors has bolstered its family law team with the appointment of matrimonial law specialist Jennifer Carr.
Catrin is a highly experienced solicitor specialising in family and matrimonial law and she has obtained fantastic results for major clients in their matrimonial settlements," said Peter Lynn, senior partner at PL&P.
The council began working on its own matrimonial law in April 2013, passing the Kahnawcrke Family Homes Law unanimously in October 2014 using the Urgent Process of the Community Decision Making Process.