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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"The basic principle of matrimonial law is that no person can take advantage of his own wrong.
Dehnhard and Tawil specialize in family and matrimonial law matters, including divorce actions, prenuptial agreements, child custody, parenting time, alimony, child support and domestic violence issues.
Attorneys working in matrimonial law have to deal with the equitable distribution of various properties, both real and personal.
Benussi& Co Ltd has an established reputation as a results-driven matrimonial law firm.
Kieth Rieger has been practicing matrimonial law since 1981.
And government ministers in the Lords have promised to review current matrimonial law.
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.
Jacqueline Newman is a New York-based matrimonial law attorney and author of Soon to Be Ex: A Guide to Your Perfect Divorce & Relaunch.
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.
* 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.