Handling Military Divorces In Southeast Tennessee

Are you stationed on a military base or installation in southeast Tennessee and contemplating a divorce? Military service can be tough on your marriage and your family. If you decide to divorce, seek the help of an experienced and understanding attorney to guide you through this difficult situation.

The Helton Law Firm, PLLC, provides quality legal assistance to individuals who are seeking military divorces in Chattanooga or the surrounding areas. Attorney J. Cris Helton founded our family law office with people like you in mind — individuals and couples who need answers to questions about issues such as:

  • Pursuing and finalizing a military divorce
  • Arrangements for child custody and visitation
  • Division of property and assets
  • Appropriate levels of alimony and child support
  • Divorces due to domestic violence, substance abuse or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Modification of a military divorce that was finalized some time ago, whether due to loss of a job or a move out of state

Important Issues With Military Divorces

If you or your spouse is in the military, seek guidance from a lawyer who is experienced with military divorces. There are number of factors that must be weighed that are not present in non-military divorces, such as:

  • Where and how a service member deployed overseas can file for divorce
  • Whether the spouse of a service person loses medical benefits when a military divorce is final
  • Protection of parental rights while overseas when a spouse in the U.S. has suddenly moved away with a couple's children
  • Role of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SMCRA) in protecting your rights and property

Free Consultation ~ 25 Years Of Experience

Our skilled law firm has the highest regard for military members and their families. We want our guidance through this process to be a source of comfort and strength for you. You will assistance backed by 25 years of experience, prompt answers to all of your questions and solutions tailored to your concerns.

Contact a Chattanooga military divorce attorney by calling the Helton Law Firm, PLLC, at 866-577-4339 toll free or 423-825-9725 locally. You may also send us an email to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation.

Look to the Helton Law Firm, PLLC, for solid solutions that can transition you to a brighter future, and feel free to call upon us at any time when a family crisis arises.