Divorce Attorney Columbus OH

In the U.S., and in most western countries, adultery has been decriminalized. While historically adultery has been rigorously condemned in cultural and religious traditions, its legal consequences are most often found in divorce cases, particularly in jurisdictions where there are fault-based statutes governing family law.

Craig Paul Treneff
(614) 891-4230
555 S FRONT ST STE 320
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Divorce, Environmental, Child Custody, Child Support
Education
Capital University Law School,Ohio State University, Columbus
State Licensing
Ohio

Kendra Lynn Carpenter
250 CIVIC CENTER DR STE 500
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Employment, Family, Litigation
Education
Capital University Law School,Purdue University
State Licensing
Ohio

Richard DeAtlee Colby
169 E LIVINGSTON AVE
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Child Custody, Business, Real Estate
Education
Capital University,Ohio State University, Columbus
State Licensing
Ohio

Robert Chris Harbold
(614) 255-1140
500 S FRONT ST STE 1140
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Alimony
Education
Capital University,Ohio University
State Licensing
Ohio

M. J. Asensio III
(614) 462-2622
155 W MAIN ST WATERFORD TOWER
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Corporate, Employment
Education
University of Michigan,Indiana University School of Law
State Licensing
Ohio

David Scott Heier
(614) 793-8866
338 South High Street
Columbus, OH
Specialties
Family Law
Education
Undergraduate : University of Dayton
Law School : University of Dayton
Admitted To Bar : 1979
Professional Memberships
Ohio State Bar Association; Columbus Bar Association; American Bar Association

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Robert Ira Zashin
(216) 696-4441
21 E STATE ST LBBY
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family
Education
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of Law,Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Pis
State Licensing
Ohio

Jeffrey David Fish
1335 DUBLIN RD
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Administrative Law
Education
Capital University,Ohio State University, Columbus,Ohio State University, Columbus
State Licensing
Ohio

Brian Christopher Burrier
(614) 224-8824
400 S 5TH ST STE 302
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Commercial
Education
Capital University
State Licensing
Ohio

Amy M. McKinlay
(614) 255-1140
500 S FRONT ST STE 1140
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Alimony
Education
Capital University,Otterbein College
State Licensing
Ohio

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The Price of Infidelity

Q: "What is the punishment for adultery and abandonment? "

 

In the U.S., and in most western countries, adultery has been decriminalized. While historically adultery has been rigorously condemned in cultural and religious traditions, its legal consequences are most often found in divorce cases, particularly in jurisdictions where there are fault-based statutes governing family law.

As for abandonment, I assume your inquiry refers to the marital relationship, and the issues of actual or constructive abandonment are most often delved into in the context of proving entitlement to divorce. If you are facing both an adulterous spouse and abandonment of your marriage, it is important that you seek legal counsel to ascertain and protect your rights to property and marital assets, particularly where children are involved. Check your county clerk's office for resources offering assistance with access to legal counsel and services, and know that many lawyers will offer an initial consultation at no charge.

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DISCLAIMER: This publication is distributed with the understanding that it does not constitute legal advice or establish an attorney/client relationship by way of any information contained herein. The information provided is for general purposes only, as readers are advised to consult with a qualified lawyer regarding the specifics of their particular circumstances.


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