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.

Jon M. Dileno
21 E STATE ST LBBY
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Employment, Child Custody, Workers Compensation, Litigation
Education
Baldwin-Wallace College,Tulane University
State Licensing
Ohio

Alyson Beth Miller
(614) 221-7711
32 W HOSTER ST
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family
Education
Miami University of Ohio,University of Maryland, College Park
State Licensing
Ohio

Carl Gustav Dahlberg
(614) 228-4200
503 S Front St, #200
Columbus, OH
Specialties
Family
Education
Ohio State University
State Licensing
Ohio

Joel R. Campbell
490 CITY PARK AVE
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Litigation, Business, Family, Personal Injury
Education
Ohio State University, Columbus,University of Akron
State Licensing
Ohio

Thomas Joseph Jedinak
(614) 221-7711
32 W HOSTER ST
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Prenuptials, Litigation, Appeals
Education
Capital University,Miami University of Ohio
State Licensing
Ohio

Mark Edward Hogan
(614) 224-8824
400 S 5TH ST STE 302
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Child Support, Commercial
Education
Capital University
State Licensing
Ohio

Thomas Edward Friedman
502 S 3RD ST
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Prenuptials, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support
Education
Ohio State University Moritz College of Law,Miami University of Ohio
State Licensing
Ohio

Denise Marie Mirman
503 S FRONT ST STE 250
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Divorce, Child Custody
Education
Ohio State University Moritz College of Law,Ohio State University, Columbus
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

Robert Joseph Behal
(614) 464-2025
501 S HIGH ST
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Business, Contracts, Family, Divorce
Education
Ohio State University, Columbus,Ohio State University, Columbus
State Licensing
Ohio

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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