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.

Andrew Scott Grossman
(614) 221-7711
32 W HOSTER ST
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Divorce, Family
Education
Capital University,University of Kansas
State Licensing
DC, 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

Thomas George Widman
(614) 461-6007
500 S. Front St., Suite 860
Columbus, OH
Specialties
Family, Real Estate, Child Custody
Education
Capital University
State Licensing
Ohio

Todd Alexander Weber
(614) 334-6147
65 East State Street, Suite 1000
Columbus, OH
Specialties
Estate Planning, Family, Tax
Education
Capital University
State Licensing
Ohio

Lawrence Joel Rich
21 E STATE ST LBBY
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Family, Real Estate, Business
Education
Cleveland State University,Ohio State University, Columbus,Ohio State University, Columbus
State Licensing
Ohio

Howard Eric Baumwell
211 E LIVINGSTON AVE
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Debt Collection, Family, Personal Injury, Residential
Education
Ohio Northern University,Ohio State University, Columbus
State Licensing
Ohio

Anthony Delligatti Jr.
366 E BROAD ST
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Business, Litigation, Personal Injury, Family, Real Estate
Education
Loyola University in Los Angeles, California,Ohio State University, Columbus
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

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

Sue Ann Fauber
306 E GAY ST
COLUMBUS, OH
Specialties
Workers Compensation, Administrative Law, Family, Appeals
Education
Case Western Reserve University,University of Cincinnati
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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