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The Same Sex-Marriage Supreme Court Ruling

Information from a Trusted Houston Family Lawyer

On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Obergefell v. Hodges, one of four cases they agreed to hear on the civil rights issue of same-sex marriage. In their split 5-4 decision, the court announced that our Constitution guarantees the right of marriage to all Americans, effectively legalizing same-sex marriage across the entire country. The ruling was cause for celebration in the LGBT community and was hailed by President Obama as a "victory for America."

With the joys of marriage also come unforeseen complications and challenges. At Torres Law, P.C., I have dedicated my firm to providing reliable and informed legal counsel to individuals, couples, and families facing a divorce or family law issue. In light of the Supreme Court's decision, I am excited to further extend those services to Greater Houston clients who may be facing a legal issue just as they are having their marriage rights legally recognized for the very first time.

Assistance is just a phone call away. Contact me at (713) 999-3113 today.

Same-Sex Divorce in Texas

Prior to the Supreme Court's decision, Texas had not passed its own legislation legalizing same-sex marriage. That means, for countless couples all over the state, the divorce and family law landscape has radically changed. There are suddenly many new possibilities not only to embrace marriage rights, but to further pursue thorough legal solutions.

At my firm, I am prepared to handle:

Any family law or divorce issue that opposite-sex couples have been facing for generations is now extremely relevant to our LGBT community. If you and your partner, wife, or husband are in need of an assured, experienced, and compassionate Houston family attorney, then I invite you to contact my firm today.

You do not have face this troubling time alone without the proven counsel you deserve. Start the process by scheduling a case evaluation.

  • Do I Need A Lawyer
    Immediately?

    A lawyer will help guide you through the process to make this emotional time as easy as possible.

    Learn More
  • High-Net
    Worth?

    Divorces are complicated. When high net worth individuals divorce, there is often an added layer of complexity.

    How We Handle This
  • How To
    Fight CPS

    Having contact with your children threatened is one of the most devastating experiences you can face.

    What We Can Do
  • Start Your
    Case Today!

    My firm will carefully consider all aspects of your family law issue. Don't hesitate to contact us.

    Request A Consultation

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