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Montgomery County Annulment Attorneys

Annulments are legal in Maryland, but they are very rare. It is difficult to prove to the court that a marriage is void or voidable. It is typically easier to get a divorce than an annulment.

If, however, you believe an annulment of your marriage is the better option, speak with an attorney at Avery & Upton. We have experience with these cases and have argued them at contested trials. After reviewing your case, our Montgomery County annulment lawyers will help you determine whether an annulment is a possibility. If it is not, we can represent you in a divorce.

Is It Possible To Annul My Marriage?

Because annulment laws are complex, it is best to discuss your marriage with one of our attorneys. Each case is unique and each client has his or her own reasons for preferring an annulment to a divorce.

In Maryland, reasons that a marriage may be annulled can include:

  • Failure to consummate the marriage
  • Fraud such as failure to disclose a previous marriage or criminal record
  • Being a close blood relative of your spouse
  • One party is mentally disabled
  • One party is underage and did not have parental consent
  • Marrying under duress or while intoxicated

Keep in mind that it is not enough to claim that these things are true. You will need to prove it to the court to obtain an annulment. In most cases, getting a divorce is the more viable option.

Contact A Rockville Marriage Annulment Lawyer For More Information

To schedule an appointment, please call 301-576-0950 or 866-919-9723, or contact us online.

Rockville Family Law Firm Avery & Upton

http://www.averyuptonlaw.com/ 301-762-7644 Avery & Upton is located in Rockville and represents clients in divorce and asset division cases throughout Maryland. Contact our Montgomery County family law attorneys to discuss your case.

Rockville Litigation Attorney | Avery & Upton

http://www.averyuptonlaw.com/ 301-762-7644 Rockville family law attorneys of Avery & Upton are experienced in complex divorce litigation cases. When a family law case needs to be resolved by the Maryland courts, we offer litigation representation.

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Avery & Upton
51 Monroe Street, Suite 701
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-576-0950
Toll Free: 866-919-9723
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