Any couple considering a divorce is likely to be overwhelmed by the possibility of expensive lawyers and long, drawn-out court battles. But, not all couples enter into the divorce process ready to fight. If you and your spouse are communicating well, you may qualify for Oregon's summary divorce process.
Overview of Annulment Like a traditional divorce, an annulment ends a marriage. However, an annulment is a legal proceeding that goes further by declaring a marriage invalid or void through a court order. In some cases, it’s as if the marriage never happened.
Domestic violence can leave lasting scars, especially for children. Judges take this into account when deciding which parent should have custody of the children. In Oregon, as in other states, judges will consider a parent’s history of domestic violence when making decisions about custody and visitation