Planning for a wedding is an exciting, stressful and chaotic time in an individual’s, and couple’s, life. There are many things to consider when getting married, including the assets and property you may be bringing into the marriage. Though it may be uncomfortable to consider that the marriage may end in divorce even before it begins, it is essential that you protect yourself against any unforeseen events. If you are a gay or lesbian couple in New York planning to get married, you may wish to enter into a prenuptial agreement.
The attorneys at The Mandel Law Firm will knowledgeably and sensitively guide you through the process of drafting, negotiating, and/or reviewing a prenuptial agreement to serve your specific needs. Premarital agreements are not just for the wealthy any longer. Cautious couples are using these agreements for a number of reasons:
Although unpleasant to think about, planning in advance could save you time, money, and unanticipated problems.
A gay and lesbian prenuptial agreement is a positive way to acknowledge to your future spouse the extent of your commitment to make your marriage last a lifetime. By resolving all the sensitive personal issues that need to be considered beforehand in a comprehensive prenuptial agreement, you will have created a solid foundation for open and honest communication during your marriage.