DAYTON FULL SERVICE LAW FIRM
Call Today 937.204.1555
The Representation You Need The Service You Deserve

Dayton Divorce Lawyers

Helping You Understand the Different Types of Divorce

There is no easy way to end a marriage, but there is a way to protect your best interests. When you contact Fox & Associates Co., L.P.A., our attorneys listen to your concerns regarding the division of property, your own financial needs, and worries and issues surrounding your children. Then, we discuss the options that are available to you under Ohio divorce law.

Types of Divorce in Ohio

As your divorce lawyer, it’s our job to inform you of the courses of action that are available and help you make a choice that will work for you and your children. In Ohio, you may obtain a divorce based on certain grounds or legal reasons.

Grounds for divorce include:

  • Fault divorce: Bigamy, adultery, willful absence of a spouse for at least one year, fraudulent contract, cruelty, negligence of duty, or imprisonment.
  • No-fault divorce: Incompatibility or living separately and apart for one year or more.

Dissolution of Marriage

If you and your spouse are able to reach an agreement on the terms of ending your marriage — including division of property, child support, custody, visitation, and alimony — dissolution is a workable choice which is generally less stressful for you and your family. It is often less costly than a traditional divorce but it requires that both parties are in agreement.

Military Divorce

Grounds for a military divorce are the same as those for a civilian divorce, but federal laws — such as the Soldiers and Sailors Civil Relief Act (SSCRA) and the Uniformed Services Former Spouses’ Protection Act (USFPA) — are in place to protect active-duty military personnel who are unable to respond to a divorce action. If you are seeking a military divorce or are being served with divorce papers, the lawyers at Fox & Associates Co., L.P.A. can help you.

Contact Us for a Consultation

Your legal challenge deserves the individual attention and benefit of experience that the attorneys at Fox & Associates Co., L.P.A. offer. We provide aggressive representation and compassionate counsel to clients throughout Alpha, Riverside, Fairborn, and the surrounding areas. For your convenience, we have locations in Dayton and Huber Heights.

To schedule a consultation, please contact us online or call our Dayton divorce lawyers at (937) 204-1555.

Testimonials

See What Our Clients Have to Say
  • “He answered all of our questions and has been very accessible and thorough.”

    Happy Client

  • “They were very honest to us when we went there for the initial visit.”

    Happy Client

Our Values

Why You Should Hire Us
  • More than 70 years of combined legal experience.

  • We develop effective legal strategies and provide innovative options.

  • We have a successful track record in handling cases just like yours.

  • We listen and create tailored solutions to meet your needs.