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Should I get a divorce or an annulment? What is the difference?

New clients often ask whether they should seek a divorce or an annulment. The answer, unsurprisingly, is, “it depends.”

First, it is important to understand the difference between a divorce and an annulment.  One way to remember the distinction between them is this: with a divorce, a court is saying the marriage is over; with an annulment, a court is saying the marriage never existed in the first place.

How do you know if you are eligible for one or the other or both?  Continue reading →