San Diego Military Divorce Lawyer

Military service members and their families face a myriad of challenges throughout their lifetime that are unique from those experienced by civilian families. Predictably, these challenges emerge in military divorce. At the Law Offices of Samuel S. Godkin and Associates, we help clients work through these obstacles, focusing on protecting our clients' interests while settling differences — so that clients can move on in their lives.

Divorce in the Military: Navy ∙ Marines ∙ Coast Guard ∙ Air Force ∙ Army

San Diego military divorce lawyer Samuel S. Godkin has been serving men and women in the San Diego area since 1996. He provides experienced and ethical representation to retired and active duty service members as well as nonmilitary spouses in the San Diego area. He also represents clients who are deployed overseas and are facing divorce in California. Call 619-573-4193 or 866-919-6373, or contact us online to schedule an appointment.

We Are Adept at Resolving Complex Military Divorce Concerns

While military service members and their nonmilitary spouses face that same basic issues as those involved in a civilian divorce — property division, child custody and visitation, support, etc. — there are special considerations in resolving many of these issues in a military divorce:

  • Overseas collection or payment of child support or spousal support
  • Fair division of military pension and other military benefits
  • Correct interpretation of the service member's income when calculating child or spousal support
  • Initiation of the six-month residency waiting period for divorce while still deployed

In addition to understanding the intricate issues that arise in military divorce, we also comprehend the financial issues many military and civilian couples face in their marriage and in divorce. Handling divorce law Mr. Godkin and his associates are capable of answering your questions and providing a legal path tailored to your unique situation.

California Retired & Active Duty Divorce Attorney: 866-919-6373

Military divorce is complex, whether it involves retired or active duty military members or non-military spouses. At the Law Offices of Samuel S. Godkin and Associates, we have the experience, resources and competence to provide the effective legal guidance you need when confronting a military divorce.

Contact us to arrange an informative initial consultation. Call 619-573-4193 or 866-919-6373 today.

Effective military divorce representation for service members and military spouses stationed in the San Diego area, including those stationed at Naval Base San Diego, Camp Pendleton, Coronado Navy Base, North Island Naval Air Station, Miramar Naval Air Station and other local military bases.