With the advent of new laws that define LGBT relationships in a more traditional sense, new challenges arise, both socially and legally to insure the rights of both partners. These relationships are being called 'non-traditional' for lack of a better term, and as more and more states adopt and enact laws that recognize the equality of the LGBT community, The Law Offices of Rosaline L. Zukerman have found itself in the forefront.
Our commitment is to serve everyone who is setting up domicile relationships and may also be facing legal challenges — including Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Transgendered people — and to that end we are ready to serve your needs and the needs of the LGBT community.
Challenges facing the LGBT Community
Working with families who face non-traditional family issues presents some unique challenges. Now that same sex marriage is possible, as well as domestic partnerships, our unique experience in family law and estate planning positions us perfectly to address your needs. Some areas of consideration include:
- Adoption - Foster Care Adoption as well as Co-Parent / Second Parent Adoption
- Estate Planning
- Living Wills
- Probate and Trust Administration
- Domestic Partnerships and Pre- and Post-Nuptial Agreements
- Employment and Unfair Dismissal
- Special Needs Trust
- Health Care Power of Attorney
- Advance Directive
- Divorce, Custody, Support
- Surrogacy Agreements
Serving the State of California and headquartered in Los Angeles, the Law Firm of Rosaline L. Zukerman deals with couples, single parents and other individuals who seek legal representation in matters of family law, estate, and related areas.
Staying on the Cutting Edge of LGBT Issues
As more states come on board with recognition of same-sex marriage, we've taken the responsibility to be up to date and well-versed in current legislation, with an eye on future legislation that could impact your present relationships. Please don't hesitate to call our offices if you have any questions, or concerns. You can reach us at 310-277-5277.