Your Guide to Annulment in California

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Not all fairy tales have happy endings and unfortunately that also applies to your marriage. Maybe you’ve been giving your marriage some thought, and the idea of an annulment pops up. So, can you get an annulment in sunny California? The answer is that it depends. The good news is that Kendall Gkikas & Mitchell, LLP has your back with the details. Keep reading to learn more about annulments in California and how Kendall Gkikas & Mitchell, LLP can help.

Annulments 101 – The Basics for Californians

First things first. Yes, annulments are a thing in California. But there are some hoops you need to jump through to obtain one. An annulment isn’t about ending a valid marriage. It’s actually about saying that the marriage shouldn’t have existed in the first place! So, what criteria allow you to obtain an annulment? Keep reading to learn more!

The Nitty-Gritty: Qualifying for Annulment

Wondering if you’ve got a shot at annulment? Here are the reasons why a judge would grant an annulment in California:

  • Incest: The parties are related by blood
  • Bigamy: One of the individuals is already married
  • Age: One of the individuals is not above the age of consent
  • Unsound Mind: A party has a mental condition that prevents them from understanding the nature and duties of marriage
  • Fraud: One party perpetrated fraud to obtain the other’s consent to marriage
  • Force: An individual was forced into the marriage against their will

Does your situation tick any of these boxes? If so, you just might have a solid annulment case.

Kendall Gkikas & Mitchell, LLP – Your Annulment Allies in California

Life’s a journey, and sometimes we take routes that lead to unexpected places. If you find yourself contemplating whether your marital path needs a detour, it’s crucial to arm yourself with knowledge and the right support team.

If you are navigating the annulment maze you are going to want some pros by your side. That is where Kendall Gkikas & Mitchell, LLP comes into the picture. With over 29 years of experience, we’ve seen it all and helped folks just like you. We’re passionate about your rights and ensuring you’re not stuck in a marriage that’s legally questionable.

Thinking of an annulment? We’re here, ready to chat, and ready to guide you through the process. Got questions or need a consultation? Just give us a call at 909-482-1422 to schedule a consultation to discuss your case. We’re here, ready to make your journey smoother whether you qualify for an annulment or not!

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