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Questions about Military Divorce? Facing a Military Divorce?
Our American soldiers defend the rights of all Americans and others throughout the world every day. In return for your loyal service
to our country, you deserve to receive the peace of mind derived from military benefits and the justice associated with fair
There are federal laws and guidelines that can affect military retirement division, jurisdiction, medical and protection for
formers spouses. The Uniformed Former Spouse Protection Act is the governing force behind military pension division. Specific
expertise is needed to properly advise the servicemember or their spouse as to how to properly calculate a retirement benefit.
Georgia law allows the courts to classify military retirement as property subject to equitable division. Therefore, there are
numerous calculations that can be used to divide this benefit depending on the parties’ circumstances. Questions need to be answered
regarding length of service, type of benefit (active duty or reserve), length of marriage, overlap of service and marriage, rank of
servicemember, etc. Beyond the actual division of the retirement benefit itself, service members and their families should be advised about
other benefits including the interplay between length of marriage and length of the service member career as it pertains
to health benefits, survivor benefits, on base privileges and direct payments to a spouse.
Whether you an active servicemember, retiree, or military spouse, you need an attorney with the specific expertise needed to
address all the issues that may or may not arise in your case. Naggiar Á Sarif specialized is military divorce, and can guide you through this difficult time.
The family law attorneys at Naggiar & Sarif are skilled and experienced leaders in divorce and family law who will help you navigate what is likely a very difficult time in your life. Our attorneys have received many recognitions and awards over the years, but the acclaim and appreciation of our clients is what drives us. The achievement of our client's goals are our paramount concern.
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