Find an attorney for prenuptial or marital agreements in Essex County, Massachusetts. Prenuptial or marital agreements are contracts signed prior to the marriage or civil union that provide for the division of property or spousal support if the parties later separate or divorce. The enforcement of a prenuptial agreement depends on a showing that it was signed without coercion and a fair disclosure of assets was made by each party before it was signed. Find an attorney for a prenuptial agreement in Essex County, Massachusetts or a postnuptial or marital agreement.
Lawyer Referral Service in Essex County, MA - The Essex County Bar Association (ECBA) sponsors a Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) from its offices in Salem, MA. The attorney referral service is opened from Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. To receive a referral to a local attorney screened for his or her experience in the needed area of the law, you can call the service. After you receive the referral, you can call the attorney to schedule a 30 minute phone or office consultation to discuss the case and the attorney fees needed for additional services.