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Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements The Willingham Law Firm, PC

McKinney Family Lawyer for Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements

Helping Protect You & Your Family

Being engaged is one of the most joyful periods in someone’s life, which is why it’s easy to forget that entering into a marriage is a legal contract with several severe stipulations attached. No one wants to believe their happy ending won’t pan out in their favor, but the reality is, there is always a chance that either one or both of you may feel the need to terminate the marriage. In the case of that happening, there are certain precautions to take in order to protect your assets and protect yourself and your family from dealing with a long and complicated process.

In this day and age, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements no longer hold the same taboo they once did. They are simply legal documents that allow you to protect your assets, and have become more common than you may think--making them a very necessary precaution. Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements aren’t only for the extremely rich and famous, and there are more reasons for them than you may realize.

The following are factors that may be cause for a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement:

  • Prior marriage
  • Children with someone other than future spouse
  • Property
  • Debt
  • Dual-income household
  • Significant difference in earning power

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Requesting a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement doesn’t mean you are going into your marriage expecting the worst. It simply means that both you and your future spouse are remaining practical and realistic in case of the unexpected.

If you are in need of a McKinney family lawyer who can help you understand the details of a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement that will work for you, look no further than Willingham Law Firm, PC. Our attorneys are well-versed in the practice of family law and will help you save both time and money by taking precautions in case the marriage does not last or one party passes away.

For more information on how to being your process with a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement, contact us by calling (214) 499-9647.

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