Skip to content

Volunteer attorney successfully helps Navy member with a divorce settlement

A Navy servicemember needed pro bono help with a divorce after his wife served him with divorce papers and refused to allow any visitation with his son. Distraught, the servicemember discussed his case with a military legal assistance attorney, who referred his case to the ABA Military Pro Bono Project. The Project connected the servicemember with a volunteer attorney who helped him reach a favorable settlement that addressed a number of issues, including the division of personal and real property, tax implications, and child custody and support. Most important to the servicemember was the establishment of a child custody and visitation plan that allows him to remain active in his son’s life.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 25 other followers

%d bloggers like this: