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Marriage with foreign Citizens

In today's world, the borders between states are steadily being erased, which affects not only political or economic relations, but, first of all, the sphere of family relations. It is becoming practically the norm that citizens of the United States, especially women, enter into marriages with representatives of foreign countries. However, the conclusion of marriage with foreign citizens is procedurally different from the conclusion of marriage between citizens of the United States. At the same time, marriage with citizens of foreign countries has its own nuances and differences, which often cannot be sorted out without the help of a qualified lawyer.

Features of the legal regulation of family relations with the participation of foreigners are due to differences in the national, religious traditions of states, in particular, there are different requirements for persons entering into marriage, the procedure for concluding and dissolving a marriage, the property regime of spouses and other issues. be not recognized in another (in everyday life it has the name "lame marriage").

The lawyers and attorneys working with the law office of Gregory Krasovsky have many years of experience in this category of cases. It can be said that the resolution of disputes on marriage with foreigners is our strong point, because we, first of all, specialize in knowledge of international law. Gregory Krasovsky, head of the legal consultancy, has worked abroad for many years and has a serious practice in international legal cases, including family disputes. It is in accordance with these criteria that the team of lawyers and attorneys at Krasovsky Law Firm was selected.

The lawyers and attorneys working with the law office of Gregory Krasovsky will provide you with professional assistance when entering into marriage with citizens of foreign countries and will be able to:

professionally conduct a mediation procedure and pre-trial settlement of the conflict (Pre-trial settlement of the dispute with the involvement of a professional negotiator);

prepare the necessary documents for marriage;

prepare and conclude any necessary types of international legal agreements between the parties to the case.

In addition, lawyers and attorneys working with The Law Office of Gregory Krasovsky support litigations on the enforcement of foreign judgments in the United States and judgments issued in the United States in foreign courts. Therefore, you can be sure that your case will be brought to the final result. When rendering services to clients, we are based on the fact that the fact of marriage in Russia must be recognized by the legislation of other states.

Please note that The lawyers and attorneys working with Gregory Krasovsky's Law Firm provide legal services for marriage with foreigners both on the territory of the United States and on the territory of foreign countries. Knowledge of Russian, Spanish and Ukrainian languages ​​is an additional advantage of our specialists.

 The lawyers and attorneys working with the law office of Gregory Krasovsky will competently help you in resolving legal situations in which a citizen of Ukraine, the USA, the European Union or other states is a party, they will protect your interests in the judicial and state bodies of both the United States and abroad. Therefore, not only citizens of the United States, but also citizens of other states and stateless persons can apply to us for resolving divorce proceedings. We take into account that for a foreigner the fact of marriage will be formalized after the information is entered into the documents of a foreign state.

Please note that marriages of American citizens with foreigners can be concluded not only in Russia, but also abroad. Marriages entered into abroad are recognized in Russia. By recognizing a marriage concluded abroad as valid in Russia, it should be understood that it will have the same legal force as a marriage entered into on the territory of Russia, with all the ensuing consequences.

American family law proceeds from the following provisions:

American citizens abroad can enter into marriages with each other both in the consulates of the United States and in the relevant bodies of any foreign state. Usually marriages are concluded in these bodies due to the lack of a American embassy in a given country or consulate in the area where they are located;

all such marriages (both between American citizens and "mixed") will be recognized as valid in Russia, provided that the legislation of the state of the place of marriage is observed both in relation to the form of marriage and the conditions for entering into marriage;

the only condition for recognizing marriages of American citizens entered into abroad as valid in Russia is the absence of circumstances preventing marriage, which are established by Art. 14 RF IC.

If you live outside the United States and you want to marry a foreigner in the registry office under the laws of the United States, then we will help you when applying to the consular office of the United States or the diplomatic mission of the United States in the country of residence.

The lawyers and attorneys working with The Law Office of Gregory Krasovsky have partners who provide relevant legal services in the European Union, which significantly increases the efficiency of our work in resolving issues related to international family law.

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To make our services as easily available as possible, the law office of Gregory provides its services for the dissolution of marriage with foreigners in both in-person and remote formats.

When contacting our specialists, you will receive a qualified legal assessment, which includes a forecast of the possibility of resolving your issue of marriage with foreigners. The lawyers and attorneys working with the law office of Gregory Krasovsky value their professional reputation and take only those cases that should end in a positive resolution of your issue.


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