Knoxville, TN asked in Family Law for Tennessee

Q: Would I file a Legal Separation using the Separation agreement if we weren't married?

We were together two years, we had a minor child during our Domestic Relationship. We were never married.

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
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A: Not sure of what you want to do, but you cannot get a legal separation if you were never married. Child support and visitation would probably be handled in the Juvenile Court System.

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