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Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio, Solicitor
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Experience:  Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience
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Leon, Is it possible to terminate a foreign civil

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Hi Leon,
Is it possible to terminate a foreign civil partnership in Australia when none of the partners live in Ausralia and only one is an Australian citizen?
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 12 months ago.

Good Afternoon

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. Thank you for your question, and will do my best to assist you with your question. Please understand this is not legal advise Please understand this is not legal advise but a guide to assist you.

Where was the partnership started and where is it operating?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Hi Leon it was started in California in January 2016. My ex is Australian and we both currently live in the UK
Expert:  Leon replied 12 months ago.

Good Evening

If it was started in California then the laws that govern it are in California.

Are you the only partners or are their USA citizens that still run the business?

Expert:  Leon replied 12 months ago.

Good Afternoon

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