An Inclusive And Exceptionally Dedicated Family Law Attorney

Since 2007, Silin Law Firm PLLC has been the law firm to which people throughout the Mississippi Gulf Coast region have come to resolve their challenging legal concerns. I am Rita Nahlik Silin. I founded my law firm to provide personalized and effective representation whether you are getting a divorce, need assistance with child-related matters or are wondering if filing bankruptcy is right for your circumstances.

From my office in Ocean Springs, I help clients throughout Jackson, George, Harrison, Stone And Hancock counties in Mississippi.

Family Law


Same-Sex Divorce


A Strong Divorce Lawyer Who Cares About What You Have To Say

When you are going through the stirring changes that are naturally part of a divorce or separation, you want an attorney who is unwaveringly on your side. You may be worrying about how your children are going to take this new lifestyle. You might also have concerns regarding what will happen with your investments and/or retirement accounts.

You need a knowledgeable family law lawyer who will listen to you and respect your values. As an attorney with more than 15 years of experience listening carefully and assisting all types of Mississippi families, I will be your ally at the negotiation table and in the courtroom, if negotiations break down.

I take the time to protect your best interests for a stable future and help you understand the benefit of setting appropriate expectations when disagreements with your spouse appear insurmountable. I provide the legal counsel and advocacy that you can lean on when everything else around you just seems to increase your anxiety. As one of few family law attorneys in the area who champions same-sex family law cases, I get it. There will be twists and turns along the journey, but with me at your side, obstacles won’t keep you from moving forward.

United States Court of Appeals | Fifth Circuit
United States District Court | Northern District of Mississippi
The Mississippi Bar
United States District Court | Southern District of Mississippi

Take Action Now For A Stable Financial Future

When your family dynamic changes because of a divorce, a separation or the adoption of a child, your financial future will also evolve. If you are burdened by credit card debt, personal loans or medical bills, you may want to explore whether filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy is right for you. Bankruptcy is not a magic wand that ends all your financial woes. It comes with restrictions and consequences as well.

Will you be able to keep your house? What about your high-value assets and standard of living after filing for bankruptcy? Will you have to sell properties? Let’s talk about the pros and cons together so that you can make an informed decision and start on the path to a solid financial future.

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At Silin Law Firm PLLC, expect reassurance and direction along with respect. Equality is my business. I do not discriminate.