Islamic marriage advice and family advice

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No Nikah, but my Wali signed the documents; Is my marriage valid?

I am legally married to a man in a court. The marriage ceremony was done in a proper way. It was performed in the presence of my parents, a lady who performed the vows and the whole family as witness. The lady who performed the marriage was not a Muslim but was a qualified Justice of peace.

Talking to fiance on phone.

Is talking to one’s fiance over the phone and text messaging forbidden in Islam? If yes, then how should they both get to know each other?