Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Family Law Questions
What would be the purpose of a father wanting A paternity
What would be the purpose of a father wanting A paternity test. He is on the birth Certificate . The mother has never denied that he is the father she receives child support, he left when the baby was… read more
Sean K
Sean K
Attorney/Member
JD
1,571 satisfied customers
I am wondering if there is any way I can add my name to my
I am wondering if there is any way I can add my name to my son birth certificate mother wont sign the parent acknowledgement paper and I have a paternity test and his is my child I have paid child sup… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
I currently live in Nevada with my daughter. I would like to
I currently live in Nevada with my daughter. I would like to move 3 hours away into California. … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,868 satisfied customers
My daughter did not list the father of a child out of
My daughter did not list the father of a child out of wedlock on the birth certificate because we didn't want him to have any rights to the baby. Because he is unstable and a certifiable lunatic. He w… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,868 satisfied customers
My son was released into the custody of his legal dad in
My son was released into the custody of his legal dad in things state of Oklahoma. Me or his biological dad have not seen or heard from him in 8 months. Things guy won't answer the phone or respond to… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,958 satisfied customers
My son's ex-wife has moved herself and a daughter in the
My son's ex-wife has moved herself and a young daughter in the house with a man who relinquished all rights to his own daughter 2 years ago. The document reads "the plantiff (boyfriend's exwife) shall… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I am trying to seek legal advice concerning my son. I have
Hello, My name is ***** ***** trying to seek legal advice concerning my son. I have been married for 8 years. My husband has a son in which he comes down on scheduled visitation evry other weekend. We… read more
mmdesq
mmdesq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
518 satisfied customers
In the state of Kentucky, is a noncustodial parent
In the state of Kentucky, is a noncustodial parent responsible for child support if the custodial parent prohibits the noncustodial parent from establishing parental verification and rights via a DNA … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I live in MN. I have a 5 month old daughter and currently her
I live in MN. I have a 5 month old daughter and currently her father and I are going through a very sour period. At the time when our daughter was born he and I were not married and still are not. Our… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
my Sons father died days after he was born and before he could
my Sons father died days after he was born and before he could sign any parental papers. I would like to get a DNA test done with his fathers parents (one lives in a different state) I cannot afford a… read more
max713
max713
Lawyer, Mediator, Partner, and COO
Doctoral Degree
1,179 satisfied customers
my son is being harrassed by a old girlfriend demanding child
my son is being harrassed by a old girlfriend demanding child support of what she claims to be his son. she is married to a guy in the army who is not even staeside and is living with another guy. wha… read more
AttorneyTom
AttorneyTom
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor, BSBA
9,130 satisfied customers
My daughter had her exboyfriend put on the birth certificate
My daughter had her exboyfriend put on the birth certificate as her sons father. Now they are living with other people and he has threatened to get the child and go somewhere that she will not find th… read more
AttorneyTom
AttorneyTom
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor, BSBA
9,130 satisfied customers
My question is regarding custody and child support. Im currently
My question is regarding custody and child support. Im currently pregnant and the babys father is not acknowleging the baby, and in fact, since he has found out Im pregnant he has gone into hiding so … read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
Need ct law opinion. my Son was dating a married woman wh
Need ct law opinion. my Son was dating a married woman wh had a son and was going through a divorce. While they were dating, she became pregnant The x husband took claim for the son born to the marria… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My sister wants to adopt her grandchild (1 mnth old) her daughter
My sister wants to adopt her grandchild (1 mnth old) her daughter is willing to give up rights and so is the father they live in Colorado what does she need to do from here?… read more
Cedric
Cedric
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
2,088 satisfied customers
I had a son 8 months ago and my husband and I thought that
I had a son 8 months ago and my husband and I thought that my husband was the biological father. However, about 2 weeks ago, whe had an unoffical DNA test done and the results indicated that my husban… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,154 satisfied customers
I live in the State of Arizona and my son was born while married
I live in the State of Arizona and my son was born while married to my ex-husband, although he is not the biological father. He was aware of this and decided he wanted to be the child's legal father e… read more
Amber E.
Amber E.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,438 satisfied customers
my son was served papers for a child support claim from a girl
my son was served papers for a child support claim from a girl he knew 14 yrs ago now claiming her son is his at the time she got pregnant my son was 16 and she was 19 her father a pinellas sheriff de… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,971 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney and Counselor at Law

9,034 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience. I remain current in Family Law through regular continuing education.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

7,856 satisfied customers

I provide family and divorce law advice to my clients in my firm.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

3,624 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

3,607 satisfied customers

Attorney with 17 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,019 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

2,828 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x