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
I have a 16 year old stepson that wants to live with his
I have a 16 year old stepson that wants to live with his father and has asked for three years. The mothers attorney keep getting the curt date pushed out. The mother refused to attend mediation tomorr… read more
Lawyer Esquire
Lawyer Esquire
Juris Doctor
1,363 satisfied customers
How can I get emancipated as a 16 y/o. I have not I was
how can I get emancipated as a 16 y/o JA: Have you filed an emancipation petition with the court? Customer: I have not I was wondering about prerequisites JA: Do you have a job or other assets? Custom… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,711 satisfied customers
In Pennsylvania if your child is diagnosed with a mental
In Pennsylvania if your child is diagnosed with a mental illness like Schizophrenia after they turn 21 and the child never graduated highschool by choice, does the parent have to pay child support if … read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
990 satisfied customers
State NY my son is 23 and -polar, got a 15 year old
State NY my son is 23 and bi-polar, got a 15 year old pregnant, had baby. Is currently living with mothers parents and taking financial responsibility for his daughter. (including paying rent to mothe… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
36,869 satisfied customers
My son (17) and his girlfriend (15) are having a baby. By the
My son (17) and his girlfriend (15) are having a baby. By the time the baby is born, my son (the father) will be 18. How will his rights and responsibilities be different as the mother is still a mino… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
134,813 satisfied customers
My nurse has a 15 year-old son who shares custody with the
My nurse has a 15 year-old son who shares custody with the boys father The boy is currently living with his mother and wants to remain with her as opposed to returning to his father for a multitude of… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,783 satisfied customers
In Texas, when a minor gives birth out of wed lock. Are the
In Texas, when a minor gives birth out of wed lock. Are the parents of the minor girl responsible for all the bills, including the baby's follow ups etc.? Can the court make the both the boy ant the m… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,966 satisfied customers
How can a I get guardianship of another person that is 17 and
How can a I get guardianship of another person that is 17 and no longer wants to live with their parents?… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,783 satisfied customers
My 16 yr old grandaughter is pregnant. Her boyfriend is 18
My 16 yr old grandaughter is pregnant. Her boyfriend is 18 yrs old. Her Mother, who supports her, is livid about this boy. He is totally irresponsible. My grandaughter wants him to be at the delivery … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
36,869 satisfied customers
can her boyfriend father has the right to tell us what to do
can her boyfriend father has the right to tell us what to do and if so do they have the right to insist whatever they decide.… read more
John Legal
John Legal
Doctoral Degree
3,418 satisfied customers
If a minor has a child, are the non custodial minor parents
If a minor has a child, are the non custodial minor parent's parents (grandparents) responsible for child support in Florida?… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I am a non-custodial parent of a 15 y/o boy and the custodial
I am a non-custodial parent of a 15 y/o boy and the custodial mother has told me she is emancipating her son due to his behavior. He is having a child in June/July and I was told if i dont emancipate … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
if a 17 year old in oklahoma has a baby and all but moves in
if a 17 year old in oklahoma has a baby and all but moves in with her boyfried (and baby's dad), does her father still have to pay her mother child support?… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,206 satisfied customers
I live in Alabama where the legal age is 19, and I have a step
I live in Alabama where the legal age is 19, and I have a step daughter that has a one year baby that we are raising, (court custody) she was given to her mother, now the mother wants to take us to co… read more
Jack R.
Jack R.
Partner
Juris Doctor
6,136 satisfied customers
My granddaughter ran away from an abusive household.
My granddaughter ran away from an abusive household. Social Services were duped by the parents (drunks), etc. Anyway, she ran away from home 6 weeks ago. I have had contact with her by e-mail and woul… read more
Walter
Walter
Just Answer Consultant
6,024 satisfied customers
1. Can a 17 year old girl (in Texas)who has had a baby move ...
1. Can a 17 year old girl (in Texas)who has had a baby move out of her parents house if her parents are against it? Also, if the father of the baby (listed on the birth certificate) does not like the … read more
Attorney & Mediator
Attorney & Mediator
Attorney & Certified Mediator
Juris Doctorate
19,942 satisfied customers
what is the meaning of emanstipation How can a 16 ...
what is the meaning of emanstipation?? How can a 16 year old be emanstipated from her mother? I also got an answer that a 16 year old must be able to support themselves when they get emanstipated? Doe… read more
Walter
Walter
Just Answer Consultant
6,024 satisfied customers
My stepson is 15 and wants to emancipate his father we
My stepson is 15 and wants to emancipate his father we are in North Carolina. My question is what is the age for emancipation in North Carolina and will the father still be required to pay child suppo… read more
Walter
Walter
Just Answer Consultant
6,024 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:

RayAnswers

RayAnswers

Lawyer

14,379 satisfied customers

30 years as a family law lawyer .

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,978 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.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

4,087 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

3,966 satisfied customers

Attorney with 19 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,302 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,181 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