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
Divorced Jan 1 2015 state Ex was awarded 5 million 2 million
Divorced Jan 1 2015 Washington state Ex was awarded 5 million 2 million in properties 3 million In alimony I owned an oil and gas consulting firm until this year Oil prices and now virus my company is… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
29,144 satisfied customers
My divorce was in FL in 2005. I got behind on alimony in
My divorce was in FL in 2005. I got behind on alimony in 2006 and 2007. I paid it back and have paid my ex-wife 2 to 2.5 times her alimony and double her health insurance since. Iv'e also been paying … read more
legalgems
legalgems
Juris Doctorate
21,208 satisfied customers
Getting a divorce in Georgia and my ex is saying that I will
Getting a divorce in Georgia and my ex is saying that I will have to continue paying for her medical and dental insurance after we are divorced because of her pre existing conditions. Is that somethin… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
46,219 satisfied customers
Need help with florida divorce law. Here's the situation: 72
Here's the situation: 72 year old man married to a 58 year old woman for the past 17 years. Man had approximately 1 million in assets going in and she had about 60000.. Now after funding her lifestyle he has 250,000 left and a condo worth 500,000. He is drawing social security and wants to retire and divorce her. what can he expect … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
57,995 satisfied customers
Child support question, IL, not, should i type a question
child support question JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in? Customer: IL JA: Has anything been filed or reported? Customer: not JA: Anything else y… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,872 satisfied customers
I am having a lot of marital problems and there is a high
I am having a lot of marital problems and there is a high probability it is going to end in divorce.My wife quit her job when she had kids and only has now after six years started working, that too pa… read more
AttyHeather
AttyHeather
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
637 satisfied customers
I want to know if it is possible to reduce or eliminate an
I want to know if it is possible to reduce or eliminate an alimony payment. I am in Massachusetts, and when I got my divorce in 2008, the law stated that alimony continued until a)I died b)she died c)… read more
NYFamilyAttorney
NYFamilyAttorney
Appellate attorney & former trial lawyer
JD
3,089 satisfied customers
Second opinion] In Illinois how Alimony is calculated? Me
Second opinion] In Illinois how Alimony is calculated? Me and my wife separated since Sep 2015. We have a daughter and I am taking care of her since then, my wife is not earning intentionally and she … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
29,144 satisfied customers
Wife and I were married very in a foreign country. We moved
Wife and I were married very young in a foreign country. We moved back to texas 20 years ago. Spouse then left me after 15 years. no physical abuse or infidelity that I know of. She moved back to her … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
29,144 satisfied customers
My wife has a legal status condition that if removed she
My wife has a legal status condition that if removed she will become a permanent resident here in the states. I have no intentions of removing that condition. Could you advice what to do in this case?… read more
mmdesq
mmdesq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
518 satisfied customers
I am currently separated from my wife we have one child.i pay
i am currently separated from my wife we have one child.i pay as per agreement half of 300.00 tuition.i make 800.00 a week net. in my state i think i AM SUPPOSED TO PAY 20% OF PAY I AM PAYING 200.00 A… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
, I'm in Florida and my ex wife and I filed an uncontested
Hello, I'm in Florida and my ex wife and I filed an uncontested divorce agreement in February 2013, which specified that I start making alimony payments March 1, 2013 which I did. The divorce hearing … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,987 satisfied customers
My wife of 22 years filed for divorce then 4 months later moved
My wife of 22 years filed for divorce then 4 months later moved out of the house. This was 20 months ago. She worked 32 Hours per week when the children were home. The last year she was in the home, s… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
spouse has been forging my name to checks from my business
spouse has been forging my name to checks from my business account and has taken over 1 million+ cash in past 6-7 years. Come to find she had a prescription drug problem ( no prescription of course), … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
I want to ask a hypothetical on my post-divorce strategy.
I want to ask a hypothetical on my post-divorce strategy. Let's say I have a documentable problem with my business that causes it's collapse. In terms of "imputement", I am not a professional, have no… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
18,436 satisfied customers
I am now paying court ordered spousal support 700 $ month. And
I am now paying court ordered spousal support 700 $ month. And keeping her on health and auto insurance. My last offer to her lawyer for settlement was all the property and truck. All paid for. 500 $ … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
married 20 yrs. and wife wants out. i made 160,000 last year
married 20 yrs. and wife wants out. i made 160,000 last year with O.T. Wife made 25,000. looking to get divorced when kid in college(1 1/2 yrs.). Want to know if i'm going to have to pay alimony? Also… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
Been married 17 years. Wife severely mentally disabled due
Been married 17 years. Wife severely mentally disabled due to car accident 7 years ago. 4 kids age 11-17. She can no longer parent. Outbursts of anger every day from her due to brain injury. I will ge… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 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

17,867 satisfied customers

30 years as a family law lawyer .

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,987 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

4,770 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

4,450 satisfied customers

Attorney with 19 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,593 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,508 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