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 an alimony question, The judge stated that he pay
The judge stated that he pay me$1,500 per month until the courts decides other wise. I'm in Virginia and I understand va doesn't order permanent alimony. … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
11,132 satisfied customers
I'm about to get a divorce and it's all amicable. But I
Hello. I'm about to get a divorce and it's all amicable. But I wanted to know what was usual for allamony in my situation? … read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
6,240 satisfied customers
Im currently dating someone how is going to have my/ our
Im currently dating someone how is going to have my/ our son. Unfortunately she is still married because her ex wont sign the divorce papers. When the baby is born, will my girlfriend and i have sole … read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
3,140 satisfied customers
My wife/ex-wife filed for divorce in Minnesota, where we
My wife/ex-wife filed for divorce in Minnesota, where we moved 2 years ago. I have not been living there for the past 6 months. In 2003, we bought a house in California, where we lived until 2016. We … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
7,869 satisfied customers
My husband filed for divorce last week. we've been married
My husband filed for divorce last week. we've been married for 6 years. It was a surprise to me. Nevertheless, he wanted me to sign and I didn't so I was served papers the next day. The information he… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
42,446 satisfied customers
My husband has decided that he wants a divorce. I have a
My husband has decided that he wants a divorce. I have a question about the alimony part of things. Can you help … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
I think we need to move forward with divorce, but we are
I think we need to move forward with divorce, but we are financially overextended in a single family home we were planning to turn into a duplex. It will take all of our financial resources to do this… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,592 satisfied customers
I am fifty and my wife is slightly older than me. We have
I am fifty and my wife is slightly older than me. We have married for almost 17 years now, and our only kid is 15 years old this year. I live in NJ. What is the best way for me to get out of the marri… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,888 satisfied customers
In Maryland, how does adultery affect a divorce case? Does
In Maryland, how does adultery affect a divorce case? Does it affect custody of a minor? Does it affect alimony? Does it affect child support? Isn't it better to disclose you have someone else so divo… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I live in the state of Florida. My husband and I have been
I live in the state of Florida. My husband and I have been married for 3 years. I left him a year and a half ago and filed for divorce. He begged me to work on the marriage so I dropped the case a few… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
38,403 satisfied customers
Following up on earlier questions about divorcing after a long
Following up on earlier questions about divorcing after a long term marriage in CA (married 1988). Background: I filled for divorce in Jan 2011. Her lawyer agreed to a separation date of July 2012, al… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,888 satisfied customers
Got married in 1992, we have been seperated for almost 9 years,
Got married in 1992, we have been seperated for almost 9 years, after seperation I earned an associate degree and graduated in 2006. During our time "together" we struggled financially. He did not sup… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,604 satisfied customers
I have been married for almost 3 years now and I just found out,
I have been married for almost 3 years now and I just found out, for the 2nd time now, that my husband is cheating :( I am devastated of course and have been 100% faithful but I am also no longer in d… read more
schollomon
schollomon
55 satisfied customers
Hello, Im currently seperated from my wife, and weve both
Hello, I'm currently seperated from my wife, and we've both decided we would like to proceed with filing for divorce. We've been married since December 2003, seperated since December 2011, and at this… read more
stevexo
stevexo
Criminal Defense Attorney
Doctoral Degree
992 satisfied customers
My wife is currently dating some guy she met on an on-line
My wife is currently dating some guy she met on an on-line dating service. I've been trying to figure out what's the best legal course of action. If I start divorce proceedings, since we have been mar… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,087 satisfied customers
In the state of Oklahoma, will alimony be paid forever until
In the state of Oklahoma, will alimony be paid forever until I re marry or is there an end? Can it go beyond the 36 month time frame? Also, I get alimony right now because of the temporary order. Is t… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I am a military veteran and the dependent spouse of an active
I am a military veteran and the dependent spouse of an active duty navy sailor. For the time I was in the military, I claimed Indiana as my home of record, and I am currently registered to vote there.… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
Is Tribal income divisible during a divorce Will I receive
Is Tribal income divisible during a divorce? Will I receive spousal support if I live solely off of my spouses income, we've been married two years? Will my spouse receive custody of our children if I… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,087 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