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
My nephew hasn't been in the care of his mother or father
My nephew hasn't been in the care of his mother or father since March. My mother (his grandmother) has had him. His parents (my brother and then his ex girlfriend) have not even enrolled him in school… read more
Joy
Joy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
2,745 satisfied customers
My aunt has been going through a painful custody battle with
My aunt has been going through a painful custody battle with her son over his two small children ages 3&5. She has been in their lives since they were born, and their mother was only 16 at the time an… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
84,218 satisfied customers
One of my 15 year old son's and repeatedly asked to stay at
One of my 15 year old son's and repeatedly asked to stay at our house because of inability to cope with the happenings in the place he stays. We live in the state of Ky. I believe he is at high risk o… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
144,071 satisfied customers
My son is divorced, living here in Iowa. His son is in
My son is divorced, living here in Iowa. His son is in Tennessee living with his ex wife's sister, for reasons unknown to us. He has "shared custody" , he is going to visit over Halloween, since he is… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
43,049 satisfied customers
I'm trying to get answers for my elderly aunt. Here's her
I'm trying to get answers for my elderly aunt. Here's her situation: She's been the care-giver for her son, now in his 50's, who has had brain damage since his early teen years. She is 90, but highly … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,450 satisfied customers
My name is. I am a single mother who shares joint legal
My name is melissa. I am a single mother who shares joint legal custody with my sons father; we never married. He is married now, and his wife is attempting to usurp all of my rights to parent my chil… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
43,049 satisfied customers
I have a 17 year old son who ran away from home when s
I have a 17 year old son who ran away from home when his mother is dieing from brain cancer and Dyfs took custody of my son to get him an elvaluation since he went to police and said his father is bea… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
8,620 satisfied customers
Son and Daughter in-law live with us. She is an alcoholic
Son and Daughter in-law live with us. She is an alcoholic that almost died 2 yrs. ago with end stage cirrohosis of the liver. They have a one yr old and she has a 12 yr old from previous marriage live… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,983 satisfied customers
Prenuptial agreement between boy friends and living
prenuptial agreement between boy friends and living girlfriends with having 2 children how will wright that for me we live together for 4 years and separate for year and half now back together i am wo… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
47,030 satisfied customers
I am in the state of Missouri. I have a 17 year old who has
I am in the state of Missouri. I have a 17 year old who has moved out, without our consent, and moved in with his girlfriend and her family. He has also left school and transferred to another. Is any … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
47,030 satisfied customers
I am trying to speak with a lawyer and find out if it is worth
I am trying to speak with a lawyer and find out if it is worth our time to take my husbands exwife back to court to try and gain custody of my step son. he is 5 years old and currently lives in Califo… read more
Amber E.
Amber E.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,491 satisfied customers
My brother went to iraq on contract for 22 months, my 15 yr
My brother went to iraq on contract for 22 months, my 15 yr old nephew lived with my sister in california while he was gone. He has come home and my nephew is refusing to return to florida with my bro… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,770 satisfied customers
My aunt was granted legal custody of my grandson from Ohio.
My aunt was granted legal custody of my grandson from Ohio. But he lives in Rhode Island along with myself and his mother. He lives with my aunt in Rhode Island. How do me and my daughter get full cus… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
My husband was supoenaed to Conneticut court by his exwife
My husband was supoenaed to Conneticut court by his exwife for educational support. The son attends CCSU and this semester is living in the dorms. The total cost payout for last and this semester was … read more
Georgetown Lawyer
Georgetown Lawyer
Principal Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
11,193 satisfied customers
My exwife is very irresponsible with my sons school and well
My exwife is very irresponsible with my sons school and well being. She goes out of the country for 2 months, she does not pay school lunches, she gets late to pick him up. A couple of time neighboors… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
where would one start to have a family member who isnt stable
where would one start to have a family member who isn't stable (in his 40's) removed from our aun'ts home, she is 93 with many health problems - mother is in convlescent care, no other family member c… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,983 satisfied customers
I was granted custody of minor child with no parenting time
I was granted custody of minor child with no parenting time on 1/26/11. Didnt find out child was my nephew until January 2010 from that time i have been trying to help mother get herself together chil… read more
Brian M.
Brian M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
15,409 satisfied customers
cMy wife and I have joint custody of our two children, ages
cMy wife and I have joint custody of our two children, ages 17 & 11. Both boys. I just moved from Alabama to Arizona to be near my boys as they are not doing well in the home of my ex wife. In the pas… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,935 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