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 and my-ex husband have to split IRA per separation
I and my-ex husband have to split IRA per separation agreement. I heard that QDRO is not required for this but we have to calculate my marital portion 50% from his IRA plus gain/loss interest until pr… read more
KellenC46
KellenC46
AVP Legal & Compliance / Attorney
Juris Doctorate
2,804 satisfied customers
I'm on ssdi and recently divorced. In the divorce I was
I'm on ssdi and recently divorced. In the divorce I was awarded half of his 401k and half of his pension. I set up an ira account and want to roll over his 401k to my ira account as soon as the qdros … read more
Andres Sanchez
Andres Sanchez
Juris Doctorate
9,855 satisfied customers
My divorce is still on going in California. Can I contribute
My divorce is still on going in California. Can I contribute to IRA accounts in addition to the 401K from employer? Is there any provision that prohibit me from taking some after tax money to roll int… read more
Eileen J
Eileen J
Attorney
J.D.
1,439 satisfied customers
If I started a divorce can I stop it. The respondent has not
Hello JA: Hi. How can I help? Customer: If I started a divorce can I stop it JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court? Customer: Yes. The respondent has not been served… read more
Ms. Esquire
Ms. Esquire
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,283 satisfied customers
I'm am starting the divorce process. My husband turns 59 1/2
I'm am starting the divorce process. My husband turns 59 1/2 in August and recently moved his 401K into an IRA. I am only 48. I don't believe I would have to pay taxes on a rollover from his IRA to mi… read more
Attorney Wendy
Attorney Wendy
Member
Juris Doctorate
15,084 satisfied customers
I am in California and I am in the process of going through
Hello, I am in California and I am in the process of going through a divorce. We have decided to keep the costs down, so we are going through a mediator. We have met with her once and we have discusse… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
20,029 satisfied customers
I was divorce in 2016...final decree cam in 2017. I have
I was divorce in 2016...final decree cam in 2017. I have Questions about retirement account listed as asset in my settlement agreement, being dispersed and QDRO draft, if my attorney did not do during… read more
Andres Sanchez
Andres Sanchez
Juris Doctorate
9,855 satisfied customers
I need second opinion on Asset distribution, post divorce,
I need second opinion on Asset distribution, post divorce, involving 401k and roth IRA interest account, and QDRO missing? from a lawyer, divorce lawyer?… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Partner
Doctoral Degree
96,302 satisfied customers
I am at the final stage of my divorce when my attorneys
I am at the final stage of my divorce when my attorneys withdrew their representation of me. My question is I was awarded my husband's 401k for the 14 years we were married plus interest. Who is respo… read more
Brian M.
Brian M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
15,781 satisfied customers
In a divorce if i am receiving spousal support but fear the
In a divorce if i am receiving spousal support but fear the ability for spouse to pay in the future can i attach a lien to a 401K or an IRA to secure payment? I know an IRA might not be a "qualified" … read more
Garet R
Garet R
attorney
J.D.
3,344 satisfied customers
I am divorce....Before divorce we had a "Settlement
I am divorce....Before divorce we had a "Settlement agreement" through mediation....My ex husband has not yet given me the share of 401K and the interest on Roth IRA account...which was agreed upon in… read more
Sean K
Sean K
Attorney/Member
JD
10,343 satisfied customers
My ex husband has offered me his 401K as the divorce decree
My ex husband has offered me his 401K as the divorce decree Quadro settlement that was originally for 1/2 of his pension & 1/2 of his 401k. We were divorced in 2005 & he owes penalties & interest on a… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
20,029 satisfied customers
My ex passed in July 2019, divorced in 2006, 401k was
My ex passed in July 2019 , divorced in 2006, 401k was ordered by court to be split via qdro 50/50. Ex rolled all the 401k funds into an Ira that is managed by a different firm. A TRO was filed ( nami… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,954 satisfied customers
I was divorced in 06, court ordered 401k split 50/50. The
Hi, I was divorced in 06, court ordered 401k split 50/50. The 401k QDRO was never filed ( Dupont Pension QDRO was filed and approved in 2013). My ex passed suddenly(59yrs old)in July,2019. My ex rolle… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
20,029 satisfied customers
My divorce has been recently finalized and we are in process
My divorce has been recently finalized and we are in process of me receiving awarded assets. I am just looking for a legal interpretation of my settlement statement of what my options are in receiving… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
8,959 satisfied customers
Questions are regarding 1) Medicare part and 2) inheritance
Questions are regarding 1) Medicare part B and 2) inheritance of regular IRA and Roth IRA.1) My wife is retired and is receiving social security payments. I am 76 y.old, receiving social security paym… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
20,029 satisfied customers
my employer contributes for me into a defined contribution
my employer contributes for me into a defined contribution profit sharing plan through our union. Normally we can not take distributions, but for the year 2011 there is a window where we can. I have w… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
51,324 satisfied customers
How does a QUADRO work with a 401K in a divorce Can the person
How does a QUADRO work with a 401K in a divorce? Can the person receiving half of the 401 have it made out to him personally or does it have to be rolled into another 401 or retirement plan? Who shoul… read more
LawEducator
LawEducator
151,803 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

20,029 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

37,877 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

5,159 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

4,861 satisfied customers

Attorney with 21 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,987 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,597 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