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
How Can I find if my marriage is legal. Rhode Island. I have
I just found out this year that my husband divorce was finalized until after month after we wed. I read some where that the marriage license become invalid for the amount of days before you can remarry and then the marriage is valid or did it jus void out our marriage certificate… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,019 satisfied customers
I was divorced on Oct 18, 2004. I was married in Mexico on
I was divorced on Oct 18, 2004. I was married in Mexico on Jan 05 2005. In applying for a green card for my wife, our immigration attorney noted that the divorce decree was final 90 days after issue -… read more
AttyHeather
AttyHeather
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
637 satisfied customers
My husband and I were married on August 16, 2008. It turned
My husband and I were married on August 16, 2008. It turned out that his divorce from his first wife was not finalized until February of 2009. Are we still considered married by law? Or do we need to … read more
Loren
Loren
37,308 satisfied customers
I just found out today my husband was not divorced from s
I just found out today my husband was not divorced from his former wife until July 2015. We were I thought married on 9/11/10 are we legally married we live in Texas?… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,704 satisfied customers
In the state of. I just found out that my fiance is actually
In the state of Virginia. I just found out that my fiance is actually still married to his wife that he has been separated from for over 10 years. We got engaged and applied for a marriage license thi… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,410 satisfied customers
My husbands divorce took 7 years. The divorce was finalized
My husbands divorce took 7 years. The divorce was finalized on August 26, 2015 in Alabama. The divorce decree states no marriage for 60 days, within State. We were married September 19, 2015 in South … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
I'm afraid my husband is about to be named in a civil suit.
I'm afraid my husband is about to be named in a civil suit. If i start divorce proceedings now, can I avoid any future judgement against me for his suit if he loses? Or does the divorce have to be fin… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,761 satisfied customers
My husband was married when we got married. It was in Maricopa
My husband was married when we got married. It was in Maricopa County, Arizona. His divorce from his first wife did not go through until February 2011 and we were married on October 31, 2010. Do I hav… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
Can I have my 2 year marriage (second marriage), annulled (we
Can I have my 2 year marriage (second marriage), annulled (we divorced a few years ago) because my second husband was a felon? I ask because my first husband (married 23 years) has good social securit… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
30yrs ago I eloped.with my current husband. While applying
30yrs ago I eloped.with my current husband. While applying for social security it was noted that my ex husband delayed signing our divorce papers. I thinking the divorce was final and filed eloped. Wh… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
25,273 satisfied customers
Can I sue my wife for bigamy ? I just found out that when we
Can I sue my wife for bigamy ? I just found out that when we were married on 04/15/2012 she was still legally married to her previous husband their divorce was not final until 10/12/2012. We have a 14… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,410 satisfied customers
I married with my husband in April. 2013. He applied conditional
I married with my husband in April. 2013. He applied conditional green card for me. I will get my finger print on May,30.2013. Suddenly, his ex-wife went back to the court, and asked court dismissed t… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,949 satisfied customers
My husband & I have be married almost 30 years, we were married
My husband & I have be married almost 30 years, we were married in Mar 1983. We were married in Ca. and now live in AZ. I just discovered while doing some genealogy research that my divorce wasn't act… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
If my husband was married and the divorce was filed but not finalized until after we were
If my husband was married and the divorce was filed but not finalized until after we were married, is our or was our marraige at any point and time valid? My husbands divorce was in California about 6… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I married my husband in 2003, he died in 2010. His first wife
I married my husband in 2003, he died in 2010. His first wife filed for a divorce in 1984, I found an interlocutory judgment dissolution of marriage, judge checked jurisdiction retained over child & s… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Wife of my deceased husband filed an interlocutory judgment
The Wife of my deceased husband filed an interlocutory judgment of dissolution of marriage in CA in 1984, he is now deceased (4 months) they were not together back from 1984, and yet she is claiming s… read more
LADYLAWYER
LADYLAWYER
Owner of my own law firm
Juris Doctor
6,439 satisfied customers
I got married in 1967. I later got married again in 1978.
I got married in 1967. I later got married again in 1978. I thought my first husband had gotten a divorce, but found he hadn't. I then divorced my first husband in 1980. My question is "is my second m… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
I have been married to my husband for 25 yrs. A couple ...
I have been married to my husband for 25 yrs. A couple months ago I found out that my husband is married to someone else and he never divorced her. He married her before we were ever married. Which me… read more
Justice For All
Justice For All
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,346 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:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,971 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.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

7,856 satisfied customers

I provide family and divorce law advice to my clients in my firm.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

3,624 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

3,607 satisfied customers

Attorney with 17 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,019 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

19,072 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