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
Wife fled to kansas from texas and is aliening our 3 year
wife fled to kansas from texas and is aliening our 3 year old son ,move back home with an old boyfriend, … read more
Dan Dufresne
Dan Dufresne
Attorney
J.D.
6,839 satisfied customers
What are my rights as a father of having my children with
What are my rights as a father of having my children with me? And there is no court order of custody between the mother and myself … read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
11,358 satisfied customers
My mother-in-law has temporary custody of My older children
My mother-in-law has temporary custody of My older children in Georgia where she should never have moved because I am on probation in arkansas .She tricked me into believing I would be transferd there… read more
Dan Dufresne
Dan Dufresne
Attorney
J.D.
6,839 satisfied customers
I need to ask several questions regarding a child and
I need to ask several questions regarding a child and Custody matters … read more
Andres Sanchez
Andres Sanchez
Juris Doctorate
10,124 satisfied customers
I have a daughter that currently resides in state but the
I have a daughter that currently resides in Washington state but the mom lives in Oklahoma and she wants to live with me and doesn't want to stay with her mother with the new move..no one has a custod… read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
11,358 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding parental rights, child support,
I have a question regarding parental rights, child support, and what my options are as the father living out of state … read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
14,876 satisfied customers
My granddaughter is living in California and has a 2 year old
My granddaughter is living in California and has a 2 year old son. They are not married however his name is XXXXX XXXXX BC as the father. They have never gone to court to establish partenal rights. He… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
I was divorced in Oklahoma in 2011. I agreed to shared custody
I was divorced in Oklahoma in 2011. I agreed to shared custody of our son. It was for seven days on seven off. At the time I agreed to this because my then attorney said since one of the witnesses tha… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
31,796 satisfied customers
can a 14-yr old girl legally move out of her (single) mothers
can a 14-yr old girl legally move out of her (single) mothers' home and go live with her grandparents? Mother has 50% custody; Dad has 50% but unable to care for her in his home.… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
31,796 satisfied customers
My 13-year old son lives in OK with his dad. I live in CA,
My 13-year old son lives in OK with his dad. I live in CA, have liberal visitation (at my insistence) and see my boy monthly. My son has been asking to live with me, but his dad tells him he has to wa… read more
AttorneyTom
AttorneyTom
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor, BSBA
9,130 satisfied customers
I live in Texas. I am a divorced father of a 14 yr old son,
I live in Texas. I am a divorced father of a 14 yr old son, a 12 yr old daughter, and an 11 yr old daughter. I am not the custodial parent. I pay child support and provide insurance. My son has been h… read more
mkc1959
mkc1959
Attorney
Doctor of Jurisprudence
616 satisfied customers
I moved from Texas to California for work about 1.5 yrs ago,
I moved from Texas to California for work about 1.5 yrs ago, my girlfriend and son followed a few months later. About 6 months later we broke up and she went back to Texas where she set up a child sup… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
31,796 satisfied customers
Question regarding standing of common law step-mother in custody
Question regarding standing of common law step-mother in custody suit. Essentially, can step-mother file petition for standing in custody suit in Texas, and if not, under what circumstances would that… read more
AttyNiamh
AttyNiamh
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
153 satisfied customers
The day the baby was released from the hospital in California
The day the baby was released from the hospital in California the mother took my son and left the county where the baby was born. She then drove the preemie baby 14 hrs away to where her family lives.… read more
Amber E.
Amber E.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,591 satisfied customers
My wife, 25 month old son and I moved from Pennsylvania to
My wife, 25 month old son and I moved from Pennsylvania to Oklahoma 5 months ago. My wife and I are still married but she moved back to PA to live with her lover and father of unborn child. I would no… read more
Law Answers
Law Answers
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,676 satisfied customers
My ex-husband has custody of my 14 year old son in Oklahoma.
My ex-husband has custody of my 14 year old son in Oklahoma. He got custody because I moved to Texas for a better job. Now, he has left Oklahoma for Hawaii and left our son there with a step-mother. C… read more
JPEsq
JPEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,086 satisfied customers
I am a 52 year old hispanic male with a job not paying nearly
I am a 52 year old hispanic male with a job not paying nearly enough. I have 2 children ages 10 (girl) and 15 (boy) with a white 45 year old female. We were married for 16 years and are now divorced s… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
I HAVE PHYSICAL CUSTODY OF MY SON. I LIVE IN OKLAHOMA.
I HAVE PHYSICAL CUSTODY OF MY SON. I LIVE IN OKLAHOMA. THE CUSTODY PAPERS WERE DRAWN UP IN CALIFORNIA. THE COURTS ALLOWED ME TO MOVE TO OKLAHOMA. I WAS 17 AT THE TIME. MY QUESTION IS ARE THEY LEGAL IN… read more
Attorney & Mediator
Attorney & Mediator
Attorney & Certified Mediator
Juris Doctorate
19,942 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

9,034 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