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
Twin step children (age 17) do not want to go to their dads
Twin step children (age 17) do not want to go to their dads during his visitation. … read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,019 satisfied customers
My ex-husband has an untreated mental illness which is
My ex-husband has an untreated mental illness which is affecting his visitations with our 8 yr old son. My son and I have been in family therapy for the last two years and the psychologist we see reco… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,624 satisfied customers
I have shared visitation of my 10 year old son and he is
I have shared visitation of my 10 year old son and he is refusing to live or visit his father any longer. What are my rights to not force him to go there with a week on week off visitation schedule? … read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
3,439 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding family court. We just find out
Hello. I have a question regarding family court. We just find out last weekend that my husband's ex wife, has been taking to a “therapist” his 7 year old for the past 1 1/2 year. My husband has weeken… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
34,787 satisfied customers
I live in California. Our children are ordered to go with
I live in California. Our children are ordered to go with dad in a supervised exchange. The first attempted exchange failed. The children refused to go and the supervisor deemed it unsafe to send them… read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
881 satisfied customers
For the last month, my 12.5 year old daughter has refused to
For the last month, my 12.5 year old daughter has refused to go to her visits with her dad, I will physically take her to his car but she will not go. Her dad does not try to call her, or come to get … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
17,118 satisfied customers
The noncustodial parent moved out of the county that the
The noncustodial parent moved out of the county that the court orders visitation to be. Am I obligated to send our son to have visitation with him in the new county when there is no court order for th… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I live in Fort Worth Texas. My ex-husband and I have a
I live in Fort Worth Texas. My ex-husband and I have a parenting agreement for our 13 year son. The issue I am having is that for the summer my husband is to receive our son on the 10th day after scho… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
51,521 satisfied customers
My wife and I have joint legal / primary physical custody of
My wife and I have joint legal / primary physical custody of my 13 year old stepson. His father has week-on/week-off visitation. They had a fight yesterday during visitation and his father told him to… read more
Samuel II
Samuel II
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
27,012 satisfied customers
My ex wife refuses to allow visitation because she hasn't
My ex wife refuses to allow visitation because she hasn't met my current wife I've even driven to Georgia from Florida where he lives with the understanding that I would see him for a couple of days o… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
17,118 satisfied customers
My son is 13 he is refusing ti come spend his weekend with
My son is 13 he is refusing ti come spend his weekend with me. What can i do and can his mother who is primary custodial parent held in contempt for this ?… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
I have a son whose father abandoned him for six years. No
I have a son whose father abandoned him for six years. No contact, no visitation(which is court ordered, and no child support(which is also court order). My son's father has resurfaced after the 6 yea… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,404 satisfied customers
My husband filed for a divorse. We have a 14 year. My husband
My husband filed for a divorse. We have a 14 year. My husband wants visitation with overnight. My husband abondoned three times in the 9 months without talking to him. His father has had a very absent… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
BACKGROUND: My 16 Step Son who has been an excellent student,
BACKGROUND: My 16 Step Son who has been an excellent student, very involved and committed to sports was busted at school for selling a small quantity of pot to another student. Apparently the other st… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,545 satisfied customers
My ex has filed civil and criminal contempt against me because
My ex has filed civil and criminal contempt against me because I didn't let him visit for a month. He didn't choose to visit for over a year. How can I file a counter claim against him? I can't afford… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,111 satisfied customers
My childs father has visitation every other weekend. While
My child's father has visitation every other weekend. While my son is with his father, his father cuts his phone off and refuses to let me check on my child. Is there anything I can do to guarantee th… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
22,686 satisfied customers
My 14 year old daughter refuses to go to her fathers house
My 14 year old daughter refuses to go to her father's house now after claiming verbal abuse, emotional abuse and witnessing physical abuse on my son. Two separate child therapists have told the father… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,019 satisfied customers
Is there any way to enforce court ordered visitation if the ...
Is there any way to enforce court ordered visitation if the father does not exercise placement?… 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:

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.

Isaac, Esq.

Isaac, 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

2,828 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