Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Family Law Questions
Can I ask for a drug test and background check on a
Can I ask for a drug test and background check on a babysitter that my exhusband hired for summer visitation? … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,835 satisfied customers
I was court ordered to pay child support years ago. My child
Hello! I was court ordered to pay child support years ago. My child moved in with me August 2016. He in fact told the minor she was not his bleeping problem no more. Well my husband and I have not ask… read more
Bruce Schreiber
Bruce Schreiber
Juris Doctor
1,408 satisfied customers
We have been going through a custody battle for my husband's
We have been going through a custody battle for my husband's daughters for about 5 months now and is there any way to have a judge issue temporary orders for us to have the kids? We have a lot of evid… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,551 satisfied customers
I share custody of my 11 and 13 year old girls, 50/50 with
I share custody of my 11 and 13 year old girls, 50/50 with my ex-husband. Frequently, he travels all day for business, flying out of state, and leaves the girls unattended until late at night when his… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
I know the obvious answers. I need a lawyer ASAP. Im scared,
Good evening, I know the obvious answers. I need a lawyer ASAP. Im scared, my son might hurt himselfBut, Im a single mom in the National Guard, Im willing to pay, but just have to make payments. I bar… read more
FamilyAttorney
FamilyAttorney
Appellate attorney & former trial lawyer
JD
1,461 satisfied customers
We have a situation where my husband, a teacher, has a student
We have a situation where my husband, a teacher, has a student who has been scared and threatened into submission her entire life. It is nothing short of a miracle that she confided in both my husband… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,425 satisfied customers
I have joint custody of my son, is my ex wife allowed to
I have joint custody of my son, is my ex wife allowed to have him seen by a P.A in the home of the P.A instead of taking him to his primary Dr without my consent for a non emergency? Also are P.A's al… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,835 satisfied customers
We are thinking of reporting my husbands ex wife, with whom
We are thinking of reporting my husbands ex wife, with whom he shares 50-50 custody, to Child Protective Services for medical neglect. Is there any reason we should not? We were unaware of an issue wi… read more
Samuel II
Samuel II
Attorney at Law
27,012 satisfied customers
What are my options against ex who did with child's
What are my options against ex who did not follow up with child's medical care? Daughter was born with a medical condition and needed to be seen by an eye Dr annually. Mother took daughter to Dr 4 yea… read more
Samuel II
Samuel II
Attorney at Law
27,012 satisfied customers
My ex and I have a 50/50 custody my child. My son is 7 years
My ex and I have a 50/50 custody my child. My son is 7 years old. This week is her week with him. After school today he was dropped off by the bus at her bus stop he got off the bus and she was no whe… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
Hi, Im looking for someone with experience in Massachusetts
Hi, I'm looking for someone with experience in Massachusetts to help with my custody issue. I have shared legal custody and I have visitation with my son on average of 3 days a week; almost shared phy… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,389 satisfied customers
My Ex husband and I have joint legal custody, I also have primary
My Ex husband and I have joint legal custody, I also have primary physical custody. We have set visitation. Is my Ex allowed to go to our childs school in Virginia and sign her out and take her to a d… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,389 satisfied customers
I am having an issue with my ex harassing me. On Wednesday,
I am having an issue with my ex harassing me. On Wednesday, May 14, I sent an email to ex regarding a medical issue with our daughter. In that email I notified ex that daughter had an appointment with… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,988 satisfied customers
My daughter had a spontaneous hemorrhage in the vitreous of
My daughter had a spontaneous hemorrhage in the vitreous of her eye and I took her to a retina specialist to be checked out. She had surgery and we followed up with appointments afterwards. Her surgeo… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
You previously suggested I send ex an email regarding trying
You previously suggested I send ex an email regarding trying to set up a consistent schedule for phone calls to our daughter. On the one hand, I don't like to put self-serving statements in communicat… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
My wife filed a exparte hearing to increase her custody time
My wife filed a exparte hearing to increase her custody time with our daughter. She sent me a text at 3:30pm today and the hearing is 8:45am tomorrow. I have had no other notice. What should I do?… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My 20 month old daughter is sick. Last night before bed she
My 20 month old daughter is sick. Last night before bed she had diarrhea and she woke up last night getting sick everywhere, and today barely ate/drank and has diarrhea. (not eating and drinking for h… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
how do I file an ex parte order What formes to I need to
how do I file an ex parte order? What formes to I need to fill out? what are the form numbers? Please be specific. I already notified the other party and her attorney before 10am this morning as requi… read more
Samuel II
Samuel II
Attorney at Law
27,012 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

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