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
My son is divorced and has 50/50 custody of his two children
My son is divorced and has 50/50 custody of his two children here in Denver. My question is, his wife is bi-polar and has tried two times while they were married to kill her self with pills. She was i… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
My wife is addicted to prescription pills and has an extremely
My wife is addicted to prescription pills and has an extremely narcissistic personality. She is destroying our finances and, in my opinion, damaging our children. I would file a divorce, but, as noted… read more
Samuel II
Samuel II
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
27,012 satisfied customers
In North Carolina, my daughter-in-law has been reported for
In North Carolina, my daughter-in-law has been reported for child neglect to the Department of Social Services. My son works a lot at his job. Apparently his wife may also be using drugs. What would b… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,624 satisfied customers
Divorce law. no house involved, no money involved. nothing
Divorce law. no house involved, no money involved. nothing of any value. paltry sums in 401k plans, which might pay the legal fees - maybe. wife has from i can tell are addictions to weight loss, oxyc… read more
Chris T., JD
Chris T., JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,337 satisfied customers
I have been divorced for a little over 3 years. I have two
I have been divorced for a little over 3 years. I have two daughters (16 and 12). I share legal and physical custody with their father. I am the custodial parent, which hasn't seemed to mean much exce… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,477 satisfied customers
I am the executive conservator for my granddaughter. My daughter
I am the executive conservator for my granddaughter. My daughter is the mother and coconservator of my granddaughter. The three of us live in Texas. My son lives in Oregon. My daughter, son, and I hav… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My wife and I are divorcing. We have no savings and so cant
My wife and I are divorcing. We have no savings and so can't afford to each hire a lawyer so I'm researching how to write a separation agreement on my own. I can pay for arbitration for any points we … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,420 satisfied customers
My son is starting divorice process. The wife has been in
My son is starting divorice process. The wife has been in a Drug Rehab program but only stayed for 3 weeks, did not do any Outpatient and has continued to use drugs. She has made two threats on his li… read more
Lawyer Lori
Lawyer Lori
Attorney
JD - Attorney
1,812 satisfied customers
My husband is a drug addict. I left him before I knew what
My husband is a drug addict. I left him before I knew what was wrong and took our son out of state for a month to be with my father. In that time he moved a woman in to our house and had an affair. La… read more
Meigs
Meigs
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,311 satisfied customers
I filed for divorce in LA county January 2011. I have an 8
I filed for divorce in LA county January 2011. I have an 8 yr. old Autistic son (I'm his primary behavioral therapist and caretaker) and a four year old daughter. We ended up moving to Irvine, CA (Ora… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
My wife recently relapsed into cocaine addiction, and though
My wife recently relapsed into cocaine addiction, and though she is in recovery now, I fear I will need to divorce her in the future. We have two sons, one age 8 and healthy, the other age 4 and speci… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
I wanted to be sole managing conservator.. He is in the pen
I wanted to be sole managing conservator.. He is in the pen ..and wont be out till 2013 and is a heroin addict .. and was caught selling .. and now he wants joint mananging conservator and standard vi… read more
AttyNiamh
AttyNiamh
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
153 satisfied customers
my son, maintains an open line for incoming business
my son, maintains an open line for incoming business calls from 10:00AM to 7:00PM EST, which is why I'm trying to handle some of the now necessary things. he needs an attorney's advice - badly. I'll p… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,394 satisfied customers
My sister, brother-in-law, and 2 yr old nephew live in Memphis,
My sister, brother-in-law, and 2 yr old nephew live in Memphis, TN. My sister has major untreated mental issues, abuses alcohol and pain medication on a daily basis, and just totaled the car and recei… read more
John Legal
John Legal
Doctoral Degree
3,418 satisfied customers
my ex wife and i have been divorced since 1999. she has full
my ex wife and i have been divorced since 1999. she has full custody nd i have visitation rights, she is unstable with relationships and this puts burdons on my children, my so has been convicted of b… read more
FLACORPLAWYER
FLACORPLAWYER
Doctoral Degree
1,750 satisfied customers
My ex is a drug addict, He was a monster crackhead, and wrote
My ex is a drug addict, He was a monster crackhead, and wrote prescription drugs, He has a court date this month, He keeps sending me letter, He want to see are son.He was caught by me smoking crack w… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My wife is a drug addict and Im seriously contemplating of
My wife is a drug addict and I'm seriously contemplating of divorce. We have two children and I would like to know of the best solution in terms of custody proceedings. I'd like for the kids to have c… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,737 satisfied customers
Been married 12 years. Have 3 young kids. My only work ...
Been married 12 years. Have 3 young kids. My only work is as a substitute teacher. My attorney husband (not family law) is an alcoholic. 3 DUI''s and a letter from his life insurance co. turning him d… read more
Walter
Walter
Just Answer Consultant
6,024 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

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

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

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

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

< 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