Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Family Law Questions
Is a chuld abuse for a 10 year old to be allowed by his
Is a chuld abuse for a 10 year old to be allowed by his grandmother to go outside in very cold weather just wearing shorts, open shoes, and a light jacket to walk the dog. … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,758 satisfied customers
Cps is trying to make me and my fiancé split. Tx. They
Yes they already have them in a foster home. We have an old case of which my daughter had passed and the are blaming him for her death. … read more
Amber E.
Amber E.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,438 satisfied customers
Is it legal for my 7 and 10 year old sons to get bared from
Is it legal for my 7 and 10 year old sons to get bared from the waist down, and spanked by their Mom's fiancé. If it is then are their limits to what he can spank them with, or what position he can sp… read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,424 satisfied customers
My fiance been charge domestic battery 3. He in jail they
Hi my fiance been charge domestic battery 3. He in jail they violated his parole. He whooped my son with belt. L He got back and back of arms they said against law just bottom. I have been subpoena to… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Lawyer
128,302 satisfied customers
I ran away cause everyone uses drugs at home and I don't
I ran away cause everyone uses drugs at home and I don't feel safe … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,879 satisfied customers
My grandmother is 92 years old and lives in. My uncle, her
My grandmother is 92 years old and lives in KY. My uncle, her son lives with her and has so for many many years. Her home was deeded to me and my brother and some other relatives. We all agreed a few … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,971 satisfied customers
I live in Tampa,Fl.llsborough County.A lot of times I have
I live in Tampa,Fl.Hillsborough County.A lot of times I have seen that grown women have been harassed and or sexualy abused by their employers.because they were in a room/office alone with their boss.… read more
mmdesq
mmdesq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
518 satisfied customers
I have a 4 year old grandaughter who I am absolutely crazy
I have a 4 year old grandaughter who I am absolutely crazy about and vice versa. My 40 year old daughter had this baby out of wedlock. The father at first refused to acknowledge the child as his. Afte… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
Hello, My boyfriend has been staying with me the past 7 months, along with his dog. In th
Hello, My boyfriend has been staying with me the past 7 months, along with his dog. In the beginning, he used to punch his dog - he said that was the only way it understood 'no'. I asked him to stop t… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,971 satisfied customers
My Mother in law was upset with me because I would not let
My Mother in law was upset with me because I would not let my four year daughter spend the night with her. She hung up on me when I told her no and called back moments later cursing and screaming at m… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,583 satisfied customers
Goodmorning, I was called by my daughter with a severe issue
Goodmorning, I was called by my daughter with a severe issue concerning her with her 11 year old son/my grandson. About a year ago he started to display inappropriate sexual behavior to his brothers. … read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,424 satisfied customers
My stepson is a ward of the illinois state. My husband is his
My stepson is a ward of the illinois state. My husband is his adoptive father. His biological mother lives in Georgia and has not seen him since he was 4. He 17 in three weeks. His grandmother has had… read more
Floridalegalanswer
Floridalegalanswer
Attorney
Attorney
427 satisfied customers
My daughter was joined in a civil union with a female, afterwards
My daughter was joined in a civil union with a female, afterwards through artificial insemination her partner became pregnant and gave birth to our grandson. He was given our last name at birth. The s… read more
dkennedy
dkennedy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,122 satisfied customers
Is a father of a 9 year old daughter allowed to sleep with
Is a father of a 9 year old daughter allowed to sleep with her in the same bed? She has a separate room and bed but is allowed to sleep with the father. The father lives at his parents house and has j… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,979 satisfied customers
My girlfriend has been placed in a behavior modification program
My girlfriend has been placed in a behavior modification program against her will. Can I go get her?… read more
LADYLAWYER
LADYLAWYER
Owner of my own law firm
Juris Doctor
6,438 satisfied customers
my nephew is going through a nasty divorce. His wife has had
my nephew is going through a nasty divorce. His wife has had three boyfriends since sept.2008. Three children ages 10 ,7 and 2 they all have all been hit with a wooden paddle, The seven year old so ba… read more
Jack R.
Jack R.
Partner
Juris Doctor
6,136 satisfied customers
MY GRAND SON 3YR.OLD WAS PADDLE AND BEATEN WITH A SPOON AND
MY GRAND SON 3YR.OLD WAS PADDLE AND BEATEN WITH A SPOON AND RULER MOTHER AND BOYFRIEND WERE ARRESTED AND CHARGED CHILD WAS GIVEN TO HER PARENTS SHE SAID SHE DIDN'T KNOW WHERE THE DAD AND HIS PARENTS W… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My 29 yr old daughter,an occupational therapist, ...
My 29 yr old daughter,an occupational therapist, married 6 yrs total ,moved back home with us & has been "served" with divorse papers by her husbands attorney attorney. There are 2 children, age 16 mo… read more
4ren6
4ren6
Retired
2,906 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