Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Family Law Questions
2nd Opinion I need advice on Polish Child Support advice, 2
2nd Opinion Customer: I need advice on Polish Child Support advice … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Lawyer
129,517 satisfied customers
I am reading through a proposed parenting and visitation
I am reading through a proposed parenting and visitation settlement so I probably will have questions. Shouldn't children under 21 be listed and included as unemancipated children? If they are in coll… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
2,182 satisfied customers
My daughter who attends college full-time was emancipated at
My daughter who attends college full-time was emancipated at 22 years of age as per our divorce decree. Her father is taking me to court stating that since she missed her spring semester Jan 2015-May … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
48,042 satisfied customers
I live in New York State. My According to my divorce
Hello, I live in New York State. My According to my divorce stipulation, I am to pay child support up to age 22 as long as my child is enrolled as a full time student. My child was born in July and is… read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
2,729 satisfied customers
Child support at what age does it end if the child is
Child support at what age does it end if the child is attending college … read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
2,729 satisfied customers
I reside in Connecticut and my son resides in New York, I
I reside in Connecticut and my son resides in New York, I was paying child support until he turned 18, child support was terminated because he moved in with me. While he was living with me I did not r… read more
MIAMILAW1127
MIAMILAW1127
Partner
Juris Doctorate
680 satisfied customers
My friend is going through a divorce and trying to settle
My friend is going through a divorce and trying to settle out of court. We are trying to figure out an amount that will be fair to to both of them. If he agrees to give his wife 27% of his gross incom… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
My question is about court ordered child support. I am a
My question is about court ordered child support. I am a resident of NY and pay court ordered child support for my son who was born and has always lived in Baltimore, MD. My son's mother has always li… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,371 satisfied customers
I have children over the age of 18 that live with their custodial
I have children over the age of 18 that live with their custodial parent outside of New York State. They refuse and haven't communicated with me their non custodial parent in any form in over 5 years.… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Lawyer
129,517 satisfied customers
i am being asked to pay child support for a child born in Poland
i am being asked to pay child support for a child born in Poland and court order was issued in Poland and submitted to the Texas Attorney general. I have not received a court order but instead an "int… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,676 satisfied customers
I live in Oklahoma. I fathered a child in Peru. The mother
I live in Oklahoma. I fathered a child in Peru. The mother is now married and moved to New York in April of this year. I have filed in Washington county Ok district court to establish child support. O… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
Hello , My Husband and I have an 8 Months old daughter. she
Hello , My Husband and I have an 8 Months old daughter. she is my only child, but my husband has a 34 month old daughter from his past relationship (not married). My question is in regard to the child… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
The NY no-fault divorce ppwk my husband filled has sirious
The NY no-fault divorce ppwk my husband filled has sirious ommitions: mine and my daughter ss #s are not written, and my middle name is XXXXX XXXXX written, only my middle initial is there. Can I file… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
My husband is illegally in New York and I live in Poland. We
My husband is illegally in New York and I live in Poland. We got married in New York and have a 2 year old daughter. My husband was arrested for domestic violance in New York 2 years ago and I receive… read more
Nate
Nate
Managing Member
Juris Doctor
2,832 satisfied customers
my husband pays child support for mhis daughter in Poland through
my husband pays child support for mhis daughter in Poland through through an order that was made through the New York family courts. The mother of his child then started a case against him in Poland a… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
My husband has two children from a previous marriage. The
My husband has two children from a previous marriage. The girls are 17 and 19 years of age. The divorce decree states that he pay child support for each child until they reach the age of 18 and the de… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
hi, i married my husband in rikerland,NY in 1991 and he cheat
hi, i married my husband in rikerland,NY in 1991 and he cheat on me and had a baby by another women the same time i was having a baby by him im 1993 and i did find out about this kid until they were 7… read more
Mike Markowitz
Mike Markowitz
Attorney
JD
14 satisfied customers
what is NY state law for child support of 18yr old FT Studen
I have 2 sons, 18 & 16. I currently receive $200/wk for child support as per our opting our of NYS Child Support Standard Act. My exhusband states he can''t afford to pay anymore & on his own reduced … read more
Justice For All
Justice For All
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
1,346 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