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 18 yr old sons girlfriend is pregnant, about 6 weeks.
My 18 yr old sons girlfriend is pregnant, about 6 weeks. There is some doubt about paternity. What's the best way to handle this until a DNA test can be done? We are discouraging marriage until after.… read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
2,810 satisfied customers
My ex-girlfriend is about 34 weeks pregnant and at this
My ex-girlfriend is about 34 weeks pregnant and at this point she's saying that I'm not allowed to be at the birth I'm not allowed to go to any of the doctors appointments before the birth and all thi… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,019 satisfied customers
My son is in the Army and he and his wife are getting
My son is in the Army and he and his wife are getting divorced. He married her because she said she was pregnant with his baby. He doesn't think it is his now because she cheated on him beforeo they g… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,394 satisfied customers
I live in the state of Kentucky. I am pregnant. They test both
I live in the state of Kentucky. I am pregnant. They test both the mother and the baby when the baby is born for any illegal drugs. I am fearful that they will find traces of THC in mine or my babies … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
Its a long story but my nephew was just served in Pennsylvania
Its a long story but my nephew was just served in Pennsylvania for a paternity test from a girl he dated who says he is the father of her 13 year old son. He never knew she was pregnant and she marrie… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
My granddaughter was in a relationship. They broke up for
My granddaughter was in a relationship. They broke up for a while and then got back together. She got pregnant. When the baby was born, they were still together and are still together. The guy signed … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,527 satisfied customers
OMG im about to goto jail for beating up my Wifes boyfriend..
OMG i'm about to goto jail for beating up my Wifes boyfriend.. My wife cheated moved out took my kid with her.. she now lives with her BF whom she cheated with we are going thru a long bs divorce but … read more
Chris T., JD
Chris T., JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,337 satisfied customers
My girl friend got pregnant & had an abortion without my knowledge
My girl friend got pregnant & had an abortion without my knowledge saying it was NOT my child. NOW, 12 months later she is telling everyone it was my child. How do I go about having a paternity test t… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
Hello, my name is Ewa. I have question regarding my son Patryk
Hello, my name isXXXXX have question regarding my son Patryk and grandson Kody. My son is living in Florida for 5 years now. He met the girl and now they have 3 years old son.(his birthday was on 01/1… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
My son is 18 years old dating a 16 year old girl. We have
My son is 18 years old dating a 16 year old girl. We have just found out she is pregnant. Her mother does not care for their relationship and is threatening to have my son put in jail. We live in Flor… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
Hello, I live in New Hampshire with my 17 year old son. He
Hello, I live in New Hampshire with my 17 year old son. He just found out that his former girlfriend, age 15 is pregnant. Her parents are demanding he step up and support the baby or give up all of hi… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
538 satisfied customers
I want to change my son s last name to mine..... Hes father
I want to change my son"s last name to mine..... He's father doesnt pay child support or anything.... My son is nine months old.... Do I have to go to court because he sign the birth certifert? He has… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
7,004 satisfied customers
My 16 year old step son had a baby with a 17 year old girl.
My 16 year old step son had a baby with a 17 year old girl. Now the girls mother is saying that she is going to take my wife to court and my wife is going to pay child support for her 16year olds new … read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,245 satisfied customers
My son (25) lives here in Raleigh, NC with his mom and me.
My son (25) lives here in Raleigh, NC with his mom and me. For the last 4-6 months he has been living off/on betw here and Staunton, VA. A girl he met is saying he got her pregnant.......this was a ca… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,088 satisfied customers
My sons girlfriend, her mother & my grandson lived with my
My son's girlfriend, her mother & my grandson lived with my husband and I for the first 15 months of our grandson's life. 3 months ago she & my son broke up and she and her mother and the baby moved i… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My 25 yr old son is now living in Riverside, Ca. When he was
My 25 yr old son is now living in Riverside, Ca. When he was living in Barstow Ca the girl he was living with became pregnant and gave birth to a girl last October. She has stated that my son is the b… read more
Jack R.
Jack R.
Partner
Juris Doctor
6,136 satisfied customers
my daughter had a baby from a sex offender he was in jail when
my daughter had a baby from a sex offender he was in jail when the baby was born she gave me legal custody he is not on the birth certificate he got it for 2nd degree sexual assault of a child he is o… read more
JPEsq
JPEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,086 satisfied customers
I have a child who was born in wedlock. My ex knew he wasnt ...
I have a child who was born in wedlock. My ex knew he wasnt his an did the paternity test an never adopted my son. Now were in court an he wants custody the paternity was done in the first 2yrs of his… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,088 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