Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Family Law Questions
I'm tried twice to connect and the payment page just hangs.
I'm tried twice to connect and the payment page just hangs. I was using Mozilla in private browsing mode. … read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,424 satisfied customers
How do I stop my ex-wife from harassing me? She is sending
How do I stop my ex-wife from harassing me? She is sending me threatening text messages, taking me to family court multiple times and the case gets dismissed and posting on my social media business pa… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,539 satisfied customers
This is my current situation: My ex husband and I began our
Hello, this is my current situation: My ex husband and I began our divorce/ custody proceedings in Colorado. My ex-husband filed a motion to relocate with our children to New York. I opposed this moti… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,404 satisfied customers
Child support order is in new york, mother of child has moved
child support order is in new york, mother of child has moved to Atlanta Ga for quite a few years now. Mother took me to child support in Sept 2013 lying & saying that I never paid any child support s… read more
AttyHeather
AttyHeather
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
637 satisfied customers
Can I file a Relief of Judgment from a Family Court
Can I file a Relief of Judgment from a Family Court Magistrate through an Order to Show Cause if the time for appeal has expired and the family court judge erred in dismissing my cross petition filing… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,376 satisfied customers
I live in MD with my son. Biological father lives in ny. Can
I live in MD with my son. Biological father lives in ny. Can he file for visitation in ny or only in the state the child resides?… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,387 satisfied customers
I have a Child Support Order from NY state dated 1994 and an
I have a Child Support Order from NY state dated 1994 and an "Order Modifying an Order of Support" from NY state dated 2006. The modification ordered 64% of education expenses be paid by the other par… read more
mkc1959
mkc1959
Attorney
Doctor of Jurisprudence
616 satisfied customers
Family Law-Child Support-Arrears ***For Expert Attorney,Customer*
Family Law-Child Support-Arrears ***For Expert Attorney,Customer** Family Law Matter: California I earlier asked a question about $25,000 in child support arrears (6-12 months) from ex on his mid year… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,656 satisfied customers
I am an active duty in the U.S. army now and needs a family
I am an active duty in the U.S. army now and needs a family lawyer who can help me do the appeal for the child custody in the Supreme Court. Where can I find such good attorney who can help my case?… read more
S. Huband, Esq.
S. Huband, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,621 satisfied customers
Law Educator Esq. only please....... Hello once again... My
Law Educator Esq. only please....... Hello once again... My ex is ordered to pay for 56% of all non-covered medical and dental expenses including, but not limited to, any deductible, orthodontia, opti… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,376 satisfied customers
child support in new York just garnished my social security
child support in new York just garnished my social security check but I still pay child support with my employment check witch is garnished every month for the same amount. I called child support beca… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,376 satisfied customers
I am in the process of a child custody battle for a 3 year
I am in the process of a child custody battle for a 3 year old child in Kings County in the State of New York. When this case started I was out of work for almost 2 years and appointed a lawyer by the… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,971 satisfied customers
What is the basis under the NY CPLR for a NY lawyer to obtain jurisdct
What is the basis under the NY CPLR for a NY lawyer to obtain jurisdction over a Florida resident for legal fees arising from such lawyer's representation of such Florida resident in a NY divorce proc… read more
N Cal Attorney
N Cal Attorney
JD
6,950 satisfied customers
My sister lives in long island New York with her two children.
My sister lives in long island New York with her two children. Her ex was paying child support through SCU. Last year he moved to Florida and continued to pay child support. Now he has moved to a diff… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,971 satisfied customers
Does the 2/yr FL Statute of Limitations on legal malpractice
Does the 2/yr FL Statute of Limitations on legal malpractice actions bar the assertion of the malpractice claim as a counterclaim for damages in a subsequent suit against the client for fees, filed ag… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,986 satisfied customers
I am a former New York resident. I moved to Nevada with my
I am a former New York resident. I moved to Nevada with my 4 children in 2002. My ex-husband still lives in New York and my child support case is handled through the Suffolk County CSEB. I am currentl… read more
NJ FamLaw
NJ FamLaw
Doctoral Degree
517 satisfied customers
I need help with filing a Motion to Vacate a default judgement
I need help with filing a Motion to Vacate a default judgement in family court in New York State. Readers digest version: I live in MI but the child resides in NY. I was scheduled for electronic testi… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I reside in NYS and my daughter is turning 18 years old ...
I reside in NYS and my daughter is turning 18 years old next week. Her dad (my ex-husband) is telling her he no longer has to pay child support for her after her birthday. Also, she will attend colleg… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 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