Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

If a couple buys a house and it’s in the husbands name and…

Customer Question
If a couple buys...

If a couple buys a house and it’s in the husbands name and then he pays all the mortgage so the children can stay in the home and then he puts the deed and her name she lives in the house a couple years and the house almost goes in to foreclosure and she Doesn’t make the payments and in the meantime the husband gets custody of the shared children then she’s in contempt of court because I’m not making payments does he have a chance to put a lien or get the house back

Lawyer's Assistant: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And has any paperwork been filed?

Doesn’t make the payments and in the meantime the husband gets custody of the shared children then she’s in contempt of court because I’m not making payments does he have a chance to put a lien or get the house back. This is in Ohio

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

This is in Ohio! Yes And he has an appointment with the real estate lawyer tomorrow

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

And he has an appointment with the real estate lawyer tomorrow. No

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Family Law
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Family Law Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
3/13/2018
Family Lawyer: Legal Eagle, Lawyer replied 3 months ago
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle, Lawyer
Category: Family Law
Satisfied Customers: 12,330
Experience: Licensed to practice before state and federal court
Verified

Hello! I am a licensed attorney, admitted to practice in state and federal court. I have a nearly 100% satisfaction rating (click here for more info) so all that means is that you can count on me to help today. Because I want to provide you with the most accurate answer possible, do you mind if I take a moment to review your question?

Please keep in mind that our conversation does not include an attorney-client relationship and this is for general information purposes only.

Ask Your Own Family Law Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a family lawyerLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Ely Your Own Question
Ely
Ely
Ely, Counselor at Law
Category: Family Law
Satisfied Customers: 11,971
11,971 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

Ely is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

3,593 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

3,571 satisfied customers

Attorney with 17 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,991 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

2,828 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

< Previous | Next >

Related Family Law Questions
I have a friend been married a year. his wife is cheating on
I have a friend been married a year. his wife is cheating on him with his best friend. he wont file for a divorce because my husband got one divorce and his wife got half what he own. they have 4 chil… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
12,330 satisfied customers
I wanted to know what the law is concerning child support in
I wanted to know what the law is concerning child support in Alabama. … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
33,008 satisfied customers
My mom and dad have been married for over 30 years. In the
Hi, My mom and dad have been married for over 30 years. In the past 3 years there has been constant infidelity on my dady part and was even arrested for trying to pick up a hooker. My mom is scared th… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
33,008 satisfied customers
I need some serious help. I am facing having to be a pro se
I need some serious help. I am facing having to be a pro se litigant in a family custody case all because its interstate and I don't have much income … read more
Bruce Schreiber
Bruce Schreiber
Juris Doctor
496 satisfied customers
I pay child support by my child's mother took him from me in
I pay child support by my child's mother took him from me in May and I have not see him since can she get away with this my son was with me every day until I went to work. … read more
Christopher B, Esq
Christopher B, Esq
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,496 satisfied customers
My husband and I bought new house, now we had disputes
My husband and I bought new house, now we had disputes lately about something else. Then, I've learned that he divorced me 4/8/13 final judgment of court but I have no knowledhe of it. I short, he jus… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
244 satisfied customers
My daughter passed away in 2014 my grand daughter is 11 yrs
My daughter passed away in 2014 my grand daughter is 11 yrs old what rights do I have as far as visitation? … read more
Christopher B, Esq
Christopher B, Esq
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,496 satisfied customers
I am trying to find out if I violate any law if I enroll my
I am trying to find out if I violate any law if I enroll my child in school in NC. The father and I have shared custody and the child will not be school age in KY this year to attend school, but will … read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
3,097 satisfied customers
I have a Life Estate given to me through my Grandmothers
I have a Life Estate given to me through my Grandmothers will. My parents hold the deed. My wife has won a restraining order against me. I am not allowed at the house. The judge has given me 3 hours a… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
1,307 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding the legal obligation of child
I have a question regarding the legal obligation of child support - particularly in an instance wherein the child was adopted at birth and is now a middle aged woman. … read more
Gerald, Esq
Gerald, Esq
Juris Doctor
3,903 satisfied customers
Everybody said that I have a chance to just be awarded 6
Everybody said that I have a chance to just be awarded 6 month alimony. What is your exact approach?My question was My husband committed adultery, can I get alimony even though our marriage last less … read more
Sean K
Sean K
Attorney/Member
JD
776 satisfied customers
I am so glad I am able to speak to someone about this. Me
I am so glad I am able to speak to someone about this. Me and my ex husband have joint custody of our 12 yr old son. He is married to a woman that is in the military. It is my ex husband's turn to get… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,593 satisfied customers
I am in a dilemma with regard to some property that I own
I am in a dilemma with regard to some property that I own (marital home) that was awarded to my ex wife in divorce court. … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
19,869 satisfied customers
I'm going though a divorce. my ex wife said my son isn't
I'm going though a divorce. my ex wife said my son isn't mine and ordered a dna test. the judge ruled I needed to take the dna test and that I would get my son every weekend until the next court date.… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
3,572 satisfied customers
I have a question. On what basis could a judge order for a
I have a question. On what basis could a judge order for a parent who does not have unsupervised access of a child to do therapy as a prerequisite for a modification? … read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
3,097 satisfied customers
I was Just wondering if I could leave the state with my
I was Just wondering if I could leave the state with my child if me and the father are not married? … read more
Christopher B, Esq
Christopher B, Esq
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,496 satisfied customers
My son and I are current tenants in a house with my son's
My son and I are current tenants in a house with my son's father. My son's mother has power of attorney over her Mother which is who's house it is. Today, they told Someone to tell me that me and my s… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,571 satisfied customers
I am a stepmother to 3 little cuties. I have filed to modify
Yes, I have filed to modify parent child relationship. My mother in law has joint management conservatorship along with my husband and bio mom. My mother in law has exclusive right to designate primary residence of the kids. Visitation was set for my husband and the bio mom … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
33,008 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).

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