Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Family Law Questions
Does Guardian Ad Litem in Massachusetts ask parents to fill
Does Guardian Ad Litem in Massachusetts ask parents to fill out Parenting History Survey form for parenting evaluations? Or only interviews? Thank you.… read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
669 satisfied customers
Do grandparents have legal rights to visit an adopted
do grandparents have legal rights to visit an adopted grandchild in Indiana, up to what age: … read more
lucy7368
lucy7368
Juris Doctor
763 satisfied customers
Can one of the parents who hired and paid the retainer fee
Can one of the parents who hired and paid the retainer fee for a guardian at litem be denied the right to have a copy of the final report at the GAL's request? … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
My ex-wife has primary custody of our 3 children (16, 15,
My ex-wife has primary custody of our 3 children (16, 15, and 12). She regularly allows ALL of the kids decide if they are going to attend my court-ordered visitation periods. If the 15 YO decides she… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,507 satisfied customers
I'm in the state of Indiana. My grandson was removed from
I'm in the state of Indiana. My grandson was removed from his home w/his mother and put in my custody ...her parents appeared at one of their daughters hearings (one which I wasn't aware took place) a… read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
669 satisfied customers
This is a hairy situation, I have a friend whos losing his
this is a hairy situation, I have a friend whos losing his mind over this. He lives in Indiana where the legal age of consent is 16. he was talking to this women who was as such and he is 23. she sent… read more
LawGuy
LawGuy
Juris Doctor
123 satisfied customers
I have someone trying to blackmail me and expose my partying
hi I have someone trying to blackmail me and expose my partying days to my whole family if I dont ink 390 to his acocount … read more
Asad Rahman
Asad Rahman
Attorney
J.D.
2,574 satisfied customers
My 23 year old son has been contacted by a man who says he
my 23 year old son has been contacted by a man who says he sent nude pics to his 16 year old daughter my son met this girl on a dating site and they did exchange nude pics she told him she was 18 now … read more
LawGuy
LawGuy
Juris Doctor
123 satisfied customers
Im from indiana. I am a father of a three year old daughter
Im from indiana. I am a father of a three year old daughter and share joint physical custody with the mother. Is she allowed to come pick up my daughter from her daycare on my parenting day? She says … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
..i have a friend who has an abusive, dead beat husband.
hi..i have a friend who has an abusive, dead beat husband. He cheated on her and got kicked out of the Army for cheating and smacking around his mistress. This caused my friend and her 4 kids to be ho… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,507 satisfied customers
In Massachusetts, a sixteen year old girl can get an abortion
In Massachusetts, a sixteen year old girl can get an abortion with the legal consent from one parent (does not require both parents). The health insurance company will keep the abortion confidential f… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
I have a custody hearing coming up soon. My daughter is 15
I have a custody hearing coming up soon. My daughter is 15 and wants to come live me in KY. Her mom is moving to Boston from West Virginia after the court date. I have custody of our oldest daughter. … read more
Georgetown Lawyer
Georgetown Lawyer
Principal Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
11,193 satisfied customers
my son has lived with me in LEE county Florida 5yrs. his mom
my son has lived with me in LEE county Florida 5yrs. his mom lives in Miami Dade county Florida where we got divorced. I never stopped paying her child support even doe my son lives with me.i was just… read more
AlexiaEsq.
AlexiaEsq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
37 satisfied customers
can a guardian ad litum initiate a placement order?
can a guardian ad litum initiate a placement order? Mediation did not work...judge ordered father to produce work schedule for the attorneys to look at instead he submitted a placement proposal which … read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
I share 50/50 custody of my child with my ex. She was not
I share 50/50 custody of my child with my ex. She was not taking him to his sports activities out of anger for me. I filed a motion to modify our divorce decree so each parent had a say in activities … read more
PaulmoJD
PaulmoJD
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
106 satisfied customers
Question for US lawyers regarding Alabama law. If my ex husband
Question for US lawyers regarding Alabama law. If my ex husband during his visitations dumps her with other family members, what legal recourse do I have? She will be passed around among his relatives… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My husband and I want to get custody of his little sister she
My husband and I want to get custody of his little sister she is 16 years of age and she is pregnant. But she is willing to come and stay with us. She had been adopted out of the state for 6 years and… read more
AttyNiamh
AttyNiamh
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
153 satisfied customers
I live in Florida and have a court ordered visitation agreement
I live in Florida and have a court ordered visitation agreement with my ex. Yesterday I went to pick up my 16 year old daughter, who refused to come. Her mother stayed neutral and said it was between … read more
FiveStarLaw
FiveStarLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
477 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