Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Family Law Questions
What does a Judgment Package Received After Hearing means
What does a Judgment Package Received After Hearing means hi … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,749 satisfied customers
This is a Family law matter in Hawaii, divorce case. Husband
Hello, This is a Family law matter in Hawaii, divorce case. Husband had a restraining order against him due to documented domestic abuse to me and children, it has now expired due to my attorney's fai… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,510 satisfied customers
The father of my son filed for an emergency ex parte this
the father of my son filed for an emergency ex parte this morning under many false allegations and judge granted it. i have had sole custody of my son since the case was with dcfs.and the judge deemed… read more
N Cal Attorney
N Cal Attorney
JD
6,949 satisfied customers
Texas OAG filed a suit for modification of support order and
Texas OAG filed a suit for modification of support order and motion to confirm support arrearage since my ex stopped paying. I am CP and she is NCP. The OAG is the the entity bringing suit, technicall… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,510 satisfied customers
I have provided financial information for a motion in Family
I have provided financial information for a motion in Family court to support a CIS. I downloaded directly from my banks the information yet my adversary claims these defy court rules. Am I not allowe… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,510 satisfied customers
Pertaining to Continuing Jurisdiction, if my ex and I got
Pertaining to Continuing Jurisdiction, if my ex and I got divorced back in 2009 and decided to not to file for child support battle on either end, then the court opens a case in 2010 regarding child s… read more
Asad Rahman
Asad Rahman
Attorney
J.D.
2,583 satisfied customers
Lucy I have to prepare hearing on contempt where my ex is
LucyI have to prepare for the hearing on contempt where my ex is charging me with contempt in our divorce case. I am going with out a lawyer. What should I expect?… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,386 satisfied customers
My ex has demanded a 125a mandatory disclosure ( state of
My ex has demanded a 125a mandatory disclosure ( state of NH) part of the disclosure is the last three years of tax returns. He produced 2012,2013 2014. He has refused to produce 2015 claiming it has … read more
AttyHeather
AttyHeather
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
637 satisfied customers
I have a question about child custody during divorce in
I have a question about child custody during divorce in CA.I have sole custody for now but I am sure that my husband will fight for it later. I was wondering if there is merit for me to get DV restrai… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,404 satisfied customers
I went to Family Court today and the judge removed the
My name is***** went to Family Court today and the judge removed the $1,500.00 on child support (dissometer) I was voluntarily paying the mother of 2 children. I could not deduct it on my Dissometer t… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,404 satisfied customers
My wife has been having an affair with someone out of town.
my wife has been having an affair with someone out of town. the affair started on mothers day while me and my six year old daughter were playing on the beach. She refused to end the affair and even to… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,982 satisfied customers
I am getting ready to go back to court in December to ask
I am getting ready to go back to court in December to ask for an increase in support based on the fact that my spouse no longer has to pay child support. Unfortunately the divorce as left me in financ… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,749 satisfied customers
I want divorce my husband, we have a 3 year old daughter, he
I want divorce my husband, we have a 3 year old daughter, he has a very bad temper and like to use language abuse, I am really scared once I file divorce he would be really mad. We still live together… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,749 satisfied customers
Wife is on bail for domestic violence; obtained restraining
Wife is on bail for domestic violence; obtained restraining order but she cannot be found to be served. I received telephone notice of ex parte hearing. Should I present myself to the hearing? Should … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,797 satisfied customers
I am in the process of fighting a child support modification
I am in the process of fighting a child support modification with my ex-wife for my two children, ages 17 and 21. How do I file with the court to serve a request for production of documents, including… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My ex used an exorbitant amount to claim he pays healthcare
My ex used an exorbitant amount to claim he pays healthcare insurance for the children getting a reduction in his child support amount. If it is found in the motion for a trial, that it was indeed inf… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,510 satisfied customers
Opposing counsel attempted to quash a discovery request for
Opposing counsel attempted to quash a discovery request for documents from third parties of the divorce action via an Ex Parte last week. I made an oral request to amend my request to only communicati… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,386 satisfied customers
General strategy. Im pro-se in a divorce. Opposing counsel,
General strategy. I'm pro-se in a divorce. Opposing counsel, has done everything possible to make me out to be a bad person before the court. Lie after lie that mostly went unchallenged – until I drop… read more
FLACORPLAWYER
FLACORPLAWYER
Doctoral Degree
1,750 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