Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Family Law Questions
To answer your previous question I adopted them as adults. I
To answer your previous question I adopted them as adults. I was/am still legally his wife and I have two young daughters that I had by him as well. How does bigamy come into play? I need to be very r… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,539 satisfied customers
Austin texas. Not yet. Do they handle family matters
please JA: Family law varies by state. What state are you in? Customer: Austin texas JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet? Customer: not yet JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I conne… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,539 satisfied customers
I have a 11 year old little girl. Her father and I are not
I have a 11 year old little girl. Her father and I are not together. I have Sole custody and he has visitation rights. he started off with just supervised visits because he had a domestic case active … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,387 satisfied customers
Can you also help me with a child support issue? thanks!
hi can you also help me with a child support issue? thanks! … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,387 satisfied customers
Mom was pushed out of her house by her addicted daughter
Mom was pushed out of her house by her addicted daughter because her new husband says dad and mom have dementia. But they are just fine. They simply needed some adjusting to the son in law moving in w… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
NYS My daugter is 19 years old and lives with me mostly (I
NYS My daugter is 19 years old and lives with me mostly (I am dad) and with mom some times. Neither of us help with support. We are divorcing and wonder what child support will entail. I sign her FAFS… read more
Gerald, Esq
Gerald, Esq
Juris Doctor
4,090 satisfied customers
23 years ago I had to give up my rights in the state of pa
23 years ago I had to give up my rights in the state of pa do to false allegations by ex-wife and cys.. I made a promise to my daughter that she would learn the truth...wish I could tell my whole stor… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,376 satisfied customers
I audio taped my wife allowing our 13 yr old to smoke marijuana,
I audio taped my wife allowing our 13 yr old to smoke marijuana, buying from a 25 yr old military.is this an abuse issue I can bring up in divorce court, play the tape or not?… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
I pay court orderd child support in az and i live in ca. my
i pay court orderd child support in az and i live in ca. my 3 yr old daughter and her mom moved in with me in ca and lived with me for 2 months while i still payed support to the order in az. the mom … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
1. At 17 in MO can I not allow my parents to have grade reports
1. At 17 in MO can I not allow my parents to have grade reports from school anymore? 2. Also can i have them removed from being able to get my Dr information? I am a good student (Junior) and will be … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,624 satisfied customers
Regarding custody court order. If the bio mom has ignored
Regarding custody court order. If the bio mom has ignored various parts of the court order and the case is being modified because bio dad petitioned the court, how will a judge view the mom who has vi… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,754 satisfied customers
I have an upcoming mediation meeting with my ex husband this
I have an upcoming mediation meeting with my ex husband this Friday. He left the state in September of 2013, came back in October and has not been a steady influence in our daughter's life. He has see… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
We have no custody agreement but have been sharing time 50/50
We have no custody agreement but have been sharing time 50/50 for the past 2 years with 2 weeks on/ 2 weeks off. We booked a family vacation to Disney World and Friday she says I can't take my son unl… read more
Georgetown Lawyer
Georgetown Lawyer
Principal Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
11,193 satisfied customers
My mother passed away on new years day. My 17 year old daughter
My mother passed away on new years day. My 17 year old daughter has lived with my mom and my stepdad since 2011 because she attends OCHSA, or Orange County High School of the Arts, which she had to au… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
My daughter already has a Provisional Custody by Mandate that
My daughter already has a Provisional Custody by Mandate that her dad and I signed. We gave custody of our daughter to a wonderful christian couple and their family. However, my family is trying to co… read more
Georgetown Lawyer
Georgetown Lawyer
Principal Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
11,193 satisfied customers
my grandson moving to texas for year to be with dad and stepmom.he
my grandson moving to texas for year to be with dad and stepmom.he will turn 16.girl sibling14 staying with mom that always raised them.Both have had special needs husband never helped extra money for… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
The father of my grand daughter has retained a lawyer and is
The father of my grand daughter has retained a lawyer and is seeking to legitimize and seek joint custody of my daughter's child. She has entered a rehab center this past week. She signed a notarized … read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,245 satisfied customers
My 12 year old daughter is doing poorly in school. Im her Dad
My 12 year old daughter is doing poorly in school. Im her Dad and work with her every other week. My daughters homework and test scores are A's with me and D's and F's with her mother. Her mother now … read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 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