Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Family Law Questions
How can I get a restraint order for my ex husband. No not
No not yet but he keeps harassing me for the last couple days … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
10,116 satisfied customers
I'm in the process of getting divorced but my ex has been
I'm in the process of getting divorced but my ex has been harassing me and a friend suggested I contact my exes work and tell them that she has been harassing me and talking badly about me to my kids … read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
15,617 satisfied customers
There is domestic violence.. I filled for a restraining
There is domestic violence.. I filled for a restraining order( husband went after our daughter (15) pushed me, name calling / profanity. Our son (12) stood up to him and grab a knife.. I agreed as par… read more
Geoff
Geoff
Trial Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,032 satisfied customers
My granddaughter has a restraining order against her
my granddaughter has a restraining order against her divorced husband who is awaiting trial for domestic abuse, she moved in with the Mother and Father in-law cause she had no where else to go. She ha… read more
JOSEPHBL
JOSEPHBL
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,719 satisfied customers
Went to get a abusive husband removed. They did it. 6 day
Went to get a abusive husband removed . They did it. 6 day later went back.differnt judge.i had crisis lady with me told me be ok.it was to keep him away 6 months. They illegally did 3 things .1,turne… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,944 satisfied customers
I have a friend who has temporarily left her husband with
Hi, I have a friend who has temporarily left her husband with her 4 kids (two are his) due to a domestic abuse situation. There is a protective order against him, but he is now trying to file an ex pa… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
12,081 satisfied customers
Just wondering. I finally have court for temporary orders
Just wondering. I finally have court for temporary orders after filing for divorce. I have left marital home with my 3 children due to alcohol abuse. He now is seeking the home and joint custody... ju… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,988 satisfied customers
I have a question. In Dec 2016 I was granted divorce from my
Hello. I have a question. In Dec 2016 I was granted divorce from my ex and was given full primary custody of our two children, 7 and 9. My ex has to have all visits with the kids supervisor due to his… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
67,890 satisfied customers
If in an emergency domestic violence situation, i were to
If in an emergency domestic violence situation, i were to take my 3 year old daughter and go to idaho from california, idaho being where all my family lives and california having no family or any kind… read more
AttyHeather
AttyHeather
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
637 satisfied customers
I'm devasted. My husband took two of our children to Florida
I'm devasted. My husband took two of our children to Florida without my permission. We were going on a few weeks vacation driving from CA to Florida to visit my husband's mom, with a clear understandi… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,996 satisfied customers
My husband is emotionally abusive to me and our children. He
My husband is emotionally abusive to me and our children. He yells and screams at us all the time and puts me down constantly in front of our children. I am disabled and have been traumatized for year… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I'm planning on leaving my abusive husband and take my kids
i'm planning on leaving my abusive husband and take my kids with me. is that kidnapping? cand he file charges against me for kidnapping?… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,988 satisfied customers
Can she get custody if she has completed rehab My sister has
Can she get custody if she has completed rehab My sister has been in a 15 year mentally and physically abusive marriage. Her husband is an ER doctor. She has horrific pictures of the results of the ph… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
49,027 satisfied customers
My husband is currently in jail for trying to take my son from
My husband is currently in jail for trying to take my son from me, domestic abuse, aggravated assault, etc... How can I still file for divorce if he cannot sign papers or if he just refuses to sign pa… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
I have a serious problem.. I have children from a previous
I have a serious problem.. I have children from a previous marriage and I fought to keep my children in the state of Wisconsin ( our summer home was there) I felt it was a good move to stay there. The… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
I am a 46 yr old lady. I was married for 23 yrs. I have 2
I am a 46 yr old lady. I was married for 23 yrs. I have 2 sons from only my husband I had. I was staying with my parents after my divorce was started. I am a women with high education, a Sonogragher. … read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,973 satisfied customers
My husband of over 20 years is trying to force me out of the
My husband of over 20 years is trying to force me out of the house. Because he has made the living conditions so unbearable for the last year or two, i finally took a trip back east to be with my fami… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My Daughter lives in PA. For about 1 year. With husband and
My Daughter lives in PA. For about 1 year. With husband and 3 children. He is verbally abusive, alcoholic and abusing prescription drugs. She want to move back home and then file for divorce. How is s… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 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:

RayAnswers

RayAnswers

Lawyer

18,959 satisfied customers

30 years as a family law lawyer .

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,987 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.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

4,996 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

4,659 satisfied customers

Attorney with 21 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,811 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,568 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