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
I am currently paying child support For my son. Up until
I am currently paying child support For my son. Up until this week my son is no longer living with the mom. He is not 18 years old yet, he turns 18 year old on Sept 11. Do I stop paying chill support … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,406 satisfied customers
Son turned 18. My ex filed motion to terminate child support
My son just turned 18 and my ex has filed a motion to terminate child support. Son is living with me and, though he is not handicapped, he has been hospitalized for depression and substance abuse rece… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
48,393 satisfied customers
I am divorced and paying alimony and full child support to
I am divorced and paying alimony and full child support to my ex. I am required by colorado law to pay child support until the kids are 19 years of age. My daughter is leaving for college in August an… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
48,393 satisfied customers
My question is about court ordered child support. I am a
My question is about court ordered child support. I am a resident of NY and pay court ordered child support for my son who was born and has always lived in Baltimore, MD. My son's mother has always li… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,450 satisfied customers
This question is about court ordered child support: I am the
This question is about court ordered child support: I am the non custodial father, living in NY. I pay court ordered child support to my almost 19 year old son who lives with his mother in Maryland. A… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,394 satisfied customers
My son is leaving in Aug and I pay his mom $1000/month.
My son is leaving for college in Aug and I pay his mom $1000/month. He is going out of state to LSU on scholarship and I am paying for his apartment and living expenses there for the next 4 years. I w… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,406 satisfied customers
My 15 1/2 year old son has been with me since Dec 19 2013.
My 15 1/2 year old son has been with me since Dec 19 2013. I have visitation rights and the three kids usually stay with me during Xmas, breaks, and summers. The divorce was in Illinois in 2009, I now… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My husband pays child support for his 2 kids. The oldest is
My husband pays child support for his 2 kids. The oldest is going to be 20 in 2 weeks and is no longer in school. So my husband is having her taken off the CS. This has made his ex wife very mad! Litt… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,406 satisfied customers
HI There, My case has been going on for years and I have touched
HI There, My case has been going on for years and I have touched base with you a few times. Over 4 years ago, my ex went had a contempt trial in NY for non payment of child support, and was found to h… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,789 satisfied customers
I have had custody of my son since he was 9. He is 17 1/2,
I have had custody of my son since he was 9. He is 17 1/2, and will be graduating high school soon. He wants to live with his mother, and I understand I cannot prevent him from doing so once he is 18.… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,457 satisfied customers
Ian paying child support for ou son. I raised him since he
Ian paying child support for ou son. I raised him since he was 8 years old. The ex cam down with ms. And begged me to give our son to him for full custody because he was disabled. Ex was getting 1600 … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My husband is going to mediation with his ex wife and the state
My husband is going to mediation with his ex wife and the state has put in to raise his child support because the mother moved and lost her reduced child care. Can they agree upon an amount he has to … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
48,393 satisfied customers
I am a father of 5 children, 4 of which are with my current
I am a father of 5 children, 4 of which are with my current wife and my oldest son lives with his mother (my ex-wife). My son turns 15 in August next month and he has been wanting to come and live wit… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
i have a 20 year old boy,that finished high school,and living
i have a 20 year old boy,that finished high school,and living with a friend and not living with his mother any more ,should i keep paying,and he has a job,put all this i can not prove… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
Hi Im in colorado and have paid child support for 10 years
Hi Im in colorado and have paid child support for 10 years or more for 2 kids one has turned 20 and the other is now 17, 2 years ago the courts and my ex agreed to stop payments bcause one kid had tur… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
child support question . In Putnam county NY Can A 20 year
child support question . In Putnam county NY Can A 20 year old child who lives with his mother. Can he legally be the petitioner for child support. here is the deal divorced 2 kids I have custody of m… read more
LADYLAWYER
LADYLAWYER
Owner of my own law firm
Juris Doctor
6,438 satisfied customers
Can father sue to get full custody of son if mother doesnt live with son a
Hello. My friend's ex-girlfriend was given primary custody of thei 10-year-old son when he was 2. My friend is ordered to pay child support but hasn't in several years because ~1 year after custody wa… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My son resides with his mother and step father. I make $12.00
My son resides with his mother and step father. I make $12.00 per hour full time. My son's step father makes $80,000-$120,000 per year & she makes at least $10.00 per hour full time. They have been ma… read more
amicuscuriae70
amicuscuriae70
LLM Professor Law
Master's Degree
50 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

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

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

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

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

< 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