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
What rights do I have as a grandparent in Philadelphia, PA?
What rights do I have as a grandparent in Philadelphia, PA? My granddaughter's mother will not allow her to come over unless she comes. My son lives with me and he has NEVER been able to keep his daug… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,828 satisfied customers
We have a real problem. My granddaughter passed away leaving
We have a real problem. My granddaughter passed away leaving a 10 month old daughter.She was not married to the father. He bought her heroin and she od as a result. My son and his wife raised their gr… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
3,381 satisfied customers
In the state of NC do grandparents have any legal rights. I.
In the state of NC do grandparents have any legal rights … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
34,168 satisfied customers
I would like visitation with my Granddaughter but the parent
I would like visitation with my Granddaughter but the parent refuses to even let my son which is the father but has been incarcerated for a month see his daughter. As a grandma is there anything i can… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,019 satisfied customers
If possible. I am a grandparent, in Wisconsin, of a child
I am a grandparent, in Wisconsin, of a child (my son's child) that lives with her mother and the mother's boyfriend in North Carolina.. The mother moved there about a year ago. The mother has allowed me contact without a problem until a month ago when she decided that she is going to try and remove my son's parental rights. She wants to cut me off from my granddaughter. My son lives in Washington. Do I have any rights? … read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
3,360 satisfied customers
I'd like to know if grandparents have legal rights to see
I'd like to know if grandparents have legal rights to see their grandchildren … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
34,168 satisfied customers
My son was arrested for domestic violence. There is a child
My son was arrested for domestic violence. There is a child involved. The parents are not married, but paternity test was done. I have been babysitting my granddaughter while the mother goes to school… read more
originallawyer
originallawyer
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
905 satisfied customers
My single daughter and granddaughter lived with me
my single daughter and granddaughter lived with me for the first 10 months of her life(shes now 15 months old).At which time my daughter lost custody due to the fact she failed to appear at court when… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,404 satisfied customers
Is there anything that can be done to get a grandchild checked
Is there anything that can be done to get a grandchild checked out by an independent pediatrician when you see that the child has problems that no one even her own pediatrician sees?… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,160 satisfied customers
My granddaughter's paternal grandmother is trying to get
My granddaughter's paternal grandmother is trying to get grandparents visitation however her son has lost all his rights to her and he lives in Texas close by his mother where she wants to take my gra… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,179 satisfied customers
My son in law turned my life into . He uses the history
My son in law turned my life into hell. He uses the history of my mental illness which is long time in remission in order to blackmail me with any reasons. He does not let me to see the grandkids and … read more
mmdesq
mmdesq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
518 satisfied customers
hnggow do I find out about visitation rights granddaughter?
hnggow do I find out about visitation rights for my granddaughter? her father has custody of her and he wont let us see her. I know there is not a law,but was hoping a judge would give her father a st… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,607 satisfied customers
My son has asked me to file for grandparent rights to gain
My son has asked me to file for grandparent rights to gain regular visitation with his daughter. He currently has visitation with her one day per week - no overnight at this time. The mother has moved… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,856 satisfied customers
I have two grandchildren. My son did not marry either mother
I have two grandchildren. My son did not marry either mother and currently lives with the mother of my 3 1/2 yr old grandson. My 6 yr. old granddaughter lives with them as well. My son's girlfriend do… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
I live in state of Indiana. IC 31-17-5-2 granparent rights
I live in state of Indiana. IC 31-17-5-2 granparent rights for visitation on grandchild (b) In determining the best interests of the child under this section, the court may consider whether a grandpar… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
My granddaughter was supposedly adopted by her step dad when
My granddaughter was "supposedly" adopted by her step dad when her mother was married to him. Divorced now and the "adoptive dad" has no contact with the mother. Mother cannot see her either. My son, … read more
LADYLAWYER
LADYLAWYER
Owner of my own law firm
Juris Doctor
6,439 satisfied customers
does a grandparent have any legal rights to har grandchild
grand child lived with granmother for over a year mother was also there mother has left with grandchild and will not let granmother see her mother is to go to college and works with grandmother. she i… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,160 satisfied customers
can a grandparent get visitation with the child when ...
can a grandparent get visitation with the child when the parent of the child is not the grandparents daughter when in fact the childs father who gets visitation is the son of the grandparetn?… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 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