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
Is an adult required to have a guardian to be deemed to have
Hi, is an adult required to have a guardian to be deemed to have a "Legal Disablility" or may the adult be deemed to have a "Legal Disability" even without a guardian? … read more
JKEsq
JKEsq
Managing Firm Partner
J.D.
11,507 satisfied customers
If a child is diagnosed with ADHD and the school is
If a child is diagnosed with ADHD and the school is recommending half days now because of the extreme emotional problems he has along with ADHD does that qualify for Social Security disability?… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
22,431 satisfied customers
I have a question about child visitation. Nothing yet.
I have a question about child visitation JA: Has there been any mediation on this visitation issue? Customer: no JA: What other steps have you taken? Has anything been filed in family court? Customer:… read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
10,818 satisfied customers
We have a 12 yo son with a rare chromosome disorder with
We have a 12 yo son with a rare chromosome disorder with multiple symptoms that ultimately make his life a question. He will never live on his own, drive, or possibly even work. My question is related… read more
Judge Bill K ret.
Judge Bill K ret.
retired
Doctoral Degree
3,650 satisfied customers
We have a disabled son with a very rare (250 cases
We have a disabled son with a very rare (250 cases worldwide) chromosome disorder. Because of the rarity of his condition medically necessary therapy is not covered by insurance even with multiple ref… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,682 satisfied customers
An diagnosed autistic 16 year female with recent bipolar
An diagnosed autistic 16 year female with recent bipolar symptoms went to Richmond ER with parents. She was admitted to locked down psych ward without parent permission. A hearing in 72 hours will pre… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
142,032 satisfied customers
This in regards to NY disability. if a non custodial parent
this in regards ***** ***** disability. if a non custodial parent accepted a disability lump sum pay out are his children eligible to recieve ssi? … read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,872 satisfied customers
I have an age 8 child who I believe will benefit from the
I have an age 8 child who I believe will benefit from the “protection” of the I.D.E.A. … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
142,032 satisfied customers
If my fiancé gets ssi will he loose it if we marry? I make
If my fiancé gets ssi will he loose it if we marry? I make below poverty for a family of 3 and we have been together 13 years and have a 9 yr old son together.… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,541 satisfied customers
My husband has lost his job during our divorce and he wants
My husband has lost his job during our divorce and he wants me to pay him support his medical insurance and also wants me to pay him half of my military retirement and SSDI. I am disabled and i am onl… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
I need help for my 46 year old son. He is unemployable due
I need help for my 46 year old son. He is unemployable due to 2 anuryisms in his left frontal Lobe. He has seizures on an nearly daily basis. His surgeon who did the surgery won't help Because he has … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
22,431 satisfied customers
My step daughter is 22 years old and is mildly mentally
Hello! My step daughter is 22 years old and is mildly mentally disabled. Her support was not included in my husband's divorce agreement, but he did voluntarily agree to pay a large amount of child sup… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
18,206 satisfied customers
I am curious since I recently moved in with my Fiancé'
Hi, I am curious since I recently moved in with my Fiancé' will his son's SSDI decrease or increase since I am an extra person in the household now? I am unemployed plus I plan to file for SSDI very s… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
26,423 satisfied customers
I am an aunt who is very concerned about the well being of
I am an aunt who is very concerned about the well being of my nephews (ages 13, and 7) and without calling CPS, I'd like to know what, if any rights I have. My 34 year old sister used to be a hard wor… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
i was wronged by a developmentally disabled man and the developmental
i was wronged by a developmentally disabled man and the developmental disability services and it was mostly as a results of the actions of the developmental disability services actions. my questions i… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,872 satisfied customers
Colorado; My wife is applying for disability, and we are in
Colorado; My wife is applying for disability, and we are in the process of filling out the paperwork for a divorce. She currently has no income, and I need to know how Spousal maintenance payments of … read more
dkennedy
dkennedy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,122 satisfied customers
Im a soldier in the army going through a child support case
I'm a soldier in the army going through a child support case in nys, My question is, If one of my children is receiving ssdi is that considered income for him/her or the mother and does that get deduc… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
1,494 satisfied customers
I teach in Clermont County, OH. I have a 16 year old student
I teach in Clermont County, OH. I have a 16 year old student who desperately wants to be emancipated. She has been offered a great place to live- with another teacher from our school. Her single fathe… read more
JPEsq
JPEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,086 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

17,058 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

4,647 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

4,357 satisfied customers

Attorney with 19 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,541 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,445 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