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 do I do if I have not found a lawyer yet I'm going
Ok so what do I do if I have not found a lawyer yet I'm going threw divorce and somewhat custody issues. He has a lawyer but I haven't yet found one. Really I think I don't need one cause this is a ea… read more
csbfamilylaw
csbfamilylaw
Attorney
Juris Doctor
56 satisfied customers
I have a 16 year old (my daughter's best friend) who it has
I have a 16 year old (my daughter's best friend) who it has been brought to my attention, is in a very neglected situation by her mother. The girl in question, just turned 16 on December 8th. She has … read more
LawyerDavid
LawyerDavid
Vice President & General Counsel
Juris Doctor
536 satisfied customers
My name is ***ne. I have been separated from my husband who
My name is ***ne. I have been separated from my husband who I married in 1984, since 1993, in Rhode Island. We never had children, and owned no property together. I just moved out, and we never actual… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
20,071 satisfied customers
My ex husband and I share a 4 year old little boy. My ex
My ex husband and I share a 4 year old little boy. My ex works 3rd shift when we first got divorced he was staying with his parents and they would watch our son while he went to work. Well without tel… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,209 satisfied customers
I'm wondering if it's legal to put my child on my employer
I'm wondering if it's legal to put my child on my employer provided health care if I'm not the primary parent. … read more
SuccESQ
SuccESQ
Juris Doctorate
388 satisfied customers
My boyfriend was arrested 2 years ago for a crime he didn't
My boyfriend was arrested 2 years ago for a crime he didn't commit. 4 years ago he was dating a girl who had two small children. There was a custody battle going on for the little girl. The little boy… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
129,312 satisfied customers
My question is in regards ***** ***** custody. My fiancée
Hello, my question is in regards ***** ***** custody. My fiancée and I have been together for over 11 years. We currently have 4 children total. One child that we have together (age 8), one child (age… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
My ex-husband (in the military) and I have a divorce decree
My ex-husband (in the military) and I have a divorce decree from Hawaii which addresses custody and visitation while I lived in San Diego, CA. Our child would reside with me and we would share visitat… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,988 satisfied customers
My sons mother and I are seperating and she wants to move
My son's mother and I are seperating and she wants to move to Rhode Island. Right now we have nothing saying who has main custody of him. I would like him to be with me she wants him to be with her. W… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
20,071 satisfied customers
My fiancé messed around on me two years ago and now has a kid
My fiancé messed around on me two years ago and now has a kid with someone. We are looking either to proceed with full custody or to have him terminate his rights as a parent. What will we have to do … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,463 satisfied customers
Good afternoon. I need some advice as to what standing I have
Good afternoon. I need some advice as to what standing I have in this situation. 7 wonderful years ago, I had a son. Unfortunately, my choice of father was a very poor one. I won't go into details as … read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,404 satisfied customers
Hi there, When I was under duress (PTSD) due to an abusive
Hi there, When I was under duress (PTSD) due to an abusive relationship after my ex and I split, my ex husband (who was divorcing me) had me sign papers I thought were merely a custody agreement, but … read more
LawHelpNow
LawHelpNow
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
7,509 satisfied customers
about child support. im 24 years old and my wife is 21. we
about child support. im 24 years old and my wife is 21. we have two little girls. we are gonna get divorced and i wonder how this is going to work. i work overnight and she works during the day, when … read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
My 16 yr old grandaughter is pregnant. Her boyfriend is 18
My 16 yr old grandaughter is pregnant. Her boyfriend is 18 yrs old. Her Mother, who supports her, is livid about this boy. He is totally irresponsible. My grandaughter wants him to be at the delivery … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
33,775 satisfied customers
Can a mother move out of state in Rhode Island to Florida if
Can a mother move out of state in Rhode Island to Florida if a paternity hearing has been scheduled. This is an opportunity to better her life and her childs. Is it possible to establish paternity fro… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
hi, I am going through a very long divorce. About 2 and half
hi, I am going through a very long divorce. About 2 and half years now. I have two young boys 8 and 4. I currently live in Massachusetts. My boys and live about 20 minutes away from there dad now. I h… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
My 19 year old son has impregnated a 19 year old girl who moved
My 19 year old son has impregnated a 19 year old girl who moved to Rhode Island before she knew she was pregnant, she is due in June. He does not want to marry her but does want to be involved with ra… read more
Cedric
Cedric
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
2,088 satisfied customers
Does Rhode Island law require an adoption to be in conjunction
Does Rhode Island law require an adoption to be in conjunction with a voluntary termination of parental rights if child resides in RI but non custodial parent giving up rights does not? And does termi… 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

20,071 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