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 need to file a modification to child-parent relationship
I need to file a modification to child-parent relationship in Texas that involves several steps. … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
My child support case is over my daughter is 23 yrs old. I
My child support case is over my daughter is 23 yrs old. I owe $52,000 in arrears. My ex wife and I have worked out an agreement in which I pay her $100 dollars a week. I have done so for the past 8 m… read more
Edward
Edward
Doctoral Degree
1,228 satisfied customers
I am writing on behalf of my significant other. I can lay
I am writing on behalf of my significant other. I can lay this out simply: 1. He used to own his own business, ex-wife got all proceeds to the sale of the business and no longer in business for 5 year… read more
Asad Rahman
Asad Rahman
Attorney
J.D.
2,702 satisfied customers
I need a case example of violation of due process and
I need a case example of violation of due process and Constitution of the State of Florida, SECTION 16 Rights of accused and of victims.— (b)(6).… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
I'm trying to figure out the easiest way to change a part of
I'm trying to figure out the easiest way to change a part of my divorce decree. Both my ex wife and … read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
5,843 satisfied customers
Need to know how to file a petition to modify a recent child
Need to know how to file a petition to modify a recent child support order modification? The child support raised child support, without taking into consideration a wife who is pregnant and another ch… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
5,843 satisfied customers
I live in Arizona. My 16 year old daughter has chosen to
I live in Arizona. My 16 year old daughter has chosen to live with me after years of her mother not being able to be a parent or provide for her. Her mother is willing to relinquish parental rights an… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
5,843 satisfied customers
If a couple has received a final judgement which includes
Hi, if a couple has received a final judgement which includes maintenance and child support, is the divorce considered official even though the final divorce petition has not been signed? … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
My final divorce order states my child support and that I
My final divorce order states my child support and that I will pay until my child reaches 18 or graduates. My ex wife requested a modification in the support only, when I received the final order it n… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
37,354 satisfied customers
My ex-wife and I agree to change custody of my son to me.
my ex-wife and I agree to change custody of my son to me. She lives in Washington state and I live in Ohio. He has already lived with me for a couple years, but I need the paperwork to show I have cus… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
10,891 satisfied customers
My ex-wife and I are both agreeing to a reduction in my
My ex-wife and I are both agreeing to a reduction in my child support. But I cannot make clear sense of the forms to be filled out and how / where. It's so confusing. … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
Ex wife told me yesterday that im getting served papers
Hello ex wife told me yesterday that im getting served papers for a child support modification. She did this on her own we didn't agree to this. So what now?… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,733 satisfied customers
In the state of California, what forms do I need to fill out
Doug, In the state of California, what forms do I need to fill out to clarify a marital settlement agreement signed off by the judge? The transportation issue is ambiguous and there seems to be some c… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
Representing pro se in Florida for 2 years. The issue I stuble
Representing pro se in Florida for 2 years. The issue I stuble the most is how to properly file a plead in order to get a desired outcome. I Will try to give you a summary of my case before asking the… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,733 satisfied customers
I filed against my ex for motion for contempt. I recently
I filed against my ex for motion for contempt. I recently received a response: Former wife for civil/ contempt enforcement. The motion for contempt, in part, specifically requests this court modify th… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,733 satisfied customers
In mid-October 2013, I filed a petition to modify child support
In mid-October 2013, I filed a petition to modify child support and modify my parenting plan. In the petition I requested equal time with our children. Currently I get them about 1/3 of the time. Afte… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
22,070 satisfied customers
In the state of California, how difficult is it to modify permanent
In the state of California, how difficult is it to modify permanent child-support orders based on the fact that visitation time has increased by 10% from 20% to 30%?… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
how do I get my child support reevaluated? Things have changed
how do I get my child support reevaluated? Things have changed since first established. what do you need to know to help me… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,733 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

14,379 satisfied customers

30 years as a family law lawyer .

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,978 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

4,087 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

3,966 satisfied customers

Attorney with 19 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,302 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,181 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