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
My husband did not comply with the debt payment order in his
My husband did not comply with the debt payment order in his temporary restraining order he was served. I filed a police report about the violation. Today I was given a permanent restraining order aga… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
12,488 satisfied customers
I am married in Conroe, TX in July 2001. I have a child with
I am married in Conroe, TX in July 2001. I have a child with my wife 8 years old. I have been an expatriate for the last 10 years earning aproximately 200,000 USD/year but have had a base salary of 10… read more
mmdesq
mmdesq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
518 satisfied customers
I am the respondent in a Fl Divorce. In her divorce
Good afternoon David I am the respondent in a Fl Divorce. In her divorce petition, she stated that she had an order of protection onme. In Sept. of 2010 she recanted and the judge dismissed it.She doe… read more
David L
David L
Doctoral Degree
1,604 satisfied customers
If a high earning ex husband has paid his wife of a 20 year
If a high earning ex husband has paid his wife of a 20 year marriage 15 K per month, life insurance and another 3 K in benefits each month, about 60% of salary, and has since his divorce since 2007--e… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,639 satisfied customers
Can a court appointed ad litem deem attorneys fees as child
Can a court appointed ad litem deem attorneys fees as child support and garnish wages from 2003?… read more
Seattle Scott
Seattle Scott
Private practice attorney
995 satisfied customers
I hope this site is still up an running. Hello Mr Simmons.
I hope this site is still up an running. Hello Mr Simmons. My ex and I use to both live in New York. We had a son. Relationship ended and she filed for cs. When this was done and payments were being m… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
39,981 satisfied customers
Hello, I was divorced in 2006 in AL, which is the state we
Hello, I was divorced in 2006 in AL, which is the state we married in, yet we both lived-in FL at the time of the divorce. We have 3 children. Child support and alimony were established in the DOM but… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
133,428 satisfied customers
My gf is owed $30,000 in alimony from a divorce that was finalized
My gf is owed $30,000 in alimony from a divorce that was finalized about 3 years ago. He never paid a cent. They were married in Florida & Divorced while living in Texas. He is & was in the military. … read more
Seattle Scott
Seattle Scott
Private practice attorney
995 satisfied customers
Can someone please tell me what is the next document to file?
Can someone please tell me what is the next document to file? My ex and I are doing this ourselves. We don't understand why our divorce is still pending. We stand hours in line at the self-help counte… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,418 satisfied customers
My 83 year old husband, retired Lt. Col., US Army Medical Services,
My 83 year old husband, retired Lt. Col., US Army Medical Services, has Alzheimers/Dementia and is in the VA Med Center Continuing Life Center, locked down Dementia Unit. I am his wife of 10 years, an… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
Can you please tell me what happens after I file a Motion for
Can you please tell me what happens after I file a Motion for Reconsideration (post-judgment) in a family law case in FL? What I need to know is does it require a hearing or does the judge simply revi… read more
Floridalegalanswer
Floridalegalanswer
Attorney
Attorney
427 satisfied customers
I live in Michigan. My ex-wife lives in Texas. Our divorce
I live in Michigan. My ex-wife lives in Texas. Our divorce was finalized in Martin county, Florida. She has filed papers and there is a hearing scheduled on May 8th for a "Civil Contempt/Enforcement".… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I live in texas. I have a 3 1/2 yr. old son. Im divorced from
I live in texas. I have a 3 1/2 yr. old son. I'm divorced from his father. I have sole custody and he is ordered to pay $500 a month in child support. He is in arrears $7,500.73. He moved 8 hours away… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
Hi Joseph,This is a strategy question...The categories
Hi Joseph, This is a strategy question... The categories of what comes next seem to be the usual custody, assets, alimony child support. My strategy is to file motions and exhibits for each. However, … read more
Joseph
Joseph
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,245 satisfied customers
I am in the possession of a Consent Order, dated January 28,
I am in the possession of a Consent Order, dated January 28, 2010 that was filed in the Superior Court of New Jersey Chancery Division: Family Part Morris County instructing my ex-wife (the original P… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
Does garnishment of wages or alimony cross state boundaries
Does garnishment of wages or alimony cross state boundaries? In other words, can a judgement in Florida for garnishment of wages be enforced in another state where the ex-spouse is employed?… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
My son has been sporadically employed over the last 3 years.
My son has been sporadically employed over the last 3 years. He moved to Florida from Conn to find a job and had one for about 5 months. During this time his wages and unemployment and tax returns wer… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
My ex-husband has not made his alimony payments and I am trying
My ex-husband has not made his alimony payments and I am trying to collect past alimony payments. I wasn't sure if there is way that the court can garnish his wages or anything else can be done to for… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 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