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
Me and my soon be ex wife are getting a divorce and I wanted
Me and my soon be ex wife are getting a divorce and I wanted to know if she is entitled to my dads blazer that I inherited after we got married … read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,463 satisfied customers
I need to know the best route to take to ensure my ex
Hello I need to know the best route to take to ensure my ex husband ( who is self employed and has changed his income to pay the least amount of child support ) financially supports our last child of … read more
Clear Concise Advice
Clear Concise Advice
juris doctor
252 satisfied customers
I previously asked you about a friend, Billy, in Texas
I previously asked you about a friend, Billy, in Texas wanting to divorce his wife in California and if California would honor the decree from Texas forcing the sale of their house in California. Once… read more
David Walters
David Walters
Senior Litigation Counsel
Doctoral Degree
581 satisfied customers
If you've been married for 4 years, together 7 and in those
If you've been married for 4 years, together 7 and in those 4 years I did not work. My husband is disabled/retired military and gets SSDD. So roughly $70-80 000 per yr. I did not work for almost 3 yea… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
134,897 satisfied customers
Thank you for taking my question. I will try to nutshell it.
Thank you for taking my question. I will try to nutshell it. It has to do with a potential child custody battle between my best friend and his wife. The wife recently had divorce papers served to my f… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,025 satisfied customers
My brother ( 60 years old )has broke a protection order
My brother ( 60 years old )has broke a protection order against him 3 times over the last 2 years in New York City with his x girlfriend ( he now has 3 misdemeanors against him) . He has been out on b… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,025 satisfied customers
Man divorces wife1. W got house in city. Man got ranch. Man
Man divorces wife1. W got house in city. Man got ranch. Man meets new lady, is blinded by love. They begin to live together. M sells ranch b/c W2 wants to live in city. M sells ranch and a week later … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,722 satisfied customers
This is friend (Honestly). Arizona Divorce law? Divorce
This is for my friend (Honestly). Arizona Divorce law? Divorce decree is 70/30 wife/husband. Wife is in the habit of taking the kids to a doctor (braces, therapy,etc.) without asking, setting up futur… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,025 satisfied customers
My daughter has a 12 1/2 y/o daughter. she and the father
my daughter has a 12 1/2 y/o daughter. she and the father never married. they never went to court regarding any legal custody, they worked it all out themselves...visitation and child support. all has… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,025 satisfied customers
I signed the custody papers recently ... My husband gets physical
I signed the custody papers recently ... My husband gets physical custody of our 12 & 16 y.o.sons.This decision was influenced to a large extent by my older son telling the judge that they want to sta… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
My daughter in Texas is leaving a common law marriage with
My daughter in Texas is leaving a common law marriage with one dependent child to live with me in IN. Can she dissolve this marriage from IN?… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,978 satisfied customers
ok here is the scenario. Its a friend of a friend so i dont
ok here is the scenario. Its a friend of a friend so i dont have much info yet. Guy is in military but based in Texas and he is married. Girlfriend posts something on facebook, not sure what. Wife fin… read more
Lawyer Lori
Lawyer Lori
Attorney
JD - Attorney
1,834 satisfied customers
BACKGROUND: My 16 Step Son who has been an excellent student,
BACKGROUND: My 16 Step Son who has been an excellent student, very involved and committed to sports was busted at school for selling a small quantity of pot to another student. Apparently the other st… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,722 satisfied customers
For LegalGems: Regarding physically seperate in divorce definition,
For LegalGems: Regarding physically seperate in divorce definition, I married 8/1994, legally court documented that we seperated 4/1996. The primary home is under my name and he did not move out, I li… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
19,410 satisfied customers
my granddaughter lives in texas with her dad since she was
my granddaughter lives in texas with her dad since she was 11; she has a great school and friends. the problem is that he has become so controlling; she is now 17. she has been grounded most of the sc… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,879 satisfied customers
My son and his wife moved to Arizona from Michigan. She had
My son and his wife moved to Arizona from Michigan. She had a guy from Michigan come out there and then she wanted my son to move out and the guy and her lovers. My son came back to Michigan. Then she… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
12,488 satisfied customers
I am a grandmother who has sole custody of two grandchildren
I am a grandmother who has sole custody of two grandchildren 6 and 8 yrs. CPS in Texas were going to terminate parental rights due to drug charges on mom (and she didn't try to do anything CPS require… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
My father left my mom 5 days ago after 43 years of marriage ...
My father left my mom 5 days ago after 43 years of marriage to go live with his girlfriend that he''s been cheating with the last 4 years. My mom is not sure what steps to take. My father is extremely… read more
Jane Doe Deer
Jane Doe Deer
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
3,870 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

41,716 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