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 am the biological parent of my daughter but the man whom
I am the biological parent of my daughter but the man whom is on her birth certificate may not be her father can I fight for full custody and if I am granted full custody what happens if the biologica… read more
Sean Lopez
Sean Lopez
Managing Attorney
JD
1,656 satisfied customers
I need an attorney for my son, we are in Michigan, the
I need an attorney for my son, we are in Michigan, the mother of the baby in OK, she is trying to adopt baby to non family and refuses to allow father or his family to have anything to do with it. We … read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
1,008 satisfied customers
There! I had submitted an online application for child
Hi, there! I had submitted an online application for child support and received a document in the mail. It included notice if electronic filing, summons “serve” document, petitioners civil case inform… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
2,588 satisfied customers
Ex husband is claiming that my three year old son might be
ex husband is claiming that my three year old son might be his. I separated from him in June of2014. And we filed for divorce in August of 2014. I started dating my current husband in November and I c… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,790 satisfied customers
My son's ex-girlfriend had a baby 2 weeks ago. My son
My son's ex-girlfriend had a baby 2 weeks ago. My son suspected he might be the father but was unsure because she was cheating on him when she got pregnant. Soon after she found out she was pregnant S… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
5,496 satisfied customers
Are you familiar with Massachusetts child custody law?
Are you familiar with Massachusetts child custody law? … read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
4,704 satisfied customers
In the state of Kentucky, is a noncustodial parent
In the state of Kentucky, is a noncustodial parent responsible for child support if the custodial parent prohibits the noncustodial parent from establishing parental verification and rights via a DNA … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My friend's daughter is almost 8 weeks pregnant. she was going
My friend's daughter is almost 8 weeks pregnant. she was going out with someone other than her official boyfriend. The pregnancy time is almost conclusive that the boyfriend is the father. She is read… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
36,940 satisfied customers
Approximately six months ago my son signed an acknowledgement
Approximately six months ago my son signed an acknowledgement of paternity in the hospital after the birth of his alleged daughter. He was told by hospital staff that signing this form was “mandatory”… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,721 satisfied customers
My son has a 2 1/2 year old daughter whom he hasnt seen for
My son has a 2 1/2 year old daughter whom he hasn't seen for over a year. He and the mother never married or even lived together. They were both 18 when the child was born. My son didn't sign the birt… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,966 satisfied customers
In Florida, my estranged husband has custody of my son. He
In Florida, my estranged husband has custody of my son. He is not the boy's father. The judge was not aware of this fact when he awarded him custody. Is the order enforceable?… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,206 satisfied customers
How long does a biological father have to acknowledge paternity after another man signed
How long does a biological father have to acknowledge paternity after another man signed an acknowledgment of paternity? The biological father has been verified by DNA testing. How can the false ackno… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My daughter had her exboyfriend put on the birth certificate
My daughter had her exboyfriend put on the birth certificate as her sons father. Now they are living with other people and he has threatened to get the child and go somewhere that she will not find th… read more
AttorneyTom
AttorneyTom
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor, BSBA
9,130 satisfied customers
my sons ex-girlfriend was unsure of the paternity og the child.
my sons ex-girlfriend was unsure of the paternity og the child. When the child was born she put the other mans name on the birth certificate. She and my son did an at home paternity test which proves … read more
Lawyer Lori
Lawyer Lori
Attorney
JD - Attorney
1,834 satisfied customers
can a non biological man have rights over the biological parent
can a non biological man have rights over the biological parent if the non biological was legally separated from the mother b4 the child was conceived?… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My childs father does not have his name on the birth certificate,
My child's father does not have his name on the birth certificate, has never met his daughter, has has not paid child support, and signed an affidavit relinquishing his rights. A motion was filed, but… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,966 satisfied customers
I am in the military and i concieved a son in germany but had
I am in the military and i concieved a son in germany but had him in the states. The man who signed the birth certificate is not the bio father. We took a valid DNA test 3mths later. I know who the bi… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
1,494 satisfied customers
i want to know if i can get the man who signed as the ...
i want to know if i can get the man who signed as the father on my sons birth certificate, but is not the biological father and has had no contact with my son for almost 2 years except for a few birth… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
1,494 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