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
If I filled for divorce on December 19, 2018 and my husband
If I filled for divorce on December 19, 2018 and my husband was served in February of 2019 and he signed the paperwork and we both agreed on everything in sharing joint custody of both of our children… read more
Michael J., Esq.
Michael J., Esq.
3,508 satisfied customers
I want to amend to file for divorce instead of separation.
I want to amend to file for divorce instead of separation. I'm looking for a good way to word it to the judge … read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
5,483 satisfied customers
I filed for a divorce in California using Online Divorce. I
Hi! I filed for a divorce in California using Online Divorce. I followed the steps and I'm currently in the 6mo waiting period. My biggest fear is that after 6mo they will say, "You are missing X, Y a… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
19,268 satisfied customers
Can anyone help me please, i've got confused ...trying to
Can anyone help me please , i've got confused ...trying to apply for citizenship naturalization, i've got divorced in state of California and requested a " Certified Copy Of The Divorce Decree" from S… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
My husband doesnt want a divorce. if he wont sign the papers
my husband doesnt want a divorce. if he wont sign the papers how long would it take to get a divorce? … read more
LawyerDavid
LawyerDavid
Vice President & General Counsel
Juris Doctor
641 satisfied customers
My daughter lived in tenn. her divorce papers said she had
My daughter lived in tenn. her divorce papers said she had to give her husband 3 month notice, she did then he went to court 2 months after she moved bank to Michigan,he went to the judge said he didn… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
I received a letter of procedural assistance conference, I
I received a letter of procedural assistance conference, I am in California. The letter dated on 4/27/16. I filed the divorce documents today 5/10/16. I am the petitioner. … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
19,268 satisfied customers
In divorce case..Can judge order both parents to share the
In divorce case..Can judge order both parents to share the private school tuition cost if one party opposes it and another party did not specifically ask for it??… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,978 satisfied customers
In California: if a couple was married, while married the
in California: if a couple was married, while married the husband signed the birth record/certificate as being the father and then they file for divorce and husband moved to texas. the wife's children… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
I am woking on doing my own divorce. My spouse already signed
I am woking on doing my own divorce. My spouse already signed the papers that were served. The 60 waiting period is now up and I am ready to turn in the JUDGEMENT OF DIVORCE forms. It is asking for th… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
Hi, my ex turned in all the final forms (judgement, entry of
Hi, my ex turned in all the final forms (judgement, entry of final judgment, etc) in Orange county,CA back in Nov. However, the court is running 3 months behind, so mostly likely we will not get a fin… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
1) I filed a petition for divorce about 5 month ago in
1) I filed a petition for divorce about 5 month ago in California. We underwent private mediation but not been able to reach 100 percent agreement on parenting time/child custody. Wife filed a respons… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
Texas divorce. 1.if you write out a divorce agreement and
Texas divorce. 1.if you write out a divorce agreement and have it gone thru by an attorney and your spouse agrees to it, and the judge signs off on it, is it only good until the next change of circums… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
For Steven Kincaid only....Hi, Steven. Im back, hopefully,
For Steven Kincaid only.... Hi, Steven. I'm back, hopefully, for the last time. I have a dilemma. My MSC was on 2/27 and we actually statused that day and got my divorce official. Yeay! My ex-husband … read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,457 satisfied customers
Hi, I am married to a woman from San Diego. Since about 5 years,
Hi, I am married to a woman from San Diego. Since about 5 years, we live separately and I don't know where she is now. Her father passed away and and she may have changed her name. I can't locate her.… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
To whom it may concern My son has been living with me for
To whom it may concern: My son has been living with me for the past three years and is now 16 years old. My wife is now demanding him to leave Idaho and move back with her in California. I was informe… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
Heres my problem. My wife filed for divorce in California
Here's my problem. My wife filed for divorce in California over a year ago. The court issued temporary orders of chilld support and marital support in the amount of 4,000 a month. At the time I had a … read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
i have a stipulation and order for my divorce signed and stamped
i have a stipulation and order for my divorce signed and stamped by the judge. What is the next step? what form for california do i need to fill out and file… read more
dkennedy
dkennedy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,122 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