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 son got divorced, did mediation and now the kids are
Hello My son got divorced, did mediation and now the kids are older and some things in the papers he would like to change. His ex won't give a date or dates to pick so they can get this done. What are… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
37,773 satisfied customers
I live in Ga my husband has not seen his children in years
I live in Ga my husband has not seen his children in years due to a bitter ex wife she changed phone number would not allow the children to talk to him and told them their father doesn't care to see t… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
5,909 satisfied customers
I'm not sure if you show the response below My 21 yr old
I'm not sure if you show the response belowMy 21 yr old son's behavioral issues started when he was 15. I immediately found counseling for him. Twice he was admitted into a teen mental health hospital… read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
1,060 satisfied customers
My 17 year old son is refusing to go back to his moms. We
Second opinion] my 17 year old son is refusing to go back to his moms. We are divorced and have joint custody of him. She will not listen to what he wants and called the police last night, the police … read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
5,909 satisfied customers
I have a 17 year old daughter, we have joint custody, i am
i have a 17 year old daughter , we have joint custody, i am the custodial parent.in the state of Missouri. i have rules she dont want to follow so now she wants to live with dad and his boyfriend she … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
37,773 satisfied customers
I have a family law question about the judge in my divorce
I have a family law question about the judge in my divorce case in alaska … read more
SuccESQ
SuccESQ
Juris Doctorate
1,221 satisfied customers
How can I assist my daughter after her dad had her arrested
How can I assist my daughter after her dad had her arrested as a runaway. I have joint legal custody with him. He has not allowed her visitation with me and has the nonvisitation legalized through the… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
37,773 satisfied customers
Went thru a divorce some years back, we both have joint
went thru a divorce some years back , we both have joint legal and physical custody. I have him every other weekend. When my son turns 18, can he make a choice to live with me, or does he have to stay… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,966 satisfied customers
My son has joint custody of his 12 yr old son with his ex wife.
my son has joint custody of his 12 yr old son with his ex wife. the divorce decree was modified in july 2009, and he was given his son full time except for weekend visits, alternating holiday visits a… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
im from michigan my son was 16 when he was court ordered to
im from michigan my son was 16 when he was court ordered to live with me in that time i got full sole custody of him he turned 17 today and left on his moped to his moms says hes moving out legaly is … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I have recently been divorced. There were 2 children involved.
I have recently been divorced. There were 2 children involved. The oldest (8 yo daughter) is from her previous marriage yet I helped raise her from 3 months old. She only knows me as daddy. The younge… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,978 satisfied customers
I have been living with my father since January of 2013. I
I have been living with my father since January of 2013. I stopped living with my mother because she was unstable, unemployed, and extremely controlling, and was not allowing me to be educated. I was … read more
originallawyer
originallawyer
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
905 satisfied customers
My ex wife and I share joint physical and legal custody of
My ex wife and I share joint physical and legal custody of our two boys 6 and 8. We exchange custody every Friday, if she decides to stay in town for the weekend and actually pick them up to start her… 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
27,775 satisfied customers
I live in Ny, had residential custody of my 2 children for
I live in Ny, had residential custody of my 2 children for 15 years. My daughter is 18, my son will be 17 in 2 Months. A year and a half ago my ex filed cps charges against me and took the children di… read more
marriagedivorce-law
marriagedivorce-law
Attorney/Partner
Doctoral Degree
314 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding Child Support and my 17 year old
I have a question regarding Child Support and my 17 year old daughter. I have been divorced for 12 years now in Texas and been paying $1300.00 a month in CS. I did not have standard visitation, it was… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,443 satisfied customers
I am a father of 5 children, 4 of which are with my current
I am a father of 5 children, 4 of which are with my current wife and my oldest son lives with his mother (my ex-wife). My son turns 15 in August next month and he has been wanting to come and live wit… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,855 satisfied customers
my soon to be 17 year 10 month old son wants to leave my home
my soon to be 17 year 10 month old son wants to leave my home at 18 and move in with maternal grandma, but tell court he's living with his mom. i won legal custody 2 years ago and all rights to my son… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,978 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

42,172 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