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 had a child support hearing in family court today that was
Hi,I had a child support hearing in family court today that was supposed to determine paternity.I did my dna test like I was supposed to but the mother didn't cooperate and she did not show up in cour… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,273 satisfied customers
Trying to find out... if the father isn't on the birth
Trying to find out... if the father isn't on the birth certificate but took a dna test of the child without the mother's consent, can he use it to put his name on the birth certificate or only if it's… read more
Geoff Hamby
Geoff Hamby
Juris Doctor
211 satisfied customers
I was summonsed to court a few weeks ago for child support.
I was summonsed to court a few weeks ago for child support. I had my first hearing a few weeks ago and the judge asked if I was admitting to being the father or if I'd like a dna test. I asked for a d… read more
Drew Peterson
Drew Peterson
JD
885 satisfied customers
I was summonsed to court a few weeks ago for child support.
I was summonsed to court a few weeks ago for child support. I had my first hearing 2 weeks ago and the judge asked if I was admitting to being the father or if I'd like a dna test. I asked for a dna t… read more
Andres Sanchez
Andres Sanchez
Juris Doctorate
1,222 satisfied customers
I'm getting divorced in Arkansas. The ex wife has a baby
Hello, I'm getting divorced in Arkansas. The ex wife has a baby from another guy. We e been split up nearly two years already. My question is: do I need to put the new baby on the divorce papers? I do… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
5,891 satisfied customers
I want to file a motion to set aside an affidavit of
I want to file a motion to set aside an affidavit of parentage for a child that is not mine. What reasoning is acceptable? … read more
Sean Lopez
Sean Lopez
Managing Attorney
JD
2,734 satisfied customers
I have 2 minor children my deceased husband is not the
Hello I have 2 minor children my deceased husband is not the father how do I add the biological father to the birth certificate and change the kids last name to that of their biological father … read more
Lawyer Esquire
Lawyer Esquire
Juris Doctor
1,507 satisfied customers
I have 14 year old twin boys and my name isn't on the birth
I have 14 year old twin boys and my name isn't on the birth certificate. I have raised them since they were born.... child support did a test but they are not biologically mine , but I chose to still … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,249 satisfied customers
I have my first appearance in family court tomorrow. I'm
I have my first appearance in family court tomorrow. I'm being summonsed for child support. I'm not sure if I am the father and paternity has not been ordered yet. The kid is 6 years old and this is t… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
5,109 satisfied customers
I am in a custody battle with my ex, my daughter is now 6
Hello I am in a custody battle with my ex, my daughter is now 6 years old he has played the part of being the father but has never really supported her has only had her for 2 over nights and only gets… read more
Andres Sanchez
Andres Sanchez
Juris Doctorate
1,222 satisfied customers
I was wanting to know how I'm paying child support and my
I was wanting to know how I'm paying child support and my name isn't on the birth certificate and paternity was never established.… read more
Lawyer Esquire
Lawyer Esquire
Juris Doctor
1,507 satisfied customers
If the court order states that I, the custodial parent, must
If the court order states that I, the custodial parent, must drop my children off to their father's house on saturday at 8 and he has moved out of the residence, do i have still have to leave the chil… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
12,623 satisfied customers
If a woman had a child and there are two possibilities of a
If a woman had a child and there are two possibilities of a father but one is already on the birth certificate, whenever they do a DNA test and the one that isn't on the birth certificate happens to b… read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
1,060 satisfied customers
Theres this girl from the state of Pa and she recently told
There's this girl from the state of Pa and she recently told me she has a kid with me. I been giving her some money but I wanted to know if this was a bad idea if we ever went to c… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,855 satisfied customers
Iam married and live in Indiana with my wife. She is pregnant with
Iam married and live in Indiana with my wife. She is pregnant with her boyfriends baby. What are my options under the law??… read more
originallawyer
originallawyer
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
905 satisfied customers
hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX ann my question is their any way
hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX ann my question is their any way for me to get child support money that is paid dhs office for kids that was not mine… read more
romaellelaw
romaellelaw
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
127 satisfied customers
i have been order to pay child suport on a kid that has some
i have been order to pay child suport on a kid that has some one else last name dont know if he was listed as the legal father on the birth certificate cuz the R.O.S will not give me any information o… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
In the state of ohio does the father of a child born out of ...
In the state of ohio does the father of a child born out of wedlock have the right to have their name given to the child at birth. Ex: Chalen James Lockheed when the mother does not want to give the c… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 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