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
This is my question. I was married for 19 years and have
Hello there! This is my question. I was married for 19 years and have three children. Five years ago my ex-husband walked out of our lives for four years and went to Brazil (we live in Hong Kong). He … read more
Attorney2
Attorney2
Doctoral Degree
11,105 satisfied customers
My girlfriend will not sign the affidavit of paternity
My girlfriend will not sign the affidavit of paternity acknowledgement of paternity. She left New Mexico to California and have the baby there 2 months before birth. I have not been allowed to see my … read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
3,100 satisfied customers
My son and his girlfriend have a son who is now 4 years old.
My son and his girlfriend have a son who is now 4 years old. She became out raged when my son did not want to get married. They were living together, she moved out with the baby. When the baby was bor… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
42,583 satisfied customers
This is a case that covers decades and may not possible to
This is a case that covers decades and may not possible to take to trial. I just never thought of it before this. 1975 I marry woman I'll call Mrs. A. The first years are difficult, most due to financ… read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
6,621 satisfied customers
I have try to get my son a passport. my son is have been
I have try to get my son a passport. my son is have been abandoned for 12 years. I never claim cilcd support and that his biological father was never around now I'm marry to a military and want to obt… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
42,177 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding parental rights, child support,
I have a question regarding parental rights, child support, and what my options are as the father living out of state … read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
6,474 satisfied customers
My Daughter Husband was served papers last night for a
My Daughter Husband was served papers last night for a paternity suite for a girl he was with when he was 17 years old. his is now 23 years old. does he have any rights? will my daughter be responsibl… read more
Eric Y., Esq.
Eric Y., Esq.
Law/J.D.
2,760 satisfied customers
I have filed for divorce about 10 years ago in Arizona,
I have filed for divorce about 10 years ago in Arizona, moved to California about 4.5 years ago to be closer to my son (11 years old) father. He pays child support but after 11 years he for sure makes… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
I live in California and my son just found out he has a 7
I live in California and my son just found out he has a 7 year old daughter. The mother waited all this time before asking for a paternity test. She got married last year to the man that has raised th… read more
Bill Attorney
Bill Attorney
law
5,549 satisfied customers
50 yrs.ago I became pregnant by my fiance. I was 17 he was
50 yrs.ago I became pregnant by my fiance. I was 17 he was 18. The previous month on New Years Eve we went to Mexico to get married , that's was a popular thing to do then. But they wouldn't marry us.… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
7,818 satisfied customers
Our daughter is getting married in Bimini Bahamas in July
our daughter is getting married in Bimini Bahamas in July 2017 and she has a 14 year old son that lives with her full time and his father lives in Fl. she receives child support from the father BUT sh… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
42,583 satisfied customers
My son lives in Hawaii, Kauai County. He has filed for joint
My son lives in Hawaii, Kauai County. He has filed for joint custody of his daughter, who is two years old. He is mot married to his daughter's mother but they have lived together for past four years.… read more
originallawyer
originallawyer
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
905 satisfied customers
My bother was contacted by a 19-year old boy who believes he
My bother was contacted by a 19-year old boy who believes he is his father. The boy is now 25, married and has a 6 year old daughter. My bother and him have been in contact but he has not taken a DNA … read more
FamilyAnswer
FamilyAnswer
Juris Doctor
38,344 satisfied customers
My son's father was ordered to pay child support (In Germany)
My son's father was ordered to pay child support (In Germany) when my son was 2 yrs old. My son is now 32 and his father just showed up on Facebook after disappearing after 2 payments. My question is:… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,285 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
Im the custodial parent whos 18 year old child moved in with
I'm the custodial parent who's 18 year old child moved in with the non custodial parent. I live in Rhode Island and the non custodial parent lives in New York. In New York child support court- If the … read more
Samuel II
Samuel II
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
What rights does a father have for his child in Cuenca, Ecuador
What rights does a father have for his child in Cuenca, Ecuador if he has never married this child's mother? The father lives in the US, has his green card and will apply for citizenship this year. Th… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,592 satisfied customers
I live in Colorado Springs. My 16 year old desires to have
I live in Colorado Springs. My 16 year old desires to have his last name changed to his step-father's name. His biological father has been absent for most of his upbringing and they have no desire for… read more
VanDLaw
VanDLaw
Attorney
Juris Doctor
828 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

42,583 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