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
Got married in 1986 had 1 child. never divorced but havent
Second opinion] got married in 1986 had 1 child. never divorced but havent lived together as a married couple since appox. 1990. He's never paid one cent in child support. He is now getting a large se… read more
InformationForYou
InformationForYou
JD (law degree)
1,837 satisfied customers
I need a child support lawyer to help me. do you do free
i need a child support lawyer to help me . do you do free consultations.the case is in sacramento. im the father i live in klamathfalls Oregon. … read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
6,813 satisfied customers
The mother of my kids was arrested and the father had to
the mother of my kids was arrested and the father had to quit his job to raise the kids he had to move in with his dad and meanwhile or I can support the kids the whole time she was in jail for a year… read more
SuccESQ
SuccESQ
Juris Doctorate
1,466 satisfied customers
A couple of years in to my 15 year marriage, my mother in
A couple of years in to my 15 year marriage, my mother in law bought a house for us to live in. She put in the down payment and put the title in her trusts name. Now divorcing. I moved out and she fil… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,679 satisfied customers
8 want to if its good i deal to put my self on child support
Second opinion] 8 want to if its good i deal to put my self on child support befor it court ordered… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
5,675 satisfied customers
Im 66 years old paying child support arrearages. I make
im 66 years old paying child support arrearages. I make $700/mo, pay $135.00 health insurance/medicare/medicaid, on food stamps. and help with electric bills. I have COPD, PACEMAKER, ADD, and not in h… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
25,216 satisfied customers
If a mother claims that the father is absent when filing for
If a mother claims that the father is absent when filing for food stamps but they parents both live together and are raising the child together and the father gets a child support notification, where … read more
Sean K
Sean K
Attorney/Member
JD
4,215 satisfied customers
I just got a marriage license this time last year i was
I just got a marriage license this time last year i was behind by 6,000 on child support i put 3,000 down on at the time and i have been sending an extra 200 every month and they kept my tax return fo… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
74,510 satisfied customers
I am the great Aunt of a 16 yr old. She has lived with me
I am the great Aunt of a 16 yr old. She has lived with me for the last 5 years. Her mother and father were homeless and both drug addicts. The mother held custody of the 16 yr old, the father dies not… read more
Sue
Sue
Juris Doctorate
1,170 satisfied customers
I was wanting to know if in the state of AZ, can DES take my
Hi, I was wanting to know if in the state of AZ, can DES take my entire can arizona des garnish my Loss of consortium settlement from my fathers ( wrongful death lawsuit) ? Assistant: Thanks. Can you … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
, Ive had an insane amount of support of $860 a month,
Ive had an insane amount of support of $860 a month, they take out an extra $100 every week for arreage. im a union laborer and work seasonaly and have always provided everything i can. my kids are 18 and 20 and have paid over $100,000 in support and they say i owe over $30,000 … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,755 satisfied customers
I have a daughter who is 8 years old. I have been in her life
I have a daughter who is 8 years old. I have been in her life since the day she was born. Her mother and I lived together for the first 3 yrs in Florida. When we split she moved back to MA. I moved as… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
25,216 satisfied customers
I have 2 other children in my current marriage. One teenager
I have 2 other children in my current marriage. One teenager by another who wishes to now live with her father from that marriage in GA. I know child support will transfer over, but is it based on my … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
Hello, I just found out my ex husbands father passed away
Hello, I just found out my ex husbands father passed away a few days ago. My ex husband has never paid child support in the past seven years and owes approx. 160k. The child support order was filed in… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,871 satisfied customers
our son has had his daughter since october 2012 and has been
our son has had his daughter since october 2012 and has been providing for her 100 per cent my son and his daughters mother have never been married (both live in indiana) he has let her see their daug… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
me and my boyfriend of 12yrs have a 6yr old son, last year
me and my boyfriend of 12yrs have a 6yr old son, last year he applied for food stamps and tncare, but no welfare check. DHS put me on child support even though both reside with me, I have faxed Alice … read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
I have a son with a former girlfriend that I was unaware of
I have a son with a former girlfriend that I was unaware of for the first number of years of his life. He is now six and his mother has been married for over five years. In the one year gap between hi… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
i was in prison for 6 years am i responsible for child support
i was in prison for 6 years am i responsible for child support during that time, i never had an order before i went and when i got out 3 years ago me and my x agreed verbally to me sending a fixed amo… 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